Landlord and Tenant

At Downs we specialise in disputes between both residential landlords and tenants.  

If you are a private individual in rented accommodation and you have an issue with your landlord, we can assist you with the following:

  • Claims for disrepair to the property
  • Protection of tenancy deposits
  • Defending possession claims
  • Harassment by landlords
  • Unlawful evictions
  • Management of service charges
  • Service charge disputes
  • Leasehold enfranchisements and lease extensions

We also act for individual landlords who let properties on residential tenancies and leases with regard to:

  • Recovery of rent arrears or service charges
  • Re-possession
  • Enforcement of lease terms

Our team have experience in advising and litigating within the First Tier Tribunal, County Court, High Court, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court on a range of property matters. 

Contact a member of our experienced Dispute Resolution team who will be able to advise you on your rights and provide you with straightforward, no nonsense advice.