Call Us Today: 0161 850 9796

No Win No Fee Compensation

Your claim for disrepair i.e. forcing Housing Asscociation or Council to carry out repairs will not cost you anything because our fees will be paid by your Housing Asscociation or Council.

However, if we also recover compensation for you, we will agree with you a proportion of this as a success fee. If we do not recover compensation there will of course be no further charge to you. All of this can be explained when we speak to you.

No Win No Fee | Email:

No Win No Fee

Housing Disrepair Northfield

If Yes & Your Northfield Housing Association or Council is Ignoring You

Call 0808 169 4398 to receive FREE, no obligation advice

Get a FREE Consultation with our Northfield Housing Association Claim Experts Today
Simply Call 0808 169 4398

Call Back Request

Housing Disrepair Claims Northfield - What can I claim for?

We examine claims on a case to case basis. Areas you can declare for are:

  • Payment for residing in a property with disrepair
  • Personal effects that has actually been damaged due to disrepair
  • Injury to your health caused by the disrepair.

Just how much could I receive?

Our primary objective is to get your home fixed to your lawyer’s standard not to the property manager’s requirement. Everybody has a legal right to live in a well-maintained property.

A property manager will offer compensation depending upon the seriousness of the disrepair and the length of time, compensation differs on a case to case basis. You can also declare for any personal products you have actually needed to change due to the disrepair.

For your claim to succeed you need to have advised the Council. We can assist in helping you do this with no cost.

Damp or mould Problems

Pest or Rodent infestation.

Roofing, Windows, Gutters or Drains.

Structural defects to your property

Electrics or Boilers.

Flooding and water leakages.

Disrepair Claims Northfield

What is a Housing Association Repairs and Maintenance Policy on Health and Safety Standards?

There are particular health and wellness standards which apply to rented houses. By law, your home needs to be safe and in shape to live in when your tenancy starts and this must continue throughout the occupancy. From the beginning to the end of your tenancy, your housing association has responsibilities to fix and maintain safety of:. The gas supply and gas appliances they offer. Electrical wiring and electrical appliances they supply. Condensation, damp and mould are also common problems that you may stumble upon. You ought to report issues with this to your landlord right away. Every property owner, whether they are a regional authority or a housing association, has obligations to repair damp and mould, in addition to to identify the reason for the problem. After you’ve reported the issue, an inspection and repairs they are responsible for should be carried out. For example, if the condensation has actually taken place due to a failing to offer sufficient ventilation on their part, it’s their task to resolve the ventilation issue. Damp and mould can present a major risk to health, triggering breathing issues like asthma and bronchitis, particularly in young kids. This is why it is essential that you report it to your proprietor, which they sort it out as rapidly as possible. Everyone deserves a safe home. Are functions of your house unsafe, and has your social Housing landlord stopped working to make the required repair work? To learn more about your housing association duties to renters, get in touch.

Northfield Housing Association Tenant Responsibilities and Repair Obligations.

As a housing association tenant, you have a series of repair and upkeep commitments, primarily for functions inside your home. If you or somebody visiting your house accidentally or intentionally triggers damage, you’ll be the one accountable for repairing it. If something occurs and repair work is needed then you should tell your proprietor as soon as possible. They may agree to perform property repair and maintenance themselves and then recharge the cost to you, or they may consent to you fixing it. By law, in every tenancy contract it will state that you should admit for repair: your proprietor or their agent deserves to access your home as long as they offer you at least twenty-four hours notification. In an emergency situation, for example if a pipe has burst, and they can’t call you then they hold the right to enter the residential or commercial property without your consent. You are accountable for using your home in a “tenant-like” way, which typically implies:. Carrying out small repairs yourself i.e. changing merges and light bulbs. Keeping your house reasonably clean. Not triggering damage to the home – consisting of visitors. Utilizing any fixtures and fittings appropriately, for example, not obstructing a toilet by flushing something inappropriate down it. It is very important to keep in mind that at no point throughout the occupancy do you deserve to stop paying or decline to pay lease. Even if your landlord has stopped working to perform repairs, you should continue to pay rent until the end of the tenancy. If you think you ought to not need to pay the full amount, you can form a complaint with the property manager in which you can state your factors.

What Is A Housing Association?

No guide to making real estate association problems would be total without a complete description of what a real estate association is. These are non-profit making enterprises, which own multiple residential or commercial properties, and remain in business of leasing these homes out. Where a private property manager may just have one or a handful of properties, a real estate association could possibly be leasing hundreds at a time. All of the earnings made from leasing goes towards maintaining and enhancing the properties, as well as extending the property portfolio. Real estate association homes that are rented to low-income groups is frequently offered the name social housing. It is the actually non-profit making organisation you would make a claim for housing association settlement versus. We can help you with housing association settlement claims, call us on the number down at the end of this guide to discover how we can assist you.

Taking Your Housing Association to Court for Housing Disrepair

When you have finished your Housing association problems procedure, you will then have to wait 8 weeks. During this 8-week period, your Housing association must fix your complaint for you. If it does not, then you will need to bring a claims case versus them, which will either be settled out of court, or go to court for judgement. We can help you take your Housing associated to court. Call us at the number at the bottom of this page to find out how we can do this.

Call Back

Enter your basic info we’ll get in touch shortly