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
The following general clause is present in the lease for
The following general clause is present in the lease for most leasehold flats in the UK."NOT to use the flat or any part thereof for any purpose other than that of a private dwelling."I would like to … read more
SolicitorRM
SolicitorRM
Director and Principal Solicitor
Master's Degree
134 satisfied customers
We were told a few years back that we couldn't stop owners
We were told a few years back that we couldn't stop owners renting out there flat. As this is not subletting however having read a recent article I am not so sure.The Forth schedule 9. (1). Says you c… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,912 satisfied customers
, we own a basement flat which has rising damp. Are the other
Hi, we own a basement flat which has rising damp. Are the other flat owners above us who share the lease also responsible for sharing the cost of the damp work? Thanks… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
7,350 satisfied customers
Type your question here. I am the Freeholder of a property
Type your question here. I am the Freeholder of a property where there is a lease for one flat which is mortgaged by Natwest. The Lessee purchased the property approximately 11 years ago. We have had … read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
7,350 satisfied customers
Hi Joshua,I have another legal problem/ question in relation
Attachment: 2014-06-11_203649_lease_336_kennington_roadsigned.pdf Hi Joshua, I have another legal problem/ question in relation to my freehold property. I followed your advice and issued demand notice… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
7,350 satisfied customers
As per Consect Order - The Respondent shall transfer to the
As per Consect Order - 'The Respondent shall transfer to the Petitioner within 28 days from the date of the Decree Absolut herein of all his legal estate and beneficial interest in the upper maisonett… read more
Clare
Clare
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
9,529 satisfied customers
Not to carry on or suffer to be carried on in or upon the demised premises
Not to carry on or suffer to be carried on in or upon the demised premises any trade manufacture or business of any description but to keep and use the demised premises and all building for the time b… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,992 satisfied customers
Is it possiboe to get out of a rental lease agreement in the
Is it possiboe to get out of a rental lease agreement in the UK for reasons of personal safety? My daughter has just moved into a flat 2 weeks ago and has already had her 2 flat mates assaulted on the… read more
Claire D
Claire D
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
3,045 satisfied customers
1) A friend has been living in an unfurnished flat since 1977.
1) A friend has been living in an unfurnished flat since 1977. He has never signed a lease. He thinks as a result that he has a statutary protected tenancy. t/f? 2) if one is true, does the rent act 1… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,912 satisfied customers
IF you are going buy your lease on your house, is there a set
IF you are going buy your lease on your house, is there a set way in which the price of the land is valued? Do I have to pay the full cost of there solicitors?… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,912 satisfied customers
Hello Andy You recently ansered a question for me and this
Hello Andy You recently ansered a question for me and this is a follow on. To re-cap, my upstairs neighbour (who rents her flat) is in breach of her lease as her floors are laminate and should be cove… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,992 satisfied customers
I am the owner of a residential leasehold apartment in a block
I am the owner of a residential leasehold apartment in a block of flats. I recently received a demand from the Leaseowners collection agents for an amount of money to 'register' the fact with them tha… read more
F E Smith
F E Smith
Bachelor's Degree
7,871 satisfied customers
Q from South Africa. My son has lost his job and cannot pay
Q from South Africa. My son has lost his job and cannot pay rent. He has a 2 year lease and is liable for the rent unless the property is relet. No offers yet. Any advise please.… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,467 satisfied customers
Hi, I need a barristers help here please. I own a freehold
Hi, I need a barristers help here please. I own a freehold SHOP & am the Lessor of 1 FLAT above it which I do not own & is held on a 99 year Lease. This says: "The Tenant hereby covenants with the Les… read more
Clare
Clare
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
9,529 satisfied customers
I am a leaseholder of a property in a council block in the
I am a leaseholder of a property in a council block in the UK. I had a new combi boiler installed in the flat and it was agreed that they would plumb the two taps, for bath and sink, to a mains supply… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,467 satisfied customers
1-Is it a valid and constructive argument to claim that if the landlord has a plannin
The landlord has breached oral promise to keep rent low after 25 years of evidence. On the representation of this low rent I bought my flat. After all it was the Church giving it. A land search was ca… read more
Tom Rogers
Tom Rogers
Principal
Bachelor's Degree
54 satisfied customers
I am a leaseholder and am subletting my Flat. The Lease has
I am a leaseholder and am subletting my Flat. The Lease has a covenant that states that I must obtain consent to sublet. There is no mention of a charge for this consent in the Lease. The Managing Age… read more
Majid1597
Majid1597
Bachelor's Degree
92 satisfied customers
Are any of your experts able to advise re landlord/managing
Are any of your experts able to advise re' landlord/managing agent refusing to provide supporting documents for large service charges 18,000 + 'till June 2007! Whilst we have received these demands th… read more
Ron Heywood
Ron Heywood
Lawyer
Post-Doctoral Degree
6 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

9,383 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

3,892 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

2,771 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

Stuart J

Stuart J

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