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Landlords and Lodgers

Deborah Pellow

Landlords and Lodgers

Socio-Spatial Organization in an Accra Community

by Deborah Pellow

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9610318M
    ISBN 100226653978
    ISBN 109780226653976

      Checking that the lodger has a right to rent in the UK is a legal requirement for private landlords. You’re responsible for doing the immigration check even if your landlord knows you’re taking in a lodger. You could get fined for taking in a lodger without doing an immigration check. (Note: these rights don’t apply to lodgers). Tenancy Agreements. You’ll have a contract – usually an AST (Assured Shorthold Tenancy), which entitles you to stay in the property until the end of the contract and have full rights while you’re there. Being a tenant means it’s easier to give notice to leave the tenancy early – usually a month’s notice – whereas landlords have to Author: Rupert Hunt.

    RENT-A-ROOM SCHEME. The Rent-a-Room Relief scheme is designed to encourage people with spare rooms to rent them out, in the hopes that this may be one form of solution to the housing crisis. This scheme allows homeowners to earn up to €14, in a single tax year, exempt from income tax, PRSI, and USI. There are some regulations which need to be complied to in order to qualify for this tax.   Private tenants handbook If you are paying your rent weekly then the landlord must, but law, provide you with a rent book. Deposits for lodgers. The landlord may ask you to pay a deposit but they are not required to protect it under tenancy deposit protection rules. A deposit can be used by the landlord to cover missed rental payments.

      Lodgers are generally nice.. I have written quite a bit here about problem lodgers, eviction and the like, as these are things which worry people, and which have therefore been popular topics on the r it is important to remember that most lodgers are lovely. I had six years of taking in lodgers, before I got married. Taking in a Lodger If you're considering taking a lodger there are some important things to think about first. Most of it’s common sense, but it’s a good idea plan carefully and get things right. [list type='3'] Taking in Lodgers is a good way to earn extra income, sometimes tax free Taking in lodgers is.


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Landlords and Lodgers analyzes the results of a long-term study of a Ghanaian zongo, or “stranger quarter”—a place of refuge for Hausa migrants from northern Nigeria who have relocated to the city of h Pellow explores the relationships among community members both in terms of the built structures—rooms, doors, communal structures, and hallways—and of the social networks Cited by: Landlords and Lodgers: Socio-Spatial Organization in an Accra Community - Kindle edition by Pellow, Deborah.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Landlords and Lodgers: Socio-Spatial Organization in an Accra Community.5/5(1). Landlords and Lodgers analyzes the results of a long-term study of a Ghanaian zongo, or “stranger quarter”—a place of refuge for Hausa migrants from northern Nigeria who have relocated to the city of h Pellow explores the relationships among community members both in terms of the built structures—rooms, doors, communal structures, and hallways—and of the social networks.

Rent Book Room or Apartment Address of property Lodger or Tenant Name(s) Landlord Details Name Address Mobile Number Amount Payable per week £ Start Date of Licence or TenancyFile Size: KB. What rights do lodgers have. This advice applies to England Print If you rent a room in your landlord’s home and share living space with them such as the bathroom or kitchen, then you might be what's commonly known as a lodger.

The number of “live-in” or “resident” landlords taking in lodgers has been increasing over the last 10 years. It is estimated, for example, that the proportion of people in UK letting a room in their own home nearly doubled from % to % between and alone.

The way you share your home with a lodger affects what kind of tenancy they have. This in turn affects their rights and how you can end the tenancy. Your lodger is an excluded occupier Your lodger.

Tenants have more rights over the space they’re renting than lodgers. For example, a tenant has the right to exclude the landlord from that space. Landlords need to give 24 hours’ notice of any visit and not come round when it’s inconvenient.

In short, tenants have the right not to be disturbed by the landlord. The Lodgers is filmed at Loftus Hall, allegedly “the most haunted house in Ireland” But, by this point in history – the years after the first World War and the Easter Rising – the rich 3/5.

Rent book. Either your landlord or the agent who is managing the property must provide you with a rent book within 28 days of your tenancy starting. You must be provided with this free of charge.

A rent book must contain the following: your name and the address of the rented property; the name, address and telephone number of the landlord. Landlord Lodger Legal Obligations. Compared to the legal requirements for landlords with a tenant, the legal requirements for a landlord with a lodger is relatively simply.

The actual list of limited requirements may actually be quite surprising. Here are the legal requirements you. Landlord responsibilities. Lodgers' deposits don't have to be protected.

If you pay your rent weekly, your landlord must provide a rent book. Landlords must follow rules on rent increases that vary according to the type of tenancy you have. Letting you enjoy your home. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

If you are a live-in landlord, renting a room in your home to a lodger, this free information website has help and guidance for you. If you are new to renting rooms to lodgers, you may want to read first our 21 days of tips for Lodger Landlords.

This forms a fairly complete guide, although additional points are covered in the extra articles you will find via the articles link. Housing and local services. A to Z. Being a landlord and renting out a room.

Includes tenancy agreements, deposit protection scheme and evicting tenants. This overview of key landlord-tenant laws in New Mexico will get you started. Required Landlord Disclosures in New Mexico Under New Mexico law, landlords must disclose specific information to tenants (usually in the lease or rental agreement), such as the identity of anyone authorized to act on the landlord’s : Marcia Stewart.

Multiple lets / HMO (house of multiple occupation): I can’t imagine any landlord that rents out a property(ies) to multiple tenants (i.e.

Houses In Multiple Occupation) that bypasses using a rent book, but then again, dumb-witted landlords aren’t uncommon. State law provides a legal framework for the relationship between landlords and tenants.

Many disputes between landlords and tenants can be avoided if both parties understand their legal rights and responsibilities. The Guide for Landlords and Tenants answers commonly asked questions about landlord-tenant rights and responsibilities in simple. What Landlords Can & Can’t Charge Lodgers.

This particular article is only relevant to Landlords in England. On 1st June the “Tenant Fees Act ” came into force, which is a legislation that focuses on banning and restricting letting agents and private landlords (in England only) from charging tenants & lodgers with certain fees, which includes referencing fees and limitations on.

Deborah Pellow is the author of Landlords and Lodgers ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Setting Boundaries ( avg rating, 0 rati 3/5(2). Landlord Books Whether you're a first-time landlord or a seasoned landlord, these books will help you comply with the law.

Learn about legal requirements for screening applications, rental policies, eviction procedures, and even tax deduction opportunities.I did a long-term project on socio-spatial arrangements in a migrant community in Accra, Ghana, which resulted in the book Landlords and Lodgers ().

Picking up on my interest in micro-politics, in I began a new project on the involvement of the Dagomba educated elite living in the capital of Ghana in chieftaincy and destabilization in.The laws respecting landlords, tenants, and lodgers laid down in a plain, easy, and familiar manner together with practical directions concerning leases as collected from several reports and other books of authorityalso, treatises on estates for life, for years, and copyhold estates, with an appendix of the most approved forms to which is now affixed a dictionary of law terms.