Revenge evictions: 'We were evicted for complaining about a roof leak'

Alicia Powell, 24, was renting a flat in north London with her boyfriend when she noticed a wet patch on the ceiling.

Alicia Powell, 24, was renting a flat in north London with her boyfriend when she noticed a wet patch on the ceiling.

They complained to their property manager but nothing was done so they said they were going to report it to their local council.

That's when they were served with a section 21 notice - which allows landlords in England and Wales to evict renters without a reason once their tenancy has come to an end.

Housing campaign group Generation Rent wants section 21s...
source: BBC

2019-04-15 03:32
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