LANDLORDS & TENANTS.

Landlords, tenants and leased properties

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THE LONDON RENTAL MARKET IS BIG BUSINESS. NEARLY A MILLION HOMES IN THE CITY ARE RENTED AND LEASED COMMERCIAL PROPERTY ACCOUNTS FOR NEARLY 40% OF THE UK'S COMMERCIAL PROPERTY VALUE.

With so much at stake, managing relationships between landlords and tenants across the residential and commercial rented sector plays a big part in the UK economy.

That’s why it’s important the relationship between landlord and tenant gets off to the best possible start and that when things do go wrong, the problems are resolved as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Carlsons are experienced landlord and tenant solicitors servicing both the commercial and residential rented sectors, helping many landlord and tenants reach agreeable terms or mending relationships that have gone sour.

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES.

Expert legal advice for commerical landlords and tenants.

Whether you’re a commercial landlord or tenant who needs advice on lease terms, a landlord with a problem tenant or a commercial tenant with a problem landlord, we have the experience and expertise to help establish a good relationship from the outset or tackle and resolve the problems that may arise.

Our specialist knowledge and expertise means we’re highly-skilled in dealing with both contentious and non-contentious aspects of landlord and tenant law.

With a friendly, efficient and affordable service, offering clear, practical advice and backed with peerless local knowledge and a superb level of client care, we offer the peace of mind that comes from knowing you have years of legal experience working on your behalf.

We can help landlords with:

  • Dealing with tenants
  • Letting property
  • Ending a tenancy or lease
  • Disputes

We can help commercial tenants with:

  • Taking a lease
  • Ending a lease
  • Break clauses
  • Dealing with commercial landlords
  • Disputes

PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS WITH SPECIALIST LANDLORD AND TENANT ADVICE.

Whatever side of the relationship you are on, we can help you get things right from the very outset.

Our dedicated landlord and tenant solicitors, based in Whetstone, North London, can help you protect your business or investment interests from any future risk or ensure your property is managed to its best advantage, saving you time, money and hassle in the long run.

With extensive experience of acting for both sides, whether you are a commercial tenant or landlord, we can offer you clear advice and practical solutions on such matters as:

  • Assignments and sub-letting
  • Assured Shortholds and Tenancies
  • Enforcement of covenants
  • Forfeiture
  • Issuing proceedings for the possession of premises
  • Issues arising from the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954
  • Landlords' consents
  • Lease negotiation
  • Lease renewal
  • Leasehold enfranchisements
  • Recovery of service charges
  • Recovery of possession
  • Removal of unauthorised occupants
  • Rent reviews/rent arrears
  • Schedules of dilapidations

 

RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES.

Expert legal advice for residential tenants and landlords.

Our team of specialist London-based landlord and tenant solicitors in Whetstone have extensive knowledge and experience of all aspects of landlord and tenant law, enabling us to provide clear advice and practical solutions for landlords, property owners and tenants, alike, on matters such as:

  • Letting your property
  • Dealing with tenants
  • Ending a tenancy or lease
  • Assured shortholds and tenancies
  • Lease negotiation
  • Lease renewal
  • Lease extension
  • Freehold enfranchisement
  • Enforcement of covenants
  • Forfeiture
  • Issuing proceedings for the possession of premises
  • Recovery of service charges
  • Recovery of possession
  • Removal of unauthorised occupants
  • Rent reviews/rent arrears
  • Schedule of dilapidations
  • Disputes

WHEN THINGS GO WRONG, WE'RE ON HAND TO HELP YOU RESOLVE THE PROBLEM.

Sometimes a tenancy runs into difficulty and when it does, it’s vital to get it resolved quickly and efficiently in order to either protect your livelihood and minimise financial loss as a landlord or to safeguard your rights as a tenant. 


TENANT DISPUTES.

If a problem with a tenant is impacting negatively on you or your business, we can help you reach a quick and efficient resolution with: We can help landlords with advice on:

  • What to do if a tenant fails to pay rent
  • Tenants who damage your property
  • Tenants who refuse to make a repair
  • Tenants who break the terms of their tenancy agreement
  • And if things have already escalated, we can help with:
  • Advice on possession notices and the recovery of your property
  • Preparation and service of Section 8 and Section 21 Notices
  • Representation at court
  • Preparing evidence
  • Court correspondence
  • Arranging warrants and bailiff appointments

Our expert landlord and tenant solicitors will be on hand to guide and support you throughout your issue or dispute, explaining your rights and options and how any actions might affect you or your business.

Whatever the nature of your landlord and tenant matter, our skilled and professional landlord and tenant solicitors are here to achieve the best possible result for you and your business.


LANDLORD DISPUTES.

We can help residential tenants with advice on:

  • What to do if your landlord fails to meet their obligations
  • How to challenge claims your landlord makes against you

Whatever the nature of your landlord and tenant matter, our solicitors will support and advise you throughout your issues or dispute, explaining your rights, options and the likely outcome of any action.

Our specialist team are highly skilled in mediation and dispute resolution and will work hard to reach an agreement that avoids lengthy and costly court battles, with the aim of securing the best possible outcome for you.