3 Years Running: Buy-To-Let Legal Services Award
Back in the summer, BBC South filmed me helping a landlord in Brighton. It was finally broadcast last night. For us at Landlord Action it was the same old story: Tenant trapped by housing laws and council regulations, no… more
Last night, we won the top award for Legal Services at the Landlord & Letting Awards 2010. This is the second consecutive year where we have taken home this award.
We are absolutely thrilled to once… more
Yesterday, we presented our Rebalancing The Law petition to Downing Street along with Mike Weatherley MP and Alan Ward, Chairman of the Residential Landlords Association.
A key ruling that affects landlords:
The Court of Appeal has ruled that as long as landlords have registered their deposit into one of the deposit protection schemes (and provided the “prescribed information”) any time before a Court hears the case, the landlord will avoid the penalty – currently three… more
Finally, I have managed to get onto Twitter. You will have to bear with me whilst I get used to it all. This is fairly new to me.
The great thing is that, now landlords and property people have another way to stay in touch with Landlord Action and myself.… more
Today, the Housing Minister, Mr Grant Shapps, has released a guide for landlords and home owners about dealing with Squatters.
It is encouraging to see that the Government are taking a proactive approach to helping property owners know how best to deal with cases of squatting. Preparing this guide will… more
Landlord action was set up by landlords for landlords with problem tenants. That is, tenants who are in rent arrears or break some other part of a tenancy agreement. Landlord & tenant law is a specialist area and we found solicitor charges were too much and too vague. When you have a bad tenant you want to evict them fast. Any landlord would want a bad tenant out. they want advice and help with the law. And that's what we do. We are experts in this area and unlike solicitors, we only act for landlords, never tenants. And we'll help recover the outstanding rent. Our free advice line is open to all landlords and we have carried out thousands of evictions.