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Ash, Solicitor
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my landlord has gone into administration and is holding a 6

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my landlord has gone into administration and is holding a 6 month rent deposit of mine i have since learnt we now have new landlords and all rents are now to be paid to them . my question is am i entitled to my deposit back. this is a commercial property ..

Alex Watts : Hello my name is ***** ***** 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, but rest assured I will be giving your question my immediate attention upon return You do not need to wait here as you will get an email when I reply.
Alex Watts : You become a creditor, but the deposit should be transferred to the new landlord.
Alex Watts : If it is not transferred then you are a creditor of the old landlord and need to lodge a claim.
Alex Watts : But if the lease has been assigned so should have the deposit.
Alex Watts : Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
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