Law Hammer

Discrimination in UK Housing: Tenant Rights

Being discriminated against by your Landlord/Estate Agent is never a situation any tenant wants to find themselves in. However, it is important to be brushed up on the lingo and legislation involved when it comes to discrimination and be able to make an informed decision as to whether you have a legitimate case.

Rent Guarantor Sep 08, 2020
Big Bedroom

Landmark Oxford Airbnb Ruling Could Mean Tighter Short-Let Controls

Oxford City Council's bid to halt the use of a residential property in the city as a short-term let has been successful after a year-long battle. The home on William Street was previously used as a short-term let, however, following complaints from a neighbour, the council issued a planning enforcement notice to allow the owner to continue letting it out over short periods.

Rent Guarantor Sep 01, 2020

Section 8: What does it mean for Guarantors?

It’s easy to feel confused when it comes to the different legislations surrounding property and tenancies. Especially when you are acting as a Guarantor and suddenly a Section 8 notice is being issued to the tenant you are guaranteeing it can be a scary panic-stricken time.

Rent Guarantor Aug 25, 2020