Section 21 Tenant Evictions Notices are now
6 MONTHS NOTICE - applies from 29th Aug 2020
The PIMS Tenancy Agreement complies with the Tenant Fees Ban June 2019
A finance company says that landlord and tenants relationships have never been better. 46% of tenants are now in direct contact with their landlords to clear up matters regarding the home, instead of having to deal through letting agents.
From the company's research of tenants found that the 46% dealt direct with their landlords, whilst 30% had never met or spoken to the owner and went through a letting agent. 24% have in fact seen their landlord but still had to resolve issues with their letting agent.
In London, where almost half of households live in rented homes, only 36% of tenants have dealings with their landlords, likewise in the North East 38% dealt direct.
Ian Williams, spokesman for the finance company, says: ‘It’s surprising that such a significant proportion of Brits who privately rent have never met their landlord. Being able to get in touch with the person who owns their property may provide additional peace of mind to renters that they know where to turn for a speedy response should there be a problem with their home.’
Immigration Act revised 2016 should a landlord or letting agent fail to ensure ALL tenants/occupiers have a righto reside for the duration of the tenancy then they may be fined £3000 for each breach. The Secretary of State may instruct the landlord to remove such persons without the need of a court order by way of reasonable force
Labour market enforcement - restriction on illegal migrants to work. A labour market enforcement undertaking (an “LME undertaking”) is an undertaking by the person giving it (the “subject”) to comply with any prohibitions, restrictions and requirements set out in the undertaking
Under section 42 of the County Courts Act 1984 it is possible for the Court to transfer a matter from the County Court to the High Court for enforcement but leave (permission) of the Court is required first. The transfer time varies from court to court and can take up to 28 days, but normally takes far less. An application to seek permission can be made either at the time of making the possession claim or after possession has been ordered.