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Mutual Exchange Disaster. Is there anything I can do to rescue this? 3 Last Post By Rexroth 17/11/2013 12:43 pm
Should Excessive Service Charges be repaid to HB government department? 5 out of 5 stars 18 Last Post Posted Anonymously 13/11/2013 11:32 am
Cold Bridging 0 n/a
An investigation into whether charitable house-building partnerships can provide an effective model to reduce affordable housing 4 Last Post By Ronan Henry 11/11/2013 4:19 pm
TEMPORARY DECANTS 3 Last Post By N S 08/11/2013 4:35 pm
What is Slough Borough Council (SBC) doing!! 5 out of 5 stars 11 Last Post Posted Anonymously 08/11/2013 1:43 pm
What to do now? Mutual exchange 3 out of 5 stars 9 Last Post Posted Anonymously 05/11/2013 0:19 am
The effectiveness of Social and Affordable Housing schemes for the construction of new homes in England 3 Last Post By Ronan Henry 02/11/2013 1:13 pm
Water rates on Council Tenancies eviction 11 Last Post By Rehman Sheikh 01/11/2013 6:18 pm
Tenants Charter 2 Last Post By Rexroth 28/10/2013 12:00 pm
Right to buy. 3 Last Post Posted Anonymously 24/10/2013 1:04 pm
Joint tenancies/under occupying rules 1 Last Post By Stephen Davis 23/10/2013 3:25 pm
Homeless In Temporary Accomodation 0 n/a
problems with 3 way exchange 2 out of 5 stars 0 n/a
Service Charge increase, please, please help 3 Last Post Posted Anonymously 15/10/2013 10:56 am
Has my Landlord acted unlawfully 15 Last Post Posted Anonymously 11/10/2013 11:33 am
Tango Queen 1 Last Post By Rexroth 10/10/2013 8:16 am
Homelessness - Local Connection or No Local Connection 2 Last Post By I am The Secret Housing Officer 09/10/2013 1:56 pm
Builders defects refurbished flat 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 04/10/2013 11:06 am
decanted to different house advice please 2 Last Post By Mr Webb 03/10/2013 9:44 am
Mutual Exchange delays 1 Last Post By Rose007 30/09/2013 11:05 pm
dog being forcibly removed 4 Last Post Posted Anonymously 25/09/2013 3:14 pm
incomplete repairs 0 n/a
secure tenancy 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 20/09/2013 1:23 pm
Housing Assoiation's, ASB and Evidence Gathering 2 out of 5 stars 69 Last Post Posted Anonymously 20/09/2013 8:34 am
Confused about whether I have the Right to Acquire or Right to Buy?? 3 Last Post By I am The Secret Housing Officer 19/09/2013 2:17 pm
mutual exchange refusal 3 out of 5 stars 12 Last Post By michael cardona 18/09/2013 12:07 pm
Repairs 0 n/a
Fire risk or not? 2 out of 5 stars 5 Last Post By Colin Walker 12/09/2013 10:25 am
Getting out safely! 2 Last Post By Colin Walker 12/09/2013 10:02 am
Housing association :( please help 16 Last Post By kay bowden 12/09/2013 6:49 am
Assigning tenancy to my son 6 Last Post Posted Anonymously 11/09/2013 2:12 pm
Pet Ownership and tenancies. 5 Last Post Posted Anonymously 11/09/2013 12:55 pm
Lack of / Insifficient Hot water - rent reduction 0 n/a
Not on tenancy agreement after 18 years of marriage & wife terminally ill 4 Last Post By Denise Hayward 05/09/2013 8:53 am
Association Housing 4 Last Post By Chris Lewis 30/08/2013 2:13 pm
legal status of deed of assignment 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 28/08/2013 2:01 pm
Right to buy after succession 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 28/08/2013 1:54 pm
Am I entitled to RTB / PRTB? 3 Last Post By Rose007 24/08/2013 1:55 pm
Notice Of Seeking Possession Procedure - Downsizing 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 23/08/2013 0:44 am
Moving to a property with right to buy 9 Last Post Posted Anonymously 19/08/2013 11:44 am
discount with RTB, mutual exchange 3 Last Post Posted Anonymously 19/08/2013 11:38 am
Advise needed...Market rates in Right to Buy - does this mean the price of the last flat to sell on open market? 10 Last Post Posted Anonymously 19/08/2013 11:30 am
do i have reserved right to buy? 9 Last Post Posted Anonymously 19/08/2013 11:25 am
mutual exchange 4 Last Post By alex grimshaw 19/08/2013 11:19 am
Right to buy Problem 5 Last Post By alex grimshaw 19/08/2013 11:04 am
Eviction 0 n/a
Should I have been told of change of Tenancy 4 out of 5 stars 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 14/08/2013 1:16 pm
mutual exchange from a 1 bed to 2 bed 9 Last Post Posted Anonymously 14/08/2013 11:39 am
Any rights? 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 08/08/2013 7:50 pm

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  • From Rose007, 21/12/2014 4:22 pm in Death, Secure Tenancy, Downsizing and relatives moving in

    I advise you to seek proper advice on this.  There are many people that provide advice on this site that is not necessarily correct.  Have you now succeeded to the tenancy or is that still being looked into.  The Localism Act introduced further rules relating to succession.  caselaw is Newport CC v Charles considered by court of appeal.  The son kept up a pretence his mother was still alive when she had died a number of years previous.  The initial court hearing granted possession under Ground 16 which was overturned on appeal as more than 12 months had passed ...

  • posted Anonymously, 13/12/2014 5:01 pm in Shared Ownership and extending the lease

    Hi Again

  • From Zoheb Chaudhry, 27/11/2014 10:10 am in damp/ mould

    Hello there dawn,

  • From Zoheb Chaudhry, 27/11/2014 9:49 am in Damp,mould and disrepair- Professional Advice Please

    Hello there,

  • 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 given up , 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 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.

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