Disrepair

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This Practice Note discusses disrepair claims in relation to social housing, setting out the legal basis for a claim and other the relevant factors that need to be...

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This Practice Note sets out the scope of and aims of the Pre-action Protocol for Housing Disrepair Cases (the Protocol), and the consequences of a failure to comply with...

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The Pre-action Protocol for Housing Disrepair Cases (the ‘Protocol’) applies to residential property situated in England and Wales and relates to claims by tenants and...

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STOP PRESS: The Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 is not yet in force. However, when it does come into force, it contains new provisions requiring the landlord to make sure...

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Unless there is clear wording to the contrary (eg a schedule of condition), a covenant to repair requires the tenant to undertake work that, having regard to the age,...

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Defects in design, faulty installation or the use of inappropriate or inadequate materials when building a property can lead to significant problems later on. In one...

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