October 21, 2019

Landlord vs tenant: When can you cut electricity or change the locks?

As a landlord in dispute with your tenant you may well be tempted to avoid the delay and cost of litigation by taking your own eviction […]
March 9, 2021

Landlords: Can You Cut Electricity to Collect Arrears or Evict?

Landlords can be sorely tempted to force defaulting tenants to settle their arrears (or to vacate the premises altogether) with a bit of instant “self-help” by […]
May 13, 2021

Landlord Liable for a Tragic “Freak” Flood Drowning

A recent High Court decision dealing with the tragic drowning of a toddler highlights once again the legal dangers faced by property owners who let out […]