In mid-June we held a social housing legal conference at Beaumont House that was, if our very own ‘exit polls/feedback forms’ are to be believed, a huge success.
On 17 June 2016 we will be holding our 2016 social housing legal conference.
In our 12 February 2016 update on Rent Reductions (Welfare Reform & Work Bill – Feb 2016) we highlighted issues raised in the ‘ping-pong’ stage of the Welfare Reform & Work Bill about whether service charges were to be excluded or not when calculating the 1% rent reduction.
An important update on rent reductions – Welfare Reform & Work Bill If you are in the process of calculating the forthcoming 1% rent reduction & sending out letters to tenants please read this! Are Service Charges to be excluded when calculating the 1% rent reduction? In the last session in the House of Lords […]
The Pre-Action Protocol for Possession claims by Social Landlords (“the Protocol”) has now been in force since 6th April 2015. Despite the fundamental errors in relation to Part 3 (mandatory grounds) of the Protocol, it has still not been amended by the Civil Procedure Rule Committee. As and when these amendments are made, we will […]