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How is a Court Appointed Manager different from a regular property manager?
A Court Appointed Manager and a regular property manager differ in their appointment process, scope of authority, and the circumstances under which they are involved. Here are some key differences:- Appointment Process: A Court Appointed Manager is appointed by a cou...
How has the supply of properties to rent changed?
The number of properties available for rent in 2022 compared to 2021 decreased by nine percent. supply of properties to rent: The number of properties available for rent in 2022 compared to 2021 decreased by nine percent
How does this policy work with companies based overseas?
The court may choose to apply a Building Liability Order to a company based overseas if it is an associated company, which would be enforced in the normal manner.
How does the freezing of housing benefits affect renters?
It will prevent access to LHA or local housing allowance for those who rent their homes. Shelter suggests that tenants will lose nearly 1,000 yearly due to rising rents and the new benefits freeze.
how does The case of Plantation Wharf Management Co Ltd v Jackson deals with the interpretation and enforcement of restrictive covenants in relation to leasehold properties?
The case of Plantation Wharf Management Co Ltd v Jackson and Another is a notable legal case that deals with the interpretation and enforcement of restrictive covenants in relation to leasehold properties.In this case, Plantation Wharf Management Co Ltd (the claimant...
How does Selective Landlord Licensing improve a neighbourhood?
Selective Landlord Licencing will ensure proper and efficient management of houses rented out through private landlords or agencies. When the houses are in good condition, fewer will be vacant and a safer, stronger community will develop.
How does limited control over property enhancements hinder Net Zero efforts under leasehold tenure?
Leaseholders lack the freedom to make significant property changes due to not owning the land. This limitation obstructs the implementation of energy-efficient upgrades and renewable energy systems necessary for reaching Net Zero
How do I go about making alterations to my property?
Contact the SMSU Legal Services team who will advise further. Factors to be taken into account is what is permitted by the lease, are the proposed alterations structural, what possible harm could be caused if they were not carried out effectively.
How do I apply to the Tribunal for an appointed property manager?
To apply to the tribunal for an appointed property manager, you would generally follow these steps:- Review the eligibility criteria: Familiarize yourself with the specific eligibility requirements for applying to the tribunal for an appointed property manager. Th...
How can we become exempt from a CT600 service estimate corporation tax return?
Since the Self-Assessment for tax legislation was brought in many resident management companies have suddenly been presented with corporation tax returns. Because an SMSU-supported management company or right-to-manage company will be a non-profit making, not trade i...