How To Comply With The Consumer Rights Act 2015

How To Comply With The Consumer Rights Act 2015

Updated 12 March 2019 to incorporate changes made by the Tenant Fees Act 2019  The main parts of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 which affect landlords and letting agents are now in force for England and Wales. Duty of letting agents to publicise fees etc Chapter 3 of...

No Breach of Repairing Obligation Until Notice and Reasonable Time (Within Demise)

Requirement of notice Where the landlord covenants to keep in repair property which is the possession of the tenant, his obligation is subject to an implied term to the effect that his liability does not arise until he has notice of the defect. ([Makin v Watkinson...

Measure of damages for breach of landlord’s covenant

Measure of damages for breach of landlord’s covenant This post is also linked from the England and Wales landlord handbooks. See more repairs information for England here and Wales here. Withholding rent whilst repairs are carried out Where the tenant does not...

Tenants Repairing Obligations

In a very important case, (Warren v. Keen [1953] 3 W.L.R. 702), Denning L.J. explained the definition of “tenant like manner” ... Please login or signup to continue reading this...