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Here are some notes and links to things referred to in the program:
As you can probably tell, this was not the first conversation Ben and I recorded! We selected it to be shown first as deposits can be such a big problem for landlords and the rules are often misunderstood.
Further information about tenancy deposit protection is available from the three schemes’ websites:
>> Click here to read a Landlord Law Blogpost about the Khuja and Choudhury case referred to by Tessa
>> Click here to read the Landlord Law Blog post about the landlord returning the deposit money in cash through the letter box with a police escort
>> Click here to read about the Charalambou v. Ng case referred to by Ben
For the benefit of legal pedants, note that strictly speaking a tenancy does not ‘run on’ as a periodic, the periodic tenancy is a new tenancy (called a statutory tenancy as it is there because s5 of the Housing Act 1988 says it is). However colloquially it is common to refer to it as ‘running on’.
Sam is a barrister at Arden Chambers in London, who also does training work for our Easy Law Training company. .
The two books Sam co-authors which were mentioned in the article are:
The blogs referred to are:
Items / websites referred to:
- The RLA page on Changes to Landlord Tax Relief – Budget 2015
- The Petition page
- Tackling rogue landlords and improving the private rental sector
- Consultation on Court Fee Rises
- Property Tribes
>> Click here to find out about the Update Course being taken by Sam