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  • posted Anonymously, 24/11/2014 4:58 pm in Couple one over 65 bedroom tax advice

    I am over 65 and live in a small council flat. I suffer from spinal arthritis as well as other health problems. I have decided to swap my flat with a housing association tenant whose flat is slightly larger than mine I.e an extra small bedroom. I am looking ahead as I may eventually be confined to a wheel chair. I have been told that I would not have to pay the bedroom tax.  I live on my own and would be living on my own if the swap goes through. Does anyone know if I have to pay ...

  • From My own private domicile, 24/11/2014 4:36 pm in Mutual Exchanges

    The legislation that you're looking at relates to statutory overcrowding, you're looking at Part X of the Housing Act 1985.  Mutual exhanges are in s.92, which is Part IV. 

  • From Mark Sevia, 21/11/2014 7:07 pm in Service Charge Increase Legal? Moral?

    Its all over..Nottingjham Community Housing Association have successully had my cl;aim  for comepsanation for failing to provide the standards of care and support expected in their sheltered housing scheme thrown out on a legal technicality! . What a Farce. Social Housing? I dont Think So..and i have to pay half their  costs!

  • From Sarah Adams, 16/11/2014 3:46 pm in Is there an obligation to carryout gas & electric safety checks on Mutual Exchanges

    I do apologise if I am interupting anyones conversation (first time using this website)

  • From Paul Kennedy, 12/11/2014 6:11 pm in Is a Housing Association / Housing Co-operative tenant

    One point worth mentioning - a tenant who owns property elsewhere will not be entitled to Housing Benefit.

  • From F451, 10/11/2014 9:44 am in email address shown

    Good Job the Information Commisioner's Office did not get to hear about the mass release of personal data or IH would be in such deep do-do that their owners would be stretched to afford the fines.

  • From Dawn Young, 26/10/2014 4:34 pm in temporary decant

    I am in a hotel i cant get it re directed here i asked.

  • From Bob Tenant, 24/10/2014 2:37 pm in forced to end assured tenancy to start a joint one

    I'm not sure how tenancy procedures go in your sector, as I'm used to deal with landlord - tenant or agent - tenant direct relationships. However, a joint tenancy means exactly that 50/50 on everything regarded to the property in question. 

  • posted Anonymously, 22/10/2014 12:55 pm in HOUSING ASSOCIATION TENANT FAILURE

    Is it justme or do other people get irrationally annoyed when people post new topics on a thread that has been dead for years.

  • From jacki tbuckley, 20/10/2014 10:21 am in MOTHER WITH CANCER WANTS INFO ON HOUSING

    can anyone tell me if there is a way to link 2 posts of similar stories ?

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