Services for residential landlords

Renting-out a residential property can sometimes lead to disputes and problems for landlords. Disputes with tenants can often be highly emotive and can quickly become acrimonious. Seeking legal advice at the earliest opportunity is essential in these cases.

Landlord legal advice

Our expert team of property litigation solicitors are able to assist landlords with their legal rights and obligations, providing advice to resolve any disputes with their tenants as quickly as possible.

The team are able to advise on:

  • Tenancy agreements
  • Preparing notices for possession
  • Disrepair claims
  • Property damage
  • Tenancy deposit disputes
  • Rent arrears

We can advise on and serve all relevant Notices and represent Landlords in the appropriate Court proceedings, including Accelerated Possession Proceedings.

We offer possession actions for rented properties located anywhere in England and Wales and may also be able to provide this service on a fixed fee basis.

Our Debt Recovery service also provides an effective and economic way of recovering your money – including rent arrears.

Contact us to see how our expert property litigation team can help you.

  • "Nelsons...has a well-established reputation in property litigation, as is reflected by its ability to consistently win new work from regional and national clients. Its practice has gone from strength to strength under the leadership of team head Simon Waterfield, whose sole specialism is in property disputes; there has been a notable increase in work from developers. Boundary and easement disputes are among the drivers of activity for the firm, which also sees a strong flow of commercial landlord and tenant matters, such as contentious lease renewals, forfeiture disputes and dilapidations cases. Traveller eviction cases are another notable area of activity."

    Legal 500
  • "Nelsons' approach is always commercial, and you are always left with the feeling that its team is giving you the right advice, rather than the advice that feathers its own nest."

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Find out how Nelsons can help you. Contact our friendly team for a guaranteed fast response.

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