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Tenant Rights

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  • fixed term lease in Tenant Rights

    my fixed term lease is going to end after 29 days. it was 1 year lease. I want to continue staying in the flat. should I give the landlord any notice for that? and then if I want to leave after some month what should be the notice ...

  • Need advice for Shared house - owner occupied - no contract/lease in Tenant Rights

    Hey everyone, Almost 6 months ago I moved in a shared house which is owner occupied. I paid deposit+rent but I didn't get a receipt and we had only oral agreement without contract/lease. Now I feel that it's time f...

  • trouble with landlord need help! in Tenant Rights

    my bed broke four weeks ago and me and my partner have been sleeping on the matress on the floor in the mean time . our landlord has let himself in unnannounced before also. do i still owe him rent eve tho he has failed to provide...

  • Where to start? in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I moved into this house 7 months ago, since then we have had one disaster after the other. The whole kitchen wall units fell down on me- causing cuts, bruises and absolute shock to myself. They were not installed proper...

  • No contract....notice to be given? in Tenant Rights

    Hello, I can't seem to find a straight forward answer to my question. I moved into a flat with another girl in January. She has been living here two years. I signed no contract nor was notice to be given ever mentioned. She re...

  • What does in premises mean? in Tenant Rights

    Just wondering where is in premises does that include out the back in the garden or is it just in the house?

  • Does my landlord have to keep my deposit in a separate bank account? in Tenant Rights

    Does my landlord have to keep my security deposit in a separate bank account

  • My housemates friend moved in to replace tenant but turns out they are a couple in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I live in a 3 bedroom house. 3 people in total. A housemate moved out so the other housemate convinced me to let her friend take that room. She put a lot of pressure on me to let her friend move in. I was wary but decided to...

  • adding one tenant and possible dispute arising from it in Tenant Rights

    Hi there, thank you very much in advance for your advice guys! Let me explain my situation below. I am a tenant in a flat of: - 2 spacious rooms and 2 bathrooms - flatmates: 2, me and my friend - Contract regi...

  • Moving out from a property with no lease..... Still have to give particular amount of notice?? in Tenant Rights

    I have been renting a property for 2 years 2 months. We initially signed a contract for one year which expired in february 2013. We never renewed the lease and have continued to live here. I informed my landlord today that we...

  • Overhanging flag from above in Tenant Rights

    Hi there, I was just wondering whether anyone might help me.... I am living in an apartment block in Limerick City, and the person living above me has a large tricolour flag hanging down from one of his windows. Fo...

  • [Survey] Save money on energy bills with Energy Monitors in Tenant Rights

    Hi, My name is Frederick Ikoli and I am a student in the School of Computer Science and Statistics, at Trinity College Dublin. I am conducting a research that relates to home energy management using In-home Displays ...

  • Deposit and 1st months rent paid, no keys received due to 'receiver not giving the go ahead'. in Tenant Rights

    Exactly a month ago today, I went to a house viewing with my partner, loved it, and handed over the deposit and first months rent to the letting agent, also receiving a receipt from the agency. This was on a Thursday, and...

  • Lease renew - Part 4? in Tenant Rights

    Hi, Wondering can anyone help me out with this. We've been renting the same apartment for 2 years and are due to go into the third year. The landlord wants to up the rent by 100euro and wants us to sign a new lease. Now the r...

  • Receiver appointed but tenant never notified and landlord has had 14 months rent! in Tenant Rights

    The house I rent went into receivership 15/1/2013, I have been in it nearly 3 years. I have no lease or tenancy agreement. The receiver said they didn\'t know anyone lived in the house. It came to light when they changed the ...

  • LL said pets ok and now changed his mind in Tenant Rights

    My girlfriend and I moved into an apartment about 4 months ago. We had the viewing with the husband of the landlady. When we viewed the apartment, we asked the landlord if pets were allowed. He first said that his wife wont l...

  • house of horrors !!! in Tenant Rights

    what can i do ? so me and my partner went to view a house with our estate agency and there was a few things to be done to it and he said they would be fixed before we paid our first months rent 650e we had already paid our deposit...

  • Subletting without contract in Tenant Rights

    Hello! I share a room in dublin 2 for 1 months now. I never sign any contract. Every month i give the money of the rent to my roommate, who give the rent to the landlord. But now, my roommate let me a choice : stay in this room ...

  • please someone help..whats your opinion ?!! in Tenant Rights

    can someone help me out!! we were due to move into a new house this week. We paid our 650 deposit last week(thursday) after viewing it.There were a family in it who were moving out that weekend and were gone on Tuesday. We...

  • Moving out before lease is up in Tenant Rights

    I am renting and signed a lease. I want to move out before it is finished, but if I do I will lose my deposit. I am forced to try to find someone else to take my place before I can have my deposit back. Does anyone have any ad...

  • bills in Tenant Rights

    i got the bill amount from my landlord to pay gas bill 400 e for the last 6 months..i didnt use gas for 6 months ,although in this period i was away of country for 6 weeks..do i have rights to ask landlord to show me bill?

  • Lease Signed, Deposit paid, Access refuse past move-in date in Tenant Rights

    I have signed a lease agreement on a commercial property and paid a deposit. The landlord has refused to give me keys saying that he had not thought deeply enough and now wishes to change the lease adding restrictions ...

  • deposit in Tenant Rights

    hi im currently renting a house with my partner and our 3 kids . we signed a 1 year lease and are now 7 months into it the problems are endless .... no.1 when we moved into house we were promised the house would be painted , bro...

  • No Rent in Tenant Rights

    Our landlord was foreclosed on at the end of November and the debt was to be collected by a third party. We were told to stop paying rent which we did. The valuer came to check out the place and there were no issues. The third pa...

  • Partial rent refund in Tenant Rights

    Hi all, I am hoping that you might be able to give me your advice on our issue. We have been renting a house for almost 2 years and the landlord has given us notice that we need to move out because he needs the house for h...