Residential Tenancy in UK Law

  • Renovations in lieu of rent in Spanish tenancy law
    • Nbr. 10-2, December 2018
    • Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law
    • 140-153
    Purpose: In the context of difficulties in access to housing, the Spanish Act 4/2013 introduced a new article 17.5 into the Act on Urban Leases 1994 (LAU). This paper regulates the so-called renova...
    ...... application of renovations in lieu of rent and determineswhether this new scheme,according to the current regulation, may representa true residential alternative forvulnerablepeople or if legislative reform is needed to promote its use.Keywords Housing, Spain, Renovations, Construction, Tenancy, ......
  • Helen Carr, Brendan Edgeworth and Caroline Hunter (eds), Law and the Precarious Home: Socio Legal Perspectives on the Home in Insecure Times
    • Nbr. , January 2019
    • Edinburgh Law Review
    • 144-146
    ......, which relate to contemporary debates surrounding reform of residential tenancy law across Britain and Ireland. The contributions in Part one are ......
  • Notices to Quit, Protective legislation and the Joint Tenancy Doctrine
    • Nbr. 48-4, July 1985
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... tenant, under what is now section 2 of the Rent Act 1977, at the end of the contractual term of a residential tenancy. The rationale of both decisions was that the legislative provisions concerned created rights in personurn. Lawton L.J. ......
  • Law enforcement by Australian consumer affairs agencies†
    • Nbr. 18-3, September 1985
    • Journal of Criminology (formerly Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology)
    Consumer affairs agencies in Australia generally rely on conciliation rather than law enforcement. Prosecutions are rare, and when they do occur, penalties are derisory. ...
    ...... crackdown in one particular area in South Australia - residential tenancies. TABLE 2 Convictions Obtained by Consumer Affairs ... 4 19 0 0 83/84 A dash me ans data not available NT o o o 1 1 Tenancy Offences Residential tenancies convictions relate to withholding ......
  • A coalition of the (un)willing?. The convergence of landlord and renter interests in the “right to rent”
    • Nbr. 11-2, July 2019
    • Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law
    • 121-134
    Purpose: The Immigration Act (2014) at Part 3 established a new regime with private landlords incurring penalties (and potentially criminal liability from 1 November 2016) if they allow a person di...
    ...... a coalescence of both tenant and landlordinterests, with the Residential Landlords’Association (RLA) a body representing over35,000 private ...To encompass both, thedefinition of a “residential tenancy agreement”was drawn broadly, extending beyond thevarious legal ......
  • Law and Poverty: Report of Commission of Inquiry into Poverty
    • Nbr. 9-1, March 1978
    • Federal Law Review
    ...... its consideration to the problems of tenants of residential accommodation. It relies on surveys and statistics to demon- strate ... residential accommodation be determined by a Residential Tenancy Board. The Board would have a lawyer as Chairman and two other ......
  • Re the Residential Tenancies Tribunal of New South Wales and Henderson; Ex Parte Defence Housing Authority (1997) 190 Clr 410: States' Power to Bind the Commonwealth
    • Nbr. 27-1, March 1999
    • Federal Law Review
    ...... to consider the extent to which a Commonwealth statutory body, the Defence Housing Authority, may be subject to State residential tenancy law. The High Court's decision in Henderson appears to expand the States' power to bind the Commonwealth, however, the precise scope of the ......
  • Silence and Sodomy: The Creation of Homosexual Identity in Law
    • Nbr. 61-1, January 1998
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... The Times 31 July 1997 (CA) (succession rights under private residential tenancy); Woking BC v Bistram 27 HLR 1 (CA) (homophobic abuse as ......
  • The Judicial Power of the Australian Capital Territory
    • Nbr. 27-1, March 1999
    • Federal Law Review
    ...... (3) exercises of judicial power by non-court bodies such as the Tenancy Tribunal and Residential Tenancies Tribunal would also be invalid. 28 ......
  • Tackling rogue landlords and substandard housing. Local authorities’ legal instruments and their effectiveness
    • Nbr. 11-1, April 2019
    • Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law
    • 2-19
    Purpose: In 2011, Dutch municipalities requested supplementary legal enforcement instruments to tackle rogue landlords and substandard housing. The national government implemented new legislation g...
    ......For example, Dutch tenancy law requires that landlords take care ofrenovation and maintenance of the ...and Bianchi,R. (2018), “Black market and residential tenancy contractsin SouthernEurope:new trends in private law measures”, ......
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