Rollingsons Property Litigation team has significant experience in acting for both landlords and tenants in relation to all contentious property disputes including forfeiture, Houses in Multiple occupation, breaches of covenant and Party Wall disputes.
We have particular experience in acting for corporate landlords and asset managers including FTSE 250 companies and the largest private residential landlord in the UK and specialise in advising them about their Rent Act portfolios on issues relating to possession, abandonment and succession. We are also specialists in Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancy matters and regularly advise landlords both large and small as to how best to recover their properties.
The team also advises on a wide range of service charge issues relating to reasonableness of general service charges as well as major works costs and consultation and are often asked to advise on the content of consultation notices by both landlords and managing agents. We have particular experience in the First Tier Tribunal and have acted for corporate landlords in relation to claims made by large numbers of lessees concerning reasonableness of service charges.
The teams commercial property experience includes acting for landlords and tenants in relation to dilapidations and 1954 Act lease renewals with specific reference to contentious lease renewal proceedings.
In the social housing sector we have acted for various housing associations in relation to complex Service charge disputes, possessions, disrepair , and judicial review.
Whatever the nature of the dispute the team takes a commercial approach to its resolution, advising its clients as to the best options and seeking to actively manage as many issues as possible before they become contentious.