UK Property Law

Get UK property law questions answered by Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related UK Property Law Questions
Dear Caire, I am looking for a definitive answer to this
Dear Caire, I am looking for a definitive answer to this question: "If you a lessee, with a long residential lease with a share of the freehold (1/39 share of 39 flats), can you take in a 'lodger' (wi… read more
Clare
Clare
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
1,329 satisfied customers
I live in a new build block of 22 flats some of which have
Hi I live in a new build block of 22 flats some of which have balconies or patios. One flat's balcony is leaking into the flat below & has done so for some time. A section 20 notice has been served wi… read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
I, via a limited company own premises which have been empty
I, via a limited company own premises which have been empty for some years, but today I discovered as a result of a tip-off, that squatters had moved in last weekend. The building was previously used … read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
I am living in a building with 2 flats and common hallway
Hi I am living in a building with 2 flats and common hallway and stairs I bought this flat based on share ownweship 25% holding shares and pay rent to A2 dominion housing group. another flat has been … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
Hi. I hope you can help.I purchased a ground floor flat
Hi. I hope you can help. I purchased a ground floor flat in a block of 6 purpose-built flats (leasehold) in May 2003 (11 years ago). When I purchased the property, it had been refurbished. As part of … read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
Can my neighbour adversely possess my drain. The drain I
Can my neighbour adversely possess my drain. The drain I refer to is a drain that services just my property, but just my next door neighbour has the right to use the drain for the free flow of water a… read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
Hello I am sorry to have to bother you again after
Hello I am sorry to have to bother you again after such a long time but I need your advice again. I need to ask you a few more questions on this subject I'm afraid. Please bear with me if I am repeati… read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
Hi there.. A judge has asked me to provide reasons in law why
Hi there.. A judge has asked me to provide reasons in law why the tenancy I have with a lease-holder Mr Gone, (his was a 16 year lease) who has abandoned the property after signing a tenancy agreement… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Law
LLB
447 satisfied customers
I am very distressed after receiving this newly-created management
I am very distressed after receiving this 'newly-created' management company booklet? Is it legally binding? Some aspects of this booklet reflect significant changes to the conditions of service and a… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
We had some storms and high winds a couple of weeks ago. During
We had some storms and high winds a couple of weeks ago. During this the winds have blown a dorma flat roof loft extension off. The flat roof has been blown over the top of my house and part of it has… read more
INC
INC
Solicitor-Advocate
Master's Degree
816 satisfied customers
A couple who rented a flat under a joint AST have been given
A couple who rented a flat under a joint AST have been given the required 2 months' notice uder Section 21 that the tenancy will not be renewed. Vacant possession is required on 01 January 2012. One o… read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
We have just purchased the freehold (building, including one
We have just purchased the freehold (building, including one flat) and were advised (professionally) that we would own the structure including the external walls (for which we are responsible). On rea… read more
James Mather
James Mather
13,422 satisfied customers
Hi I act as freeholder for a block. am organising repairs.
Hi I act as freeholder for a block (director of RMC) in London. Two of the garages have a badly cracked rear wall, which was damaged some time ago. After finally agreeing with the damaging party that … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
I would like to know if it is legal to rent out my place for
I would like to know if it is legal to rent out my place for short term in the following scenarios: 1. I'm renting a flat from a landlord in a leasehold building. 2. I'm renting a flat from a landlord… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
Dear Sirs, I have owned my property for 11 years as a leaseholder.
Dear Sirs, I have owned my property for 11 years as a leaseholder. The previous freeholder sold nearly 18 months ago to a more active owner and freeholder. Currently ground rent is levied yearly at £5… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
Hi there, I have 3 spare rooms which I would like to rent out
Hi there, I have 3 spare rooms which I would like to rent out to lodgers but want to avoid any onerous legal / H&S issues. I have heard that more than two let rooms results in my property being classe… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
11,878 satisfied customers
My son is the owner of a Leasehold flat in London. He is wanting to remove
My son is the owner of a Leasehold flat in London. He is wanting to remove an en-suite shower cubicle which is situated in a main bedroom alcove and replace that space with an alcove-type cupboard/war… read more
Thomas
Thomas
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,815 satisfied customers
I am the owner of a two bedroom leasehold flat in central London.
I am the owner of a two bedroom leasehold flat in central London. Mu upstairs neighbour has laminate flooring throughout the flat but in the terms and conditions of the lease it states that all of the… read more
Aston Lawyer
Aston Lawyer
Property Solicitor
LLB (HONS)
1,742 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:

Aston Lawyer

Aston Lawyer

Property Solicitor

1,742 satisfied customers

LLB(HONS) 23 years of experience in dealing with Conveyancing and Property Law

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

7,815 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

1,329 satisfied customers

25 years exeperience

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

816 satisfied customers

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

Alex J.

Alex J.

Law

447 satisfied customers

LPC, 2 Years Conveyancing

Buachaill

Buachaill

Barrister

282 satisfied customers

Barrister 17 years experience

Matt J

Matt J

Solicitor

216 satisfied customers

LLB(HONS)

< 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