Housing disrepair issues resolved after three years

22 Dec 2020 | William Ford
london apartments

Osbornes were instructed on behalf of a disabled tenant who had been decanted from her temporary accommodation for some three years whilst the local authority carried out repairs which should have taken months to repair. Court proceedings were issued by this firm due to the severe nature of the disrepair.

Counsel has now advised recently that our client’s general damages are in the region of £36,000.00.

You can find more housing disrepair case studies here.

If you are suffering from disrepair and your landlord has not taken steps to resolve the issues, the housing team at Osbornes can assist you. Depending on your circumstances and we can ensure repairs are undertaken, you are re-housed and you are compensated for any damages.

Contact our specialist team of housing disrepair lawyers by calling us or fill in online enquiry form and we will call you back.

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