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
Damage to my UK Rental house caused by neighbor, What should
Damage to my UK Rental house caused by neighbor, What should I do?I have a three bed, end terraced, buy-to-let house built in 1970, which is in immaculate condition (New gutters, new facias, newly rep… read more
Buachaill
Buachaill
Barrister
Master's Degree
305 satisfied customers
My neighbour has had an extension built to the rear of her
My neighbour has had an extension built to the rear of her property. The builders removed the adjoining building and have caused water damaged to my ceiling due to the edge on my neighbours side being… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
I live in a terraced house and have a problem with a
Hi there, I live in a terraced house and have a problem with a neighbour's leaky chimney. The chimney does not straddle the properties - we have our own chimney on the opposite side. The leak appears … read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
10,017 satisfied customers
I bought a terraced house that needed serious renovation. When
I bought a terraced house that needed serious renovation. When installing an RSJ beam my builder accidentally went through the party wall. He was very surprised as this was just a one brick thick wall… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
This is regarding the : Party Wall Act etc 1996: Section 6 Our
This is regarding the : Party Wall Act etc 1996: Section 6 Our neighbor is building a single storey side-rear extension. This extension will be within 30 centimeters away from our property. The excava… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
I have a gutter problem on the rear of my property. The
I have a gutter problem on the rear of my property. The layout of the property behind is complicated. At the point where the problem occurs, three properties connect, mine, an annex on the back of a s… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
i have a terraced property the guttering outlet union is on
i have a terraced property the guttering outlet union is on next doors property but the downpipe rund down my wall .. the union leaks and water cascades down into my basement window .also the outlet w… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
My flat roof butts on to the rear elevation of a neighbours
My flat roof butts on to the rear elevation of a neighbour's house and lead flashing covers the join. If there is any breakdown in the join does the neighbour have a duty to tell me immediately of any… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
I live in a Terrace house, my neighbour who we share a chimney/roof
I live in a Terrace house, my neighbour who we share a chimney/roof which was in need of repairs due to damp inside the house in both properties. My neighbour had their repaired already costing GBP5,0… read more
Alice H
Alice H
Solicitor of the Senior Courts
Bachelor's Degree
1,776 satisfied customers
Hello, Following a buildings surveyors inspection of my
Hello, Following a buildings surveyors inspection of my house to investigate water penetration I have been advised that I need to have the render on my gable end wall replaced. The gable end wall that… read more
Buachaill
Buachaill
Barrister
Master's Degree
305 satisfied customers
We have an end of terrace house which has the garage from the
We have an end of terrace house which has the garage from the next door property (away from the terraces) built in and then leads to their Roof Gardens on the other side, this was built I believe in t… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
Hello, My property, a mews house in London, is built right
Hello, My property, a mews house in London, is built right up to the boundary of my land. The rear exterior wall effectively acts as a one surface enclosing the garden of the main house, to which it h… read more
wingrovebuyer
wingrovebuyer
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
374 satisfied customers
My neighbour has built an single story extension at the rear
My neighbour has built an single story extension at the rear of her mid terraced house. As such it now butts up against my existing extension. The builder had to cut into my roof and build a parapet o… read more
Alice H
Alice H
Solicitor of the Senior Courts
Bachelor's Degree
1,776 satisfied customers
Our house (mews type) backs on to another and we share a wall. The
Our house (mews type) backs on to another and we share a wall. The neighbouring house is empty and in poor repair - a roof drain has blocked causing internal damp in our house, leading to a need to st… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
My end of terrace is being damaged as a result of water run
My end of terrace is being damaged as a result of water run off from the neighbouring co-joined property. The guttering from next door runs into my guttering, which is of a standard size. The issue is… read more
Stuart J
Stuart J
13,590 satisfied customers
My neighbours rear kitchen wall forms part of the boundary
My neighbour's rear kitchen wall forms part of the boundary line at the rear of our properties. Between this boundary wall and my property is a gap of approximate 4' which my dinning room window looks… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
10,017 satisfied customers
Good afternoon, My question is two-fold I live in a mid-terraced
Good afternoon, My question is two-fold: I live in a mid-terraced house, built in the 1920's, and share a party wall with an end terraced house. I have erected a 3 mtr square conservatory to the rear … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
29,614 satisfied customers
my neighbour gutter on there extention is overhanging our property.
my neighbour gutter on there extention is overhanging our property. It has not been maintained and when it rains causes water to cascade down our wall. This will eventually cause damp to come in our h… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Law
LLB
452 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

857 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

305 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