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Landlords

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Latest Articles For Landlords

Retailer Escapes Winding Up Petition in Unique COVID-19 Ruling

The COVID-19 crisis has heralded such an avalanche of emergency legislation that it cannot be passed into law quickly enough. In a unique insolvency case, the High Court blocked a commercial landlord from presenting a winding up petition against a high-street retailer.

Private Landlords – Leaving Everything Up to Letting Agents Has Its Risks!

Residential landlords who fail to meet their extensive legal obligations put themselves at risk of severe financial consequences and reliance on the advice of professional letting agents is no defence.

Secure Your Financial Interest In A Property By Getting Legal Advice

A man spent hundreds of thousands of pounds renovating a country property and a barn so he could use them for holiday lets. However, as he had not sought legal advice he lost all of the money because he had no long- term secure tenancy.

Houses of Multiple Occupancy – When is a Storey Not a Storey?

The definition of what comprises a storey of a building was to be found in the following case heard at the High Court and landlords of Houses of Multiple Occupation (HMO's) should heed the decision to avoid prosecution.

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