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Housing Disrepair Compensation Manual

A landlord has a legal responsibility to sustain the exterior and framework of any house he or she rents out. If presently there is a problem that is possibly recognized in an examination or documented by a tenant, a landlord should carry out a qualified repair within a affordable amount of time. If presently there is a failing to do so, a tenant can claim compensation for the harm this negligence has triggered.

What could you claim compensation for?

If your landlord neglects to address a repair sometimes after you have offered a notice, you will be capable to go after a housing disrepair claim. If your case is effective, you will be granted a sum of compensation. The quantity will vary based upon the extent of harm and hassle you have experienced. However, all funds will cover the subsequent three elements:

- Damage to possessions

If your own possessions have been harmed as a direct result of the disrepair, you may be able to claim the cost of replacing or fixing these items. This might include, such as, the cost sustained due to broken bedding, clothing, curtains, carpets and rugs and furniture. The quantity of compensation for harm to your possessions will be determined by your solicitor.

- Damage to health

If your wellness has been negatively affected as a outcome of the disrepair, you will certainly be able to claim for the discomfort and struggling this has triggered you. The quantity of compensation for harm to your health will certainly reflect the degree of physical and psychological injury you have continual. It may also be feasible to recover other expenses you have sustained because of your bad health - for example, a loss of income.

- Inconvenience

If you have not been able to make use of your home in the regular way due to the fact of the disrepair, you will certainly be able to claim for the hassle you have experienced. Once again, the quantity of compensation will rely upon the degree of disruption that has been triggered.


To begin your housing disrepair claim, please call us on +44 1626 248 608. A housing disrepair claim can be a complex process. It’s our duty to make it as swift and simple as possible. We make this possible by working with the most experienced and successful solicitors who work solely in this sector.

Upon contacting us, we will examine your case and see if you are entitled to a housing disrepair claim and compensation. We are heavily committed to each case we take on and promise to perform to the highest level in winning you your claim.

Housing Disrepair Claims

To start your housing disrepair claim today or to find out more about claiming ... or give us a call for free on 01626 248608 and speak with one of our advisers.

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*No Win No Fee: Our No Win No Fee policy only applies to cases involving council owned properties and those owned by housing associations. No Win No Fee does not apply in cases where the property is owned by a private or commercial landlord.