UK Law

Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Law Questions
Hello. My son has rented a flat in London for 5 months.
Hello. My son has rented a flat in London for 5 months. He and his flat mate have not missed any payments. 13 days ago the boiler broke - they haven't had not water or heating since then. 2 days ago t… read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,350 satisfied customers
My new tenant moved into my London flat less than two months
My new tenant moved into my London flat less than two months ago. Three week, I advised him of upcoming roof repairs and he now wants to break the contract (well before the breakout date) on the basis… read more
Thomas
Thomas
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
2,179 satisfied customers
My flatmate and I have a separate tenancy agreement with our
My flatmate and I have a separate tenancy agreement with our landlord in London. The landlord has just declared that they are moving in two more relatives into a spare bedroom. Can they do this, or is… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,900 satisfied customers
I have a serious problem with my upstairs neighbour.
I have a serious problem with my upstairs neighbour. I have owned a property in London for 13 years and throughout this time I have suffered intermittent leaks from the poorly maintained flat above me… read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,350 satisfied customers
My question is about noise and neighbours in the UK
My question is about noise and neighbours. We are renting a flat in a block, and as a concert pianists, practise the piano maybe five to eight hours per day on average, and never before 9 am or after … read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,350 satisfied customers
Our daughter owns her flat in a 12 year old block in east London.
Our daughter owns her flat in a 12 year old block in east London. The tenant in the flat above has flooded her kitchen and caused damage. The rental agent has told our daughter that as the tenant "mis… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
Master's Degree
11,008 satisfied customers
i have 2 questions 1; my son rented a flat which had a
i have 2 questions 1; my son rented a flat which had a 6 month contract. the contract started on the 31.01.11 and ended 31.07.11. my son left the property with out telling me moved else where. all ren… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,977 satisfied customers
I would like to ask you for your expert advice!! My landlord
I would like to ask you for your expert advice!! My landlord doesn't like me and is trying to find legal ways to make my life a living hell or move out of his flat. He recently came with the idea of p… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,900 satisfied customers
I am a Malaysia. I am interested in this property - http //www.primelocation.com/uk-
I am a Malaysia. I am interested in this property:- http://www.primelocation.com/uk-property-for-sale/localInfo/id/KFKE999000294/. I need to know for certain that the property 1. can have the lease ex… read more
Aston Lawyer
Aston Lawyer
Head of Residential Property
LLB (HONS)
3,756 satisfied customers
My daughter bought a ground floor flat - her ex boyfriend owns
My daughter bought a ground floor flat - her ex boyfriend owns the upstairs flat and the freehold. Six months later, he told her that he didn't want to be together anymore. He wants to extend the leas… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,900 satisfied customers
I am considering renting out a flat that I own in West London.
I am considering renting out a flat that I own in West London. Although the flat has been refurbished internally, the electricity supply to the building is in a poor state of repair The cables supplyi… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,977 satisfied customers
We have been good tenants for 11 years in North London getting
We have been good tenants for 11 years in North London getting on favourably with the landlady (very elderly) and her family, paying rent on time either by cash in person or directly into her son's ba… read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
6,275 satisfied customers
I am a director (out of 6)on the board of a company which is
I am a director (out of 6)on the board of a company which is specifically for administrating the affairs of the leaseholders of a block of flats in West London. So this is not a high powered board jus… read more
TNV
TNV
Bachelor's Degree
1,215 satisfied customers
Hi, We have received a wastewater bill from our landlord
Hi, We have received a wastewater bill from our landlord requesting £155 for a 365 day period, the only information on the bill was 'waste water charges for address ###, amount owed £155. Please send … read more
Chris_H
Chris_H
Consultant Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
1,081 satisfied customers
I had an assured shorthold tenancy for 1 year from Nov 2007
I had an assured shorthold tenancy for 1 year from Nov 2007 to Nov 2008 I found flat to be totally unsuitable as it was above a large boiler room for 75 other flats and the temperature was always 28+d… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,361 satisfied customers
The mangement company of the building where I own a flat have
The mangement company of the building where I own a flat have neglected to maintain the roof. The tenant has moved out as a result of the hole in the ceiling so I am losing £1700 per month income but … read more
Karen G
Karen G
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
493 satisfied customers
I am guarantor for my sons assured shorthold tenancy agreement.
I am guarantor for my son's assured shorthold tenancy agreement. A deposit is held with DPS. It ends June 2009. The house has one flat on three floors. My son occupies the top flat with two other stud… read more
PTS Law Ltd
PTS Law Ltd
35 years experience English Solicit
1,198 satisfied customers
should I pursue the landlord for return of deposit after the sudden death of my son
My son aged 43 died very suddenly on the 15th September 2008. He lived in a rented flat and the landlord refused to repay the deposit on the grounds that he was not given a months notice.The flat was … read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,361 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

9,299 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

3,882 satisfied customers

LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Jenny Mackenzie

Jenny Mackenzie

2,766 satisfied customers

Over 10 years experience in general legal matters

Matthew J

Matthew J

Solicitor

334 satisfied customers

4 y PQE (Partner) - Commercial / Residential Property & Property and Civil litigation experience

James Mather

James Mather

7,350 satisfied customers

Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

9,529 satisfied customers

family solictor with 25 years experience

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

2,179 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x