Video: Where are we now? Landlord and tenant update
Get the latest on forfeiture; commercial rent arrears recovery (CRAR); insolvency; and the government’s new code of practice for commercial property relationships, in this short video update.
New property code to unite businesses over COVID-19 rent issues
Learn more about the government’s new code of conduct to help commercial landlords and tenants work together and get through the pandemic.
Gas safety checks and S21 – the Court of Appeal speaks
The Court of Appeal has sided with private landlords in a case which threatened the way they could repossess properties. It’s an important judgment, which closes a legal loophole that previously prevented landlords from serving a Section 21 (S21) notice to terminate a tenancy.
Ban on evictions extended for a further two months
It has been announced that there will be an extension to the current suspension on possession actions until the 23 August. Here our property litigation lawyers explain the impact on landlords and tenants.
New requirements on electrical safety for private landlords
From 1 June 2020 private landlords will have new obligations to ensure that their rented residential properties meet electrical safety standards.
Tenant Fees Act update – more tenancies affected from 1 June
From the 1 June 2020, The Tenant Fees Act 2019 will apply to more than just new tenancies with prohibitions for private landlords and letting agents to note. Find out if your tenancies are affected.
Video: Landlord’s guide to insolvency proceedings
Rachel and Kelly take a brief look at the role that insolvency proceedings plays in the landlord and tenant relationship.
COVID-19: What’s next for commercial landlords and tenants?
Real estate dispute resolution lawyers Charlotte McMurchie and Rachel Templemen have some fresh insight for commercial landlords and tenants, now that forfeiture action has been suspended due to COVID-19.
Landlord’s repairing obligations during the coronavirus
Sarah Barratt and Rachel Templemen discuss the existing landlord repairing obligations, the new obligations imposed by the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018.
Landlord and Tenant Briefing
The Coronavirus has seen the UK public retreat on a mass scale to the comfort of their own homes with the country in effect …