It is essential that the relationship between the Landlord and the Tenant is correctly documented and that all parties understand their obligations and liabilities from the outset.
It is crucial that both parties negotiate the terms of the relationship, including what will happen should certain events occur (for example a property in need of a repair) in order to avoid costly disputes in the future.
We are able to assist Landlords and Tenants of residential and commercial properties in providing, reviewing, amending, and negotiating the documentation of the relationship.
There are few areas of law where political expediency has resulted in more frequent changes in the law and where a competent lawyers’ skills are required to advise the client whether or not some apparently insignificant detail has a fundamental impact upon the clients rights and duties.
There is a plethora of legislation regulating the relationship between Landlords and Tenants which differ significantly depending on if the relationship is with regard to residential or commercial property.
It is therefore important to seek specialist advice to ensure that you understand your obligations under the law and under the terms of the tenancy.
Ranson Houghton’s specialist solicitors take a commercial and practical approach to documenting the relationship between the Landlord and the Tenant and are able to provide fast and effective advice in this area.