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Should I use a solicitor in Landlord and Tenant Act matters?

The most number of legal proceedings that are issued arise under the Landlord and Tenant Acts in relation to property disputes.  Solicitors are specialists who are able to interpret the various Landlord and Tenant Acts that govern the obligations on both landlords […]


How do I evict a non paying tenant?

If you are renting your property to someone who failed to pay you rent, then this will not give you an automatic right to kick him out of your property. In an effort to prevent unfair evictions, the laws under […]


Can a landlord withhold consent under the landlord and tenant act?

The Landlord and Tenant Act 1988 were passed to cure the mischief done by landlords in withholding consent unreasonably. Under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1988 a tenant may serve a written notice for consent. The landlord then has a […]


Does the landlord and tenant act cover licences and licensees?

No the Landlord and Tenant act 1945 does not cover licences and licensees. The Landlord and Tenant act 1945 only covers tenancies. Licences do not bind third parties and do not have the security of tenure provisions in the Landlord […]


Who is responsible for repairs under the landlord and tenant act?

The Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 sets out the landlord repair obligations. The landlord is responsible for keeping the exterior of the property in good repair, keeping all installation and infrastructure for the supply of gas, electricity, sewerage in good […]


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