Living In A House
Having a safe, affordable and happy place to live is really important to your sense of wellbeing and it can have a massive impact on your University experience. Most students will have a great time living with friends and have no major issues with their landlord or property. However, you may need advice on what your rights are and what you can do to resolve the issue. The following information covers the most common problems and issues.
My Landlord Is Selling The House/Has Mortgage Problems
If your landlord is selling up, or if they're having mortgage problems, your status as a tenant could be affected. But it might not be! Click on this box for more information on what this means for your house contract.
I Want To Get Out Of My Contract
For information on your contract, and how to get out of it, click this box.
Harassment And Illegal Eviction
If you feel you're being harrassed by your landlord, or are at risk of being illegally evicted from your home, this page should help you out on your rights and who can help.
Problems With Housemates
A clash of lifestyles and differing expectations and standards around cleaning etc can cause disputes to arise. For information on how you can deal with problematic housemates, click this box.
Problems With Neighbours
Most people have no problems with their neighbours, however, if you're having problems with yours, there are a few things you can do.
If you feel you're landlord is not treating you or your contract properly, this page might help you out.
Landlord Entering Your Home
For information on when and why your landlord is allowed to enter your rented home, visit this page.
My Landlord Wants Me Out
Having problems with your landlord? This page details your rights if your landlord wants you out of the house.
This page is about repairs in private rented housing. For information on your rights and responsibilities when it comes to house repairs, click this box.
This page is about rent and details surrounding it. For information on what you may be able to do about your rent, click this box.
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