UK Property Law

Get UK property law questions answered by Experts

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

Related UK Property Law Questions
Rent abatement for major building work on rented property.
Hi, I am currently renting a 1 bed, 3rd floor flat in East London and for the last 2 months, there has been major building works done to the whole terraced street, replacing all the windows on the fro… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,509 satisfied customers
Our Landlord has invoked her 6 month break clause in a fixed
Our Landlord has invoked her 6 month break clause in a fixed term 1 year contract, to ask us to leave giving 2 months notice prior to the 6th month date. To be out of her property dead on 6 months. Th… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,624 satisfied customers
my daughter is renting a flat from an estate agent on the ground
my daughter is renting a flat from an estate agent on the ground floor 2 months ago we noticed the floor of a cupboard next to the bathroom was soaking wet we called the estate agent they sent a plumb… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
I am a private tenant. I have been in this flat since 2009
I am a private tenant. I have been in this flat since 2009 and had lots of problems which eventually were dealt with. I live in a block of flats. My current problem is in June 2011 there was a severe … read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
Master's Degree
11,008 satisfied customers
I have been living in a private rented apartment in London
I have been living in a private rented apartment in London for 5 months now. It is a new build (I am the first person to live here). I have a standard tenancy agreement. The apartment is a two bed pen… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,509 satisfied customers
Good Evening,We are owners of a maisonette flat in a complex
Good Evening, We are owners of a maisonette flat in a complex of 72 flats. The freehold is owned by XXX property limited and all maisonette owners have shares and are members in this company. Director… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
Hi, we rented a flat in London more than one month ago. We
Hi, we rented a flat in London more than one month ago. We just moved here from Hong Kong. The building is very new, only finished construction about 6 months ago, so we are the first tenant of this f… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,509 satisfied customers
We are currently renting a property that is on the ground floor
We are currently renting a property that is on the ground floor (flat) there are 3 flats within the building which is converted, our landlady owns the top flat and our flat obviously, the middle flat … read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,509 satisfied customers
Hi, I currently rent a flat in London on the 1st floor of
Hi, I currently rent a flat in London on the 1st floor of a 4 floor complex. Around 4 months ago we encountered a small amount of damp on the ceiling of the flat in the bathroom. We initially contacte… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
I am the leasehold owner of a flat in North London. The management
I am the leasehold owner of a flat in North London. The management company appointed by the freehold owner undertook emergency repairs on the roof of the property, without informing myself or the two … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
Hi, I am wondering if you can help me. I am a leaseholder
Hi, I am wondering if you can help me. I am a leaseholder in a block of flats. There was leak on a hot water pipe which runs under my flat , which was the responsibility of the Managing Agents, as it … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
We are on a 12 month AST and have lived for 4 months of it
We are on a 12 month AST and have lived for 4 months of it paying full rent but with less than adequate hot water and in the last 2-3 months a central heating system which does not work in 3 of the 5 … read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
solicitor Advocate
36,756 satisfied customers
I have a property in London. The property is a 2-story house
I have a property in London. The property is a 2-story house with a back and a front garden that has been divided into 2 flats, one on the ground floor and mine, which is on the 1st floor. The deeds o… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
I have a property query in regard to our flat which I currently
I have a property query in regard to our flat which I currently have the mnortgage on. Whern I purchased the flat (which is on aleasehold) I was informed by our flats managing agents that we did not n… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
Hello, I have just moved into a one bedroom flat with my fiance.
Hello, I have just moved into a one bedroom flat with my fiance. We have paid 6 months rent in advance for our flat. After one month of being at this flat a terrible scent started to take over the roo… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
solicitor Advocate
36,756 satisfied customers
Hi My residential lease does not have a 6 month break clause
Hi My residential lease does not have a 6 month break clause but after 3 months living in my flat I have found out my landlord has this clause in his lease. Where do i stand as a tenant?… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,960 satisfied customers
Hi, please could someone give me some advise. I am the owner
Hi, please could someone give me some advise. I am the owner of a ground floor property, the upstairs is being rented out & the owner has very little interset in the overall upkeep of her property, i … read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am a small business owner, and I rent a unit from my landlord
I am a small business owner, and I rent a unit from my landlord for a warehouse/office space. When we returned to work on 4th Jan, our water pipes had frozen. They remained frozen until 8th Jan, and w… read more
Chris_H
Chris_H
Consultant Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
1,081 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:

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

1,343 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

1,332 satisfied customers

25 years exeperience

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

834 satisfied customers

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

Alex J.

Alex J.

Law

452 satisfied customers

LPC, 2 Years Conveyancing

Buachaill

Buachaill

Barrister

298 satisfied customers

Barrister 17 years experience

Matt J

Matt J

Solicitor

216 satisfied customers

LLB(HONS)

John Knox

John Knox

Solicitor

116 satisfied customers

solicitor with 8 years experience

< 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