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Landlords’ Responsibilities for Repair and Maintenance

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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 ...

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Condensation and Mould Leaflet

Condensation and Mould Leaflet

Product Code: F027 An excellent guide for tenants on understanding about condensation and how to prevent it ...
Notify Tenant Attending to Carry out Works

Notify Tenant Attending to Carry out Works

Product Code: LT022 If works have been found necessary by a landlord or perhaps reported sometime ago by a ...
Re-Attending to Carry out Works

Re-Attending to Carry out Works

Product Code: LT023 Works may be required on a property and arrangements made with the tenant for access. ...
Gas Safety Inspection (Specific Date) Letter

Gas Safety Inspection (Specific Date) Letter

Product Code: :LT024 Under the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 it is a legal requirement ...
Gas Safety Inspection (Unspecified Date) Letter

Gas Safety Inspection (Unspecified Date) Letter

Product Code: :LT025 Under the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 it is a legal requirement ...
Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 1

Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 1

Product Code: LT026 It is a legal requirement to carry out a gas safety inspection and produce a record ...
Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 2

Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 2

Product Code: LT027 It is a legal requirement to carry out a gas safety inspection and produce a record ...
Inform Tenant of Works or Repairs Required After Inspection

Inform Tenant of Works or Repairs Required After Inspection

Product Code LT061 Often landlords and letting agents carry out routine inspections on their properties. After ...
Inform Tenant that Property Good Condition After Inspection

Inform Tenant that Property Good Condition After Inspection

Product Code LT062 Often landlords and letting agents carry out routine inspections on their ...
Consent For Tenant to Carry Out Decorating Works

Consent For Tenant to Carry Out Decorating Works

Product code: LT055 Often tenants want to do some decorating in their property but most standard tenancy ...
Complaint Appeal Prevention of Damage by Pests Act 1949 Notice

Complaint Appeal Prevention of Damage by Pests Act 1949 Notice

Product code: Appeal006 Under Section 4, Damage by Pests Act 1949 a local authority may serve a notice ...
Letter Asking Tenant to Maintain Garden

Letter Asking Tenant to Maintain Garden

Product code: LT063 After an inspection, it might be found that the tenant is not looking after or maintain the ...

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Fire damage – costs not covered by insurance

Hi Guildy Tenant has caused a fire in a top floor bedroom ( he admitted it was a candle he left burning ). The repairs are being done via my insurance, but there are 2 costs that ...

Gas check

Tenant buys a gas oven. Who is responsible for getting it installed and is landlord responsible to do yearly check on this? (more…)

Landlord obligation to replace furniture

We have a property that has a sofa which has broken, we used the guild agreement for the tenancy which doesn't specify furnished or unfurnished. Am I correct in thinking the landlord isn't ...

Reporting repairs – App or IT help?

I am a landlord of 82 properties and currently tenants only have my mobile number for reporting repairs - you can imagine this pings away night and day!!  So, I am wondering if other ...

Open stairs hand rail regulations

I have a house that on the lower ground floor has an open plan staircase, it has a hand rail one side but not the other, is it law that the land lord should provide another hand rail. (more…)

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