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Ash, Solicitor
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I have damp in my flat. A roofer says it is caused by problems

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I have damp in my flat. A roofer says it is caused by problems from my neighbours roof. My neighbours are not interested in co-operating. What should I do?

Alex Watts :

Hello my name is XXXXX XXXXX I will help you with this. Please note that I am a working Solicitor and may be on and offline as I have to attend Court and meet with clients, even at weekends. As such you may not get an instant response when you reply as this is not an ‘on demand’ live service, but rest assured I will be giving your question my immediate attention upon return. There is no need to wait here, you will get an email when I reply.


Alex Watts :

Do you have insurance please?

Customer: Yes, both landlord insurance for contents and building insurance.
Alex Watts :

Ok - you should make a claim on your insurance.

Alex Watts :

Then your insurance will make a claim on the neighbour and their insurance

Alex Watts :

It will all be dealt with through insurers.

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?

Customer: Great advice. Building or contents? I would assume building but just want to make sure.
Alex Watts : Building yes.
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