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Our hob stopped working and our tenancy agreement states that
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i have carried out works with ot the landlords permission but
i have carried out works with ot the landlords permission but the landlords agent did and they didnt give it me in writing. How do i stand legally… read more
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I am privately renting a property in London, We have had
I am privately renting a property in London, We have had many problems since starting the tencany. Flat was not professionally cleaned when moving in, and builders had moved out the same day leaving m… read more
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Since moving to a flat 3 weeks agoweve have been without
Since 'moving' to a flat 3 weeks agowe've have been without hot water in the bathroom and an oven , which is the landlords, that could not work. It was not in the inventory checklist. We made it known… read more
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Not sure if I can get this question answered here but thought
Not sure if I can get this question answered here but thought I'd check. I living in a rented house with a few friends which is managed by a property agency. The issue we have is that the cooker in th… read more
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Jo C.
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what option does a tenant have to terminate an agreement, if
what option does a tenant have to terminate an agreement, if when he was given the keys the flat was filthy and there were many defect oven does not work, shower does not work, etc., the landlord was … read more
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when I moved into the property i am now renting there was a
when I moved into the property i am now renting there was a cooker wired into the mains and working. This has now ceased to work and when pointed out to my landlady, her response was that the property… read more
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Jo C.
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I have been living with one other person in a two-bedroom flat
I have been living with one other person in a two-bedroom flat since mid-April 2012. I took over someone else's contract when I moved in and signed in the joint tenancy agreement ends in Oct 2012. Aft… read more
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UK-Justice
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Following is my email I sent to my Agent. I was advised by
Following is my email I sent to my Agent. I was advised by my landlord over the phone to terminate the contract when I requested him to address following issues. Now, my worry is will I be liable to g… read more
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Jo C.
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my neice has just moved into a flat. The oven is not working
my neice has just moved into a flat. The oven is not working and the worktop around the hob is a wooden one that has large crack. when the hob is used the sealant around it starts to melt and the crac… read more
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Stuart J
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I have been renting a property for almost 2 years now from
I have been renting a property for almost 2 years now from a private landlord, there has never been an issue either from my side or the landlords. As our current tenancy agreement (Assured Shorthold T… read more
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Thomas Judge
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We rent a property and the GAS cooker is a seventies model
We rent a property and the GAS cooker is a seventies model and very delapidated. Recently we have found some of the hobs are not working and the oven itself is only partly cooking. We are concerned th… read more
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Thomas Judge
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we are tenants in a private tenancy agreement with a landlord
we are tenants in a private tenancy agreement with a landlord but have a faulty (dangerous) cooker/hobs that the landlord is not replacing or repairing. We wish to exit our tenancy agreement due to th… read more
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We werent told until after we had paid the deposit and first
We weren't told until after we had paid the deposit and first month's rent and were in the process of signing the tenancy agreement that the cooker in the property 'did not form part of the tenancy', … read more
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Claire D
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HI, Is there any way for a tenant to break a contract and
HI, Is there any way for a tenant to break a contract and leave the property due to the fact that there is always new minor problems arising in the propery? (ex. washing machine breaking down, and lan… read more
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Joshua
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Hello. I am renting the property from agency for 3 years. The
Hello. I am renting the property from agency for 3 years. The landlord lives abroad, so the agency has all responsibilities for this flat. It is nothing done there to improve this flat for all this ti… read more
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Jo C.
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last week i let a 1 bedroom flat to a polish girl, who said she wanted it for her self and her polish boy friend, but her boy friend was away in poland at the time. she paid the first months rent and … read more
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