Housing law – All

Oh wouldn’t it be loverly?

All I want is a room somewhere Far away from the cold night air With one enormous chair Oh, wouldn't it be loverly? Finally, a delayed look at the JUSTICE 'Solving Housing Disputes' report, which they announced as 'bold and ambitious'. Alas, I...

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Timing is everything

When does the main housing duty under s. 193, Housing Act 1996 to provide suitable accommodation to 'successful' homeless applicants, who currently are in a property, take effect?  Such a simple and important question; such tortured authorities,...

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Conceptualising damages for housing conditions – they don’t add up.

Conceptualising damages for housing conditions – they don’t add up.

We don't often run 'think-pieces' (this may be too generous a description), at least not when unattached to new case law, but the ongoing transformation of 'disrepair' into 'housing conditions' claims has got me (and I know others who write here)...

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