If you have answered yes to all three criteria you should call us on 0808 273 0900 to discuss a potential housing disrepair claim today.
As a tenant, there are often difficulties determining who is responsible for issues or repairs in your home. Generally, your tenancy agreement should outline what the tenant and what the landlord is responsible for maintaining and repairing. Sometimes it’s not as straightforward as being 100% landlord responsibility or 100% tenant duty to repair, maintain or pay.
To help make things easier for you, we’ve compiled the most common areas that we see confusion over. Simply click on the relevant icon below to find out who is responsible for what. We offer free legal advice, whether you have a valid claim or not, so if you need a helping hand, get in touch.
If your home has any of the below issues, then you could be eligible to make a claim:
If your landlord is not sticking to their responsibilities to repair any issues in your home, you may be able to make a housing disrepair claim.
You may also make a compensation claim for personal injury or an equality act claim if the housing disrepair has caused you physical or mental health issues, discrimination or has directly put you or anyone in the household at risk of harm, including high and sustained levels of stress and suffering.
Eligibility to make a housing disrepair claim depends on your individual situation. We have set criteria you need to be eligible for a claim. These can include:
If you’re unsure if you’re eligible, we can help. We can offer you free advice, whether we take on your claim or not, so if you’re unsure if you’re eligible to make a housing disrepair claim, then just get in touch. We are here to help.
To help you see at a glance, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most common areas in which there can be confusion over who is responsible for what. Click on the icons to find out who is responsible for what.
For an estimate only of how much compensation you could be entitled to, simply use our handy compensation calculator.
We will pay you £200 if you recommend a friend to us that has housing disrepair and we settle their claim