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Council House With Inch Wide Cracks

Council house with inch wide cracks Recent BBC news article has shown an example of how problematic the council housing can be. In the article, David Boase, a council tenant, explains that the house he has been living in for 6 years has "inch-wide" cracks outside and inside the home. He described the property as [...]

By |2019-10-21T16:53:05+00:00October 21st, 2019|Housing Disrepair|Comments Off on Council House With Inch Wide Cracks

Homeowner Discovers More Than 400 Faults in his New-Build Property

Homeowner discovers more than 400 faults in his new-build property. Buying a new build home can be incredibly exciting. Many future owners dream of having a new house and a fresh start. However, it is easy to get caught up in the fantasy and not realise the issues that come with many new-build houses. Joe [...]

By |2019-07-25T20:03:16+00:00July 9th, 2019|Compensation, Housing Disrepair|Comments Off on Homeowner Discovers More Than 400 Faults in his New-Build Property

Homeless Family Left in Cockroach Infested Homes

London council left a homeless family in a cockroach-infested, dirty and mouldy houses. The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman have published a report about an incident where London Borough of Haringey placed a homeless family in two properties and did not correctly handled the disrepair issues present. At their first property, the family reported [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:58:37+00:00May 12th, 2019|Claim, Compensation, Housing Disrepair, Legal, Rent, Solicitors|Comments Off on Homeless Family Left in Cockroach Infested Homes