Landlords the length and breadth of the country will (or should) be celebrating the House of Lords decision in the leading case of Lewisham v. Malcolm, (discussed by me previously here) and the … [Read more...]
This section contains posts about or commenting on significant legal cases in landlord & tenant law.
Readers who were interested in my earlier post on the landlord whose disabled tenant appealed against a possession order obtained under s21, will be interested in this quote from the final paragraph … [Read more...]
Speaking to a solicitor friend of mine recently who does housing association repossession work, she said bitterly that it seemed to be impossible nowadays to evict tenants who have any sort of … [Read more...]
Who’d be a smoker today? First, it was just a few places, then transport with the trains and buses bringing in a ban, now its banned practically everywhere! Happily, I gave up quite some time ago so … [Read more...]
Housing associations, in particular Riverside Housing Association, will have been popping champagne corks recently, to celebrate the result of the recent House of Lords decision in the case of … [Read more...]
There is an interesting report in the Times on a case, Williams v Richmond Court (Swansea) Ltd (heard on 14 December 2006), on disability discrimination. The landlord was appealing against the … [Read more...]