Covid -19 and Residential Possession Actions

Since the first lockdown was imposed in March 2020 there have been a number of changes to the procedures relating to possession actions in respect of residential properties. The purpose was principally to alleviate the difficulties for tenants faced with possible unemployment or furloughing. As the situation has progressed some of the measures which were... Read more »

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Tenants not paying rents but you cannot evict them. So, Landlords, What to do?

A landlords reminder The new Coronavirus Act 2020 (the “Act”) temporarily prevents the landlords from repossessing their own properties when their business tenants fail to pay rents during the “relevant period” to 30 June 2021 (further extended in March 2021). This period might be extended in future. By saying “rents”, they include any sum payable under... Read more »

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