HOUSING RELATED MATTERS
- AuthorNigel Bescoby
On the 5 June 2020, the Housing Secretary made an announcement that the suspension of evictions from Private or Social Landlords would be extended until 23 August 2020.
As a result of this decision it is unlikely that the vast majority of possession Hearings will be heard until the end of August going forward. In addition to this announcement the Master of the Rolls is setting up a working group to look at appropriate arrangements for when Possession Claims resume.
It is clear that the above decision is going to have an impact upon Landlords and Tenants and those unsure of their position or needing advice should contact us.
Chattertons Solicitors have a specialist Housing Team who can be contacted via:-
Nigel Bescoby Chartered Legal Executive 01522 781474
Annette Wood Solicitor 01522 781476
Andrew Morley Chartered Legal Executive 01522 551154
This blog is written to raise awareness of the issues. While every effort has been made to ensure it is accurate at the time of publication it may not be updated even if the law changes. It is not intended to be specific legal advice and cannot be relied upon as such. Chattertons are not responsible or liable for any action or not taken as a result of this blog.