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Ash
Ash, Solicitor
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Experience:  Solicitor with 5+ years experience
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Good morning! I have a question... I am a tenant renting a

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Good morning! I have a question... I am a tenant renting a property, and my landlord is doing construction to the outside of our building. This has resulted in scaffolding covering my windows, blockage of view, loss of privacy and high noise levels coming from the building. I understand landlords are allowed to carry out repair works, but should they not make the tenant aware before hand? Do I have any support to my argument?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.What does your tenancy agreement say about repairs please?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Dear AlexThank you for getting back to me. Yes if we could speak by phone that would be great1 My number is *****Thank you
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Ok - when would be good? I am about to pop into Court
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Some time after 12pm if you dont mind.Thank you
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Ok, I am just in Court so you may need to remind me!
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi is it good time to chat?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Calling now. Alex
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Alex just one more question. What is the difference for us if they got planning permission before we moved in and after?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Before makes it stronger for you because they knew about it and didnt tell you. Its a stronger case for you.ALex