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Landlord and Tenant Disputes

We have a team of Solicitors and Partners in Eastbourne experienced in providing expert legal advice in Landlord and Tenant and property related matters. If you have a query please Click here to get in touch and we will be happy to discuss your situation with you.

For Landlords

Landlord and tenant relationships can encounter problems at any time. The legislation is complex and procedurally exact, making it stressful for landlords to evict a tenant. In recent years there have also been a number of changes in the legislation which has created a minefield that landlords need to navigate.

Getting things wrong at any stage can lead to wasted time and money. If you have a bad tenant who has fallen into arrears, or you simply want your property back as quickly as possible, we can help to resolve all manner of problems. Alternatively, perhaps you wish to defend a claim that has been made against you. Our team are on hand to help solve any situation as efficiently as possible.


Avoid the additional stress and worry of facing months with a problem tenant in your property. We are experts at recovering property and rent arrears owed to you by bad tenants. Stephen Rimmer LLP has been established in Eastbourne for over 30 years, and have a wealth of valuable experience acting for numerous landlords.

Fixed Fees

Don’t worry about spiralling legal costs! In many situations we can offer a fixed fee Landlord and Tenant Service so you know exactly where you stand from the outset. We can help you evict your tenant as quickly and as cheaply as possible. Please feel free to Click here to contact us for more information on our fixed fees.

For Agents

Are you a letting agent? If so, we know you will already be looking after your landlord customers, locating tenants, drafting Assured Shorthold Tenancies (ASTs), serving notices and managing property on their behalf. But what happens when you come across a bad tenant? We can help make your life easier by dealing with the problems, and will provide your customers with a quality service from a locally established firm with a strong litigation presence.

We offer letting agents free landlord and tenant telephone advice to help you answer any queries or deal with problems before they arise. We also provide a free email update service, specific to Landlord and Tenant, which offers all the latest essential information in a concise format. 

Contact a member of the department on 01323 644 222 to discuss our landlord and tenant services further.