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Free CPD webinar – eviction of residential tenants

20 September, 20170 Comments
This webinar takes place on Wednesday 15th November from 12:30 to 1:30pm. In this free CPD webinar we will cover the eviction of tenants from residential property by a High Court Enforcement Officer under a writ of possession. The webinar is designed for private landlords and solicitors working in this practice area. Secure your place here:
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Where to turn when reliable renters become troublesome tenants

23 March, 20170 Comments
If you’re not familiar with the song ‘Murphy Owes Me Rent’ by Frank Harding (and why would you be, it’s from 1890), as a landlord, it is worth checking out. It tells the story of a well-respected landlord who owns several properties. In one of them lives Murphy, who hasn’t paid his rent for “many
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Eviction of trespassers – hazards and health and safety

23 January, 20170 Comments
We recently covered the use of the High Court writ of possession to remove trespassers (“persons unknown”). In this article, we look at the actual eviction – the preparation and the execution of the writ. Trespassers may include squatters on commercial property or land (squatting in residential property was made a criminal offence in September 2012), travellers
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Health and safety when planning evictions

19 June, 20150 Comments
The Sheriffs Office share with you the key factors that go into planning the health and safety aspect of evictions by a High Court Enforcement Officer (HCEO) under a writ of
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