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Social Housing Solicitors

Our dedicated Social Housing team acts for many major Registered Providers of social housing and as specialists, we understand the challenges in this fast-moving sector.

We offer a complete legal solution from land acquisition to debt recovery, with particular expertise in major property projects and re-financing exercises, and we are committed to delivering high quality, value for money, commercially driven legal solutions.

How we can help you 

  • major property acquisitions and development work;
  • management and transfer agreements;
  • unit sales;
  • landlord and tenant matters;
  • corporate and company secretarial support;
  • loan facility agreements and charging of housing stock;
  • construction issues;
  • debt recovery;
  • employment matters.

Our dedicated Social Housing team can also assist with all aspects of housing management litigation. We understand the sector and the everyday challenges faced by housing professionals, which is why we will always explore pragmatic solutions with you to avoid extensive litigation. We work closely with our dispute resolution team to offer alternative dispute resolution (ADR) such as mediation, which is a flexible process and can therefore be used before or during court proceedings.

We can help you with:

  • accelerated possession proceedings
  • breach of tenancy such as statutory nuisance, subletting and rent arrears
  • boundary and rights of way disputes
  • disrepair and dilapidation claims
  • evictions
  • HMO Legislation
  • injunctions for anti-social behaviour and access (gas safety)
  • judicial review
  • possession claims
  • squatters and trespass claims
  • tenancy fraud
  • unlawful eviction

Get in touch with our social housing solicitors

For further information about our real estate services, get in touch with our team in AlconburyBirminghamNottinghamPeterborough or Spalding