At Claim Simple, we understand the multitude of challenges tenants face when dealing with housing disrepair issues. Your living conditions directly affect your well-being, health, and quality of life. It is your right to reside in a safe, habitable environment. Housing disrepair claims typically arise from a range of issues, including but not limited to:
If you are renting a property and are experiencing any of the aforementioned issues, you may be entitled to make a housing disrepair claim. Whether you are a private tenant, a social housing tenant, or a tenant of a housing association, you have rights protected by law. Our expert team at Claim Simple will guide you through the process, ensuring you understand your rights and the steps involved in making a successful claim.
We cater to a wide range of individuals who may need assistance with their housing disrepair claims, including:
Your landlord has a legal obligation to uphold the structural integrity of your home and ensure that the property is maintained in a satisfactory condition. They are responsible for keeping the property in good repair, allowing you and other occupants to live safely and comfortably.
Don’t let housing disrepair issues negatively impact your life any longer. Claim Simple is ready to fight for your rights and help you navigate the complex process of making a housing disrepair claim. Contact us today for a free consultation, and let our experts guide you towards a resolution that restores your peace of mind and ensures the safety and habitability of your home.
A housing disrepair claim is a legal process where a tenant seeks compensation from their landlord for failing to maintain their rented property in a safe and habitable condition.
You can make a housing disrepair claim for various issues, including dampness, mould, structural defects, faulty plumbing, inadequate heating, electrical issues, and more. These issues should significantly affect your health, safety, or quality of life.
As a tenant, you have the right to live in a property that is safe, well-maintained, and free from disrepair. Your landlord is responsible for addressing any issues that affect your health, safety, or well-being.
It is important to report housing disrepair issues to your landlord or the property management company as soon as you become aware of them. Make sure to document the issues and any communication with your landlord, such as emails or letters.
If your landlord fails to address the disrepair issues within a reasonable timeframe or refuses to take action, you may need to seek legal advice. Claim Simple can assist you in navigating the claims process and taking legal action if necessary.
In most cases, you have six years from the date you became aware of the disrepair issues to make a claim. However, it is advisable to take action as soon as possible to ensure the best outcome.
The amount of compensation you may receive depends on various factors, including the severity of the disrepair, the impact on your health and well-being, and any financial losses you incurred as a result.
Claim Simple operate on a no-win, no-fee* basis. This means you won’t have to pay any upfront fees or legal costs. You will only pay if your claim is successful and you receive compensation.