Nearly Legal is a specialist housing law website, run by solicitors and barristers practising in the field.

The site provides information, updates and discussion on housing, leasehold and landlord & tenant law. It is all free, but it is just our opinions, not legal advice (we can't give legal advice here). Everything that the site offers is set out below.

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Universal Credit – here comes the homelessness

Social landlords have been panicking about Universal Credit for a bit, particularly those with experience in the pilot areas. But private landlords have been panicking too, and their panic takes a rather blunter and more immediately brutal form. GAP Property, a large landlord in the Grimsby area, has been staring at the introduction of Universal […]

Closing the Gaps – the failure of the law on health & safety at home

Three months ago we wrote about a research project and report on housing and health and safety law being carried out for Shelter by legal academics from the Universities of Kent and Bristol. Now the report has been completed. The report is here and summary here. It is a fine piece of work, highlighting with […]

Job Ad – Norwich

Shelter Paralegal – Entry Level £18,900 – £19,867 per annum (pro rata, 18.75 hours per week) plus excellent benefits Fixed term contract until August 2018 Norwich Closing date: 19 November 2017 at 11.30 pm We’re looking for a well-organised individual with a keen interest in law, and possibly some relevant legal experience, to join us […]

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