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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A Practical Approach to Housing Law

ISBN13: 9781859419151
ISBN: 1859419151
Published: January 2006
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £46.99

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This new title provides a unique combination of the law and practice of housing law. It provides a detailed yet accessible analysis of the most important areas of housing law that practitioners currently encounter. The context of each topic is considered, as well as the lawyer's role, case strategies, legal funding and client care issues. Useful source and precedent materials are included.

Housing law practitioners, LPC students and law degree students studying housing law will find this new text invaluable.

Housing Law
Part 1
Access to Accommodation
The Homelessness Legislation - Who Qualifies for Assistance
Local Authority Duties under the Homelessness Legislation
The Homelessness Legislation: Challenging Decisions
The Allocation of Accommodation
Community Care and Housing
Accommodation Children and Their Families
Housing for Asylum Seekers
Part 2
Security of Tenure
Private Landlord and Housing Association Lettings
Local Housing Authority Lettings
Possession Proceedings
Housing Benefit
Part 3
Disrepair and Defective Housing
Civil Liability for Disrepair
Criminal Action on Disrepair
Disrepair Proceedings
Part 4
Harassment and Illegal Eviction
Civil Remedies for Harrassment and Illegal Eviction
Criminal Action for Harassment and Illegal Eviction
Part 5
Relationship Breakdown and Rented Accommodation
Relationship Breakdown - The Rights and Obligations of Spouses and Cohabitees
Relationship Breakdown - Short Term Remedies - Occupation Orders
Relationship Breakdown - Long Term Remedies - Transfer of Tenancies