Landlord & Tenant Disputes
Disputes can arise at all stages of the leasehold process, from the initial negotiation stages, right through to terminating the lease. It is more often than not that a leasehold dispute arises either because the landlord or the tenant has breached their contractual obligations contained within the lease, or because there is a conflict of interest between the parties. Monarch Solicitors property litigation team are highly experienced in dealing with leasehold disputes, whether the client is a landlord or a tenant, and aim to put an expeditious end to the dispute.
No matter what the substance of the issue, leasehold disputes are habitually and understandably stressful for all parties involved. This stress is heightened if the individual tries to tackle the dispute without the necessary legal representation. Monarch Solicitors can handle this stress for you, managing the case from start to finish, whilst doing our best to negotiate the right settlement and tackle the dispute head on.
Whether you are currently involved in a dispute, or are worried about a potential dispute, contacting us will help alleviate your worries, and rule out the potential of any unexpected costs which can often occur in leasehold cases.
We can provide advice to both landlords and tenants regarding all aspects of leaseholds, whether being a residential or commercial lease.
Common Problems for Landlords:
• Arrears (rent, ground rent, service charges, and other)
• Rent deposit disputes
• Damage to property(dilapidations)
• Breach of tenancy agreements
• Breach of covenant
Common Problems for Tenants:
• Facing eviction/repossession
• Unlawful eviction
• Repair work disputes
• Disputed arrears (rent, ground rent, service charges, and other)
• Rent deposit disputes
• Breach of tenancy agreement
• Breach of landlord’s statutory duty
If you are a landlord or a tenant and are experiencing issues with your property then contact our dedicated legal team.
For a free 30 minute consultation with one of our expert Landlord & Tenant dispute lawyers in Manchester, please contact us on 0161 464 8033 or fill in our online enquiry form.
We Offer Expert Advice On:
- Drafting tenancy agreements
- Analysis of your business to ensure you are operating in line with the law
- Property dilapidation
- Unfair lease agreement
- Misuse or misappropriation of deposit funds
- Statutory breaches by the landlord (such as entering without sufficient warning)
- Unlawful eviction
- Failure to meet agreed contractual obligations
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