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Residential property disputes can be some of the most challenging to handle – dealing with matters professionally and sensitively is essential when it comes to achieving a satisfactory outcome for all parties, while at the same time protecting relationships between landlord and tenant. The specialist property dispute solicitors at Wilford Smith can provide expert legal support on a wide range of residential property disputes, working to reach consensus without having to resort to costly court proceedings.

Get in touch with us today on 0808 164 1028 or complete our online enquiry form and we will back to you without delay.
Experienced Property Disputes Solicitors

Our property dispute lawyers are highly regarded for their proactive and responsive approach, with a proven track record in achieving successful outcomes for clients across England and Wales. We regularly act on behalf of property owners, landlords, developers and tenants in respect of a wide range of disputes.

In every case, our objective is to resolve matters as swiftly and straightforwardly as possible. Wherever possible, we seek to solve disputes through negotiation and mediation, while our extensive experience in the residential property sector means that we are well placed to instruct other professionals to provide specialist support or arbitration services. Get in touch with us today on 0808 164 1028 or complete our online enquiry form and we will back to you without delay.
Landlord and tenant disputes

We regularly advise residential landlords and tenants on their rights, responsibilities and obligations when it comes to residential tenancies to help resolve disputes quickly and effectively. Our solicitors can provide essential support on matters including:

Disrepair claims
Possession proceedings and eviction of tenants
Landlord’s responsibilities
Rent arrears and rent recovery
Service charge disputes
Property management disputes

Title disputes

The residential property dispute solicitors at Wilford Smith can act on behalf of leaseholders, freeholders, developers and others in respect of a comprehensive range of title disputes affecting residential properties. We understand that negotiating these issues can be tricky, but you can be sure that the advice that you receive from our team will be clear and reliable at all times. We can assist with issues such as:

Boundary and party wall disputes
Trespass
Covenants – including restrictive covenants that restrict building work
Easements – including right to light and rights of way
Nuisance actions
Access to neighbouring land
Compulsory purchase

First-tier Tribunal representation

The First-tier Tribunal (FTT) will often be where more challenging and complex property management disputes are resolved. Our solicitors have extensive experience in this area and a comprehensive understanding of the challenges associated with FTT cases and will work tirelessly on your behalf to achieve a successful outcome. We can provide representation in FTT cases concerning:

Compulsory purchase
Service charge disputes
Appointment of a managing agent
Lease extensions
Contested Right to Manage actions
Assessment of the cost to by a freehold

Contact our Residential Property Dispute Solicitors

The property dispute resolution solicitors at Wilford Smith have a well-earned reputation for offering uniquely client-focused representation. Our lawyers will take time to get to know you and fully understand the nature of your dispute, providing you with clarity in respect of the options available and answering any questions you may have in plain English.

To discuss your residential property dispute, speak to a member of our team by calling us today on 0808 164 1028 or complete our online contact form.

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