Victorian Terrace House Tenancy Fees

Is my section 21 notice valid?

Lydia Wawiye is a Solicitor in the Civil Litigation Department and can be contacted on 01323 434416 or by email lwa@stephenrimmer.com Landlords reminded to watch the small print  Landlords are breathing a sigh of relief over the news that a court has allowed an eviction notice despite a copy of the gas safety certificate not…

Victorian Terrace House Tenancy Fees

What are the rules for houses in multiple occupation?

Landlords who have not responded to legislation introduced last year to protect tenants in multiple occupancy properties are facing massive fines.  The latest involved a property in Lincoln, where landlord Julie Churchill was fined £40,000 for not having a licence for houses in multiple occupation and for failing to ensure the property was safe for the tenants. …

Victorian Terrace House Tenancy Fees

What are the new Tenancy Fees?

On 1st June this year, a new act came into force that has a profound effect on the rental market. It’s relevant not just for landlords and tenants, but for agencies that, to date, have made a very nice little living out of charging tenancy fees and administration costs for rentals. These fees have affected…

Serving Notice on New or Old Tenancies

To help keep landlords up to date Leonard Scudder in our Dispute Resolution Department has put together this guide to provide answers to the most frequently asked questions around serving notice. The provisions of the Deregulation Act 2015 and The Assured Shorthold Tenancy Notices and Prescribed Requirements Regulations 2015 introduced new requirements for serving a…