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My landlord dont want to give me my house deposite back. And

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My landlord don't want to give me my house deposite back. And I check if the deposit was insured and he's not... What should I do now?!
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  Remus2004 replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question. My name is Jo and I will try to help with this.

Why has this been refused please?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

He said the house need some repairing and he has spent £2700. I wanted to go to fix few things in the house and decorate some rooms and he didn't let me...

Expert:  Remus2004 replied 3 years ago.
What did he say was wrong exactly please?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

He check the house and he said was many things wrong. .. I rented the house 6 years ago and he done nothing in the house in this time... I just want to know if I can do something to take back my deposite

Expert:  Remus2004 replied 3 years ago.
Has he told you exactly what is wrong?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes. He made a list...carpet is dirty the house was not clean properly some walls damaged the kitchen furniture a bit damaged etc... He said he spent 2700 on everything. Can I do something?


 

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

What can I do?

Expert:  Remus2004 replied 3 years ago.
Do you accept what he says about the condition of the house?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Not really. I want to go to court. Is it going to be expensive for me?

Expert:  Remus2004 replied 3 years ago.
yes it could be.

What do you say about the condition of the house?