Housing law - tenant rights

For advice and assistance in relation to housing disrepair and tenant deposit issues contact us on 0203 816 9282. Our leading team of housing solicitors offer 30 minute telephone appointments nationally or face to face appointments in the North West for only £150.

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Housing law - areas of specialism

The team were ranked in the 2018 edition Chambers and Partners UK.

Our housing law solicitors have dealt with several leading reported cases including:

  • Riverside Housing v White 
  • Helena v Pinder 
  • Griffiths v St Helens MBC
  • Housing Disrepair Claims 

    If you are a tenant living in rented property which has fallen into disrepair and your landlord hasn't made the necessary improvements you may have a claim against your landlord. If your landlord has failed to repair faults it can be very distressing this brief guide explains the initial steps you should take to try and get your property repaired and what to do if the repairs aren't made.

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  • Housing Law - Mortgage Possession & Rent Arrears 

    Joanne Ellis, head of housing law at Stephensons gives an overview on the issues faced by residential tenants both social and private.

    Including how we could help if you are facing eviction or the repossession of your home.
    [youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8T5TqqXJzY"]

  • Tenancy Deposit Protection UK 

    Did you know that landlords are meant to protect your deposit? If your landlord hasn't used a registered scheme you can claim up to 3 times the deposit back as well as your original deposit.
    [youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXZsB7JtWvQ"]

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