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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
Rights on a Decant move 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 08/08/2013 1:34 pm
Mutual Exchange refusal and (potential) appeal 9 Last Post By Rose007 06/08/2013 11:11 pm
Extra Bedroom? 11 Last Post By Rose007 06/08/2013 10:38 pm
Can HA apply offered compensation payment to rent arrears? 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 05/08/2013 1:25 pm
Can i move back to my council house and get my partner to leave? 2 Last Post By Mrs D 05/08/2013 12:48 pm
Tricked out of Secure Tenancy 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 05/08/2013 12:45 pm
Downsizing/mutal Exhange 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 05/08/2013 10:20 am
Proof of Solo Tenancy 1 Last Post Posted Anonymously 31/07/2013 1:36 pm
Assigning Secure Tenancy To My Brother 1 Last Post By Housing Troll 29/07/2013 9:47 am
Changes to rent increases, confused? 3 Last Post By Paul Jones 28/07/2013 11:18 am
Several Cans of Worms 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 28/07/2013 10:57 am
How do you set up a supported living accomadation 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 26/07/2013 12:59 pm
Ms Jones 2 Last Post Posted Anonymously 25/07/2013 5:12 pm

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  • posted Anonymously, 17/09/2014 7:59 pm in Leaseholders' Obligations - Gas Safety

    I have a 90 year lease tenancy as a co-op tenant how does this affect me and can you please provide me with any law associated to your comments please.  I do have an interest in this.  Thank you.

  • From Paul Jones, 16/09/2014 0:04 am in Tenancy Succession - Urgent Advice

    Just to point out about "one of society's most vulnerable" : Addiction is an illness. Now, some addicts do terrible things and cause havoc. If this is the case then eviction should follow, but only after a recommoendation that the said addict go into recovery. There is a big difference between an active addict and someone clean and sober and causing no trouble. The second is a vulnerable person deserving of support. The first is generally a neighbour from hell.

  • posted Anonymously, 11/09/2014 2:55 pm in Consultancy to assess an "ill" house

    you dont specify what sort of illness and what, if any, signs of damage there are in your home. 

  • posted Anonymously, 10/09/2014 5:15 pm in Cannot Apply for a Parking Permit -request rejected by Council!

    If you belong to a motoring association they might be able to provide specialist legal advice. If your elderly mother lives with you then you might have additional rights under Equalities Act and/or human rights.

  • posted Anonymously, 03/09/2014 11:56 am in Circle 33 ENORMOUS market rent increase - any hope of challenging it?

    It is market rent, so of course it will increase as the market allows.

  • posted Anonymously, 28/08/2014 1:50 pm in Options for rehousing a person with mobility needs

    HI, Firstly the fact that two of you are working should really make no difference to the scenario although they may have a better chance in securing a private rented propetry is they wanted to do so.

  • From TrackDay, 27/08/2014 4:47 pm in What makes some estates worthy of regeneration while a lot are being demolished?

    Hi, first question last.  Park Hill Flats was one of the first of its type to be developed in England in the early 1960s.  The back to back terraced pre 1919 houses it replaced were highly unpopular.  The vision of Streets in the Sky had not been sullied by bad mangement, poor (in some cases) construction and thermal insulation, and anti-social behaviour.  As a result the flats were very popular when they first opened, and even up until the late 1980s many of the original tenants were still living there.  Later developments of similar flats in Sheffield failed to ...

  • From Housing Troll Returns, 27/08/2014 4:26 pm in Resident Scrutiny Committee Ascham Homes

    Crikey, is this what 'Ask the Experts' has devolved into?

  • posted Anonymously, 17/08/2014 7:15 pm in Removing a joint tennant

    seek legal advice on having the tenancy transferred into your name via a property transfer order.

  • From Tulyar, 10/08/2014 11:59 am in Transport cost reductions - benefits for landlord and tenant

    Thanks

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