Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 & Housing Disrepair
Upon completing this course you will:
- Understand what's necessary for you to do: what's new, what the law requires, what it covers and what it doesn't.
- How to minimise risk.
- Consider what defences may be available to you.
- How you should communicate with tenants, managers, surveyors and contractors effectively and with confidence.
What the course consists of:
The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018:
-Who this applies to.
-What it means for us.
-How it is different from our understanding of older law.
-Who is responsible for what.
-Standard of repair.
-What is repair/renewal/improvement.
-Duty of care and common parts.
-S.11 -16 Landlord and Tenant Act 1985.
-Set-off and counterclaims.
-Conditional Fee Agreements.
-Defensive Premises Act 1972.
-The Environmental Protection Act 1990.
Who should attend?
The course is for you if you are working in asset management and housing maintenance.
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