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Category: Social Housing

The Challenges and Opportunities faced by Social Housing in light of reform of the Localism Act

The Challenges and Opportunities faced by Social Housing in light of reform of the Localism Act

Angela Macready, of Ison Harrison, along with Linda Stevenson, of QI Research, would like to invite you and your colleagues to a free workshop to discuss the challenges your organisation faces. Angela, among other specialisms is a legal advisor to the social housing sector and Linda facilitates dialogue between social housing associations and tenants, conducting…

Housing Trust’s appeal to strike out nuisance claim issued by tenant fails

Housing Trust’s appeal to strike out nuisance claim issued by tenant fails

This case could have real implications for landlords so is one to watch carefully. The tenant claims to have been suffering from nuisance on a paved area just outside their reception room for nearly four years (as well as nuisance from the communal areas). They issued proceedings against their landlord for failing to take reasonable…