Landlord & Tenant Law

What is Landlord and Tenant Law?

Landlord and Tenant deals with the contractual relationship between the owner of building, premises, or land and the persons they allow to occupy them. 

Apartment Building

What work we will undertake for you?

We can advise you on, draft and deal with the negotiation and the execution of the following.

 

  • Drafting tenancy agreements

  • Assignments and sub-letting

  • Assured Shortholds and Tenancies

  • Enforcement of covenants

  • Forfeiture

  • Eviction and repossession

  • Illegal eviction

  • Landlords’ consents

  • Lease negotiation

  • Lease renewal

  • Recovery of service charges

  • Recovery of possession

  • Removal of unauthorised occupants

  • Rent reviews/rent arrears

  • Damage to your property

  • Transfers and allocations of council accommodation

  • Homelessness applications

 

Time frame

This is dependant on the work requested. An estimated time frame will be provided at the time the firm accepts instructions

 

Fees

The fee earner in question will discuss the matter with you and it may be that he/she will agree a fixed fee with you for the work undertaken. All estimates will be exclusive of VAT.

If a fixed fee is not agreed, or is not deemed appropriate the following will apply

  1. A charge for all work undertaken in relation to this matter by a fully qualified Solicitor. Our hourly rates are.

 

   a)  £220.00 per hour, exclusive of VAT

   b)  £22.00 per letter out, exclusive of VAT

   c)   £22.00 per telephone call, exclusive of VAT. Any telephone call exceeding 6 minutes will be charged at our standard hourly rate.

   d)  £11.00 per letter in, exclusive of VAT.

 

   2. A charge for all work undertaken in relation to this matter by a Trainee Solicitor. Our hourly rates are.

 

   a)  £125.00 per hour, exclusive of VAT

   b)  £12.50 per letter out, exclusive of VAT

   c)  £12.50 per telephone call, exclusive of VAT. Any telephone call exceeding 6 minutes will be charged at our standard hourly rate.

   d) £6.25 per letter in, exclusive of VAT.

 

 

Disbursements

  1. Office copy entries - £3.00 (no VAT)

  2. Identification - £10.00, plus VAT

Any other disbursements will be discussed with the client prior to being incurred.

Fee earners specialising in this field.

 

  1. Huw Derfel Evans LLB (Hons) – Solicitor – 8+ years post qualification experience

 

   2. Jonathan David Crosskey LLB (Hons) – Solicitor– 8+ years post qualification experience

 

   3. Jonathan Mark Davies LLM (Hons) – Trainee Solicitor experience

 

   4. Calum David Breese LLM (Hons) – Trainee Solicitor experience

 

VAT

All VAT is currently charged at 20%.

Contact us to find out more or to arrange a consultation with an experienced Landlord and Tenant solicitor in Newtown or Llanidloes.