James in London

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Friday 15th May 2020

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James in London

12:31 PM, 31st March 2021, About 8 months ago

County Courts will not cope with ‘eviction avalanche’

Court Enforcement Services is a private company employing High Court Enforcement Officers. The fact that it thinks more people should be able to pay them money is not exactly surprising. Given the frequent abuses of private bailiffs/sheriffs, abuses made in the full and certain knowledge that most of their victims have no idea of their rights or how to enforce them, and on the basis of "payment by results" - a practice frequently decried on this site when it's used by no win-no fee solicitors acting for tenants, it is far better for reputable landlords who want to stay reputable to use the services of County Court Bailiffs, who are actually employed by the Ministry of Justice and much more likely to follow its rules.... Read More

James in London

18:51 PM, 1st June 2020, About 2 years ago

James in London

14:12 PM, 15th May 2020, About 2 years ago

Activists Urge Tenants to Stop Paying Rent

The maximum a single person under 35 in Inner North London can get to pay for housing is £147.29/week. Anyone can check this on the VOA's website. Somehow Joss Urch seems to think it's double that. As for the idea it could be three times higher than the amount they need for rent?! Where exactly in London are they renting a room for £50/week, and what type of room is it?... Read More