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Housing

Our housing law blog posts can both provide you with new insights into existing regulations and keep you up to speed with any changes in this important branch of the law.

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Rent double – when is your landlord allowed to increase the rent?

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 07 October 2015
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Do you know the rules of rent increases? Make sure you're aware of the legal restrictions on when your landlord can increase the rent – and by how much.

How new rules against revenge evictions will work

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 29 September 2015
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On October 1st, new regulations designed to prevent "retaliatory evictions" come into effect. Here's a look at how they will affect landlords and tenants.

Clearing house - how to evict a tenant

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 04 August 2015
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If you need to take back a rented property from a tenant, here is how you can do it.

The house always wins - your tenancy rights and how to enforce them

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 13 July 2015
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If you’re renting a home, you should make sure you know your legal rights as a tenant and how to use it, to ensure you aren’t treated unfairly or taken advantage of by your landlord.

Landlord almighty? 3 things you didn't know your landlord isn't allowed to do

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 12 May 2015
  2. Housing
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All too often, tenants believe themselves to be completely at the mercy of their landlord - so you might be surprised to learn that some things landlords commonly do are actually illegal.