Archives: Landlords

The Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 for commercial property

June 8, 2020 | By Guest Poster | No Comments | Filed in: Landlords.

The Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, LTA 1954, governs the rights and obligations of landlords and tenants of properties that are occupied for business purposes. The correct requirements of the LTA 1954 must be adhered to otherwise the provisions are unlikely to be enforceable, regardless if you are: a landlord wishing to lease out a • Read More »

Laws for UK Landlords

May 15, 2020 | By Guest Poster | No Comments | Filed in: Landlords.

Safety standards There are responsibilities that you need to meet if you own a property and you’re renting it out to guarantee not only the safety of your investment but of its tenants as well. This simply means that you have to make sure that the property is in a liveable state, and you need • Read More »

How do I fight my landlord for deposit?

May 12, 2020 | By Guest Poster | No Comments | Filed in: Landlords.

How to get your deposit back If you have an Assured Shorthold Tenancy, you could be eligible for a “no win, no fee” claim, you can also claim up to three times the original deposit amount. This applies to any form of rented accommodation from a private landlord. At the start of your tenancy, once • Read More »