Author: disrepairhelp

What should you do if your house is in disrepair?

Housing disrepair is defined as a rented property in urgent need of repairs in order to be safe/meet an acceptable standard for tenants to inhabit. Housing disrepair claims arise in instances where the landlord is refusing to cooperate in making the necessary repairs. Housing disrepair includes but is not limited to damp, mould and condensation […]

What are my Landlord’s Responsibilities?

Housing Disrepair – landlord’s responsibilities From a statutory point of view, under section 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985, the landlord is under a duty to keep in repair things such as : Exterior and structure of the house – this can include any pipes, walls, the roof, drains, windows and external doors […]