Having to evict a tenant is every landlords worst nightmare and it's often complex, our guides, section notices and know how will hopefully keep you on the right side of the law and lead to a successful case.

Tort Interference with Goods Act

How To Deal With Tenant's Goods At The End Of The Tenancy

  • 23/11/2017

You can find yourself in deep trouble if you dispose of your tenant's good incorrectly. This article explains how you should do it.

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Warning - penalties for non-compliance

Right to Rent: making Tenancy Agreements and Terms of Business Compliant

  • 17/01/2017

From 1 February 2016 all tenancies in England are subject to the Right to Rent scheme under Part 3 of the Immigration Act 2014.

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Supreme Court Decision

Newsflash: No Proportionality Required For Section 21 Eviction

  • 15/06/2016

In a rare piece of good news for private landlords in 2016 the supreme court has concluded that proportionality is not required when evicting under Section 21.

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HMO law

HMOs and Landlord Notices

  • 18/04/2016

I was recently instructed on an interesting case defending a prosecution for a series of HMO offences by a London borough with a substantial licencing scheme. The property was illegally sub-let which meant that the landlord was in breach of his existing licence conditions. The prosecution was defended at trial and the local authority withdrew all charges.

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Scam warning.

Landlords: Watch Out For Scam Rent to Rent Companies

Rent to rent can be a minefield at the best of times, but you should beware of that fact that it now seems to be attracting some real sharks.

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Tenant eviction faqs

Tenant Eviction FAQs

Visum can help with all aspects of tenant eviction. Getting the eviction process or eviction notices wrong in any way will be one of the most costly mistakes you can make. We can help with completion of Section 8 notices, Section 21 notices and court paperwork, and we can also advise on all aspects of the eviction process. Our eviction notices are solicitor checked and court tested. We have compiled the most commonly asked question and answers in relation to tenant eviction below.

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