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| Liam Kreibich

The tragic case of Awaab Ishak – landlord’s obligations in relation to mould

Awaab Ishak was two years old when he died as a result of a respiratory condition caused by mould in his home…

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A Fairer Private Rented Sector: Government Publishes White Paper

On 16 June 2022, the government published the Fairer Private Rented Sector White Paper, setting out its plans…

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| Liam Kreibich

Changes to Section 21 and Section 8 Notices from 1 October 2021

The amount of notice that landlords had to give when serving a Section 21 or Section 8 Notice on a residential…

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Smith Partneship Commercial Tenant Eviction

| Russell Davies

How to Evict a Commercial Tenant in the UK

As a landlord of a commercial property, you may be faced with a situation where you need to take back possession…

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Latest Judgment on Landlords’ Ability to Evict Tenants during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Judgment was handed down today (11 May 2020) by His Honour Judge Parfitt in the appeal case (Arkin -v- Marshall…

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| Liam Kreibich

The Tenant Fees Act 2019: What Will It Mean?

The Tenant Fees Act 2019 came into force on 1 June 2019. It will apply to all new tenancies (defined below…