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The 1988 Housing Act explained

The 1988 Housing Act explained

commentary and section by section analysis.

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Published by Institute of Housing in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    ContributionsInstitute of Housing.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,122p. ;
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20065177M
    ISBN 100901607274
    OCLC/WorldCa59866684

    The Fair Housing Amendments Act of Efforts to bolster Federal enforcement powers date back to the late s when Congress repeatedly considered legislation to give HUD the power to enforce the Fair Housing Act, subject to judicial review in the Nation’s courts of appeal. Despite significant support in Congress for amending the law, deep File Size: 87KB.   The Fair Housing Act is a federal law that “makes it unlawful to refuse to sell, rent to, or negotiate with someone because of their race, gender, religion, etc.” The Fair Housing Act passed a week after Martin Luther King’s : Rachel Quednau.

    Rent regulation in England and Wales is the part of English land law that creates rights and obligations for tenants and landlords. The main areas of regulation concern, the mechanisms for regulating prices (historically called "rent control").Since the Housing Act , prices are generally left for landlords to fix.; the reasons that a person can be evicted.   The Housing and Community Development Act of , P.L. , Stat. , is a United States federal law which amended the Housing and Community Development Act laws with regards to the Housing Act of The amendments revised sections of the Act concerning community and neighborhood development, family and single housing, and preservation for low income home .

    'Holiday letting' is defined in the Housing Act as 'a tenancy the purpose of which is to confer on the tenant the right to occupy the dwelling house for a holiday'. You are recommended to have a basic agreement with the occupiers (this can be by letter), which includes a statement that you are letting the premises as a holiday let, with. ) banned, among other things, housing discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, and national origin, and provided for a variety of enforcement mechanisms. The Act was amended in and again in , however, and it was these latter changes, known as the Fair Housing Amendments Act of (the "FHAA"),File Size: KB.


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The 1988 Housing Act explained Download PDF EPUB FB2

Housing act, AN ACT TO AMEND AND EXTEND THE HOUSING ACTS, TOTO AMEND THE VAGRANCY ACT,AND THE CITY AND COUNTY MANAGEMENT (AMENDMENT) ACT,AND TO PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN OTHER MATTERS IN RELATION TO HOUSING AND IN RELATION TO THE DISCHARGE OF MORTGAGES.

An Act to make further provision with respect to dwelling-houses let on tenancies or occupied under licences; to amend the Rent Act and the Rent (Agriculture) Act ; to establish a body, Housing for Wales, having functions relating to housing associations; to amend the Housing Associations Act and to repeal and re-enact with amendments certain provisions of Part II of that Act; to.

The Housing Act is one of the key statutes governing property law in England and dictates most of the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants.

Why was the Housing Act introduced. The Housing Act split the types of tenancy on offer into two: one offering long-term security and one without it. The former is what is known as an assured tenancy, which is very similar to the old ‘protected’ tenancy, albeit with the caveat that there’s mandatory ground for possession in the case of serious rent arrears.

HOUSING ACT, AN ACT TO AMEND AND EXTEND THE HOUSING ACTS, TOTO AMEND THE VAGRANCY ACT,AND THE CITY AND COUNTY MANAGEMENT (AMENDMENT) ACT,AND TO PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN OTHER MATTERS IN RELATION TO HOUSING AND IN RELATION TO THE DISCHARGE OF MORTGAGES. [13 th July, ] BE IT ENACTED BY THE.

Housing Act CHAPTER An Act to make further provision with respect to dwelling-houses let The 1988 Housing Act explained book tenancies or occupied under licences; to amend the Rent Act and the Rent (Agriculture) Act ; to establish a body, Housing for Wales, having functions relating to housing associations; to amend the Housing Associations Act and to repeal and re-enact with.

The Housing Act and summary of Local government and Housing Act a guide for housing associations. Author: National Federation of Housing Associations. Act regimes then that Act governs the manner in which that lease can be terminated, how its rent can be altered and so forth.

The purpose of housing legislation, therefore, is to amend the ordinary law of File Size: KB. The housing reforms and the Housing Act 7. the effect of the Local Government and Housing Act in further restricting borrowing (as explained in the next Chapter 3)-- local authorities might find it increasingly difficult to provide new housing and repair File Size: 21KB.

Books; Westlaw UK; Browse Menu Schedule 2, Housing Act Practical Law Primary Source (Approx. 2 pages) Ask a question Schedule 2, Housing Act Toggle Table of Contents Table of Contents.

Ctrl + Alt + T to open/close. Links to this primary source. FAIR HOUSING AMENDMENTS ACT OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS The Fair Housing Amendments Act of outlines design and construction requirements for covered multi-family dwellings for first occupancy after Ma View on Westlaw or start a FREE TRIAL today, Schedule 2A, Housing ActPrimarySources.

Feb 5, S. (th). An original bill to amend and extend certain laws relating to housing, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. The Fair Housing Act of laid the groundwork that outlawed discrimination against buyers and tenants based on race, color, religion, sex and nationality.

The Fair Housing Amendment Acts of that we will be discussing here was the big update to this law. It expanded the original Act to protect disabled people and families with children from discrimination as well. assured or assured shorthold tenancy is sought in England and Wales under Section 8 of the Housing Actand may be freely copied by members of the NLA as an annexure to the Section 8 Notice etc.

(Grounds 4, 5 & 14A are omitted). EXCERPT FROM SCHEDULE 2, HOUSING ACT (as amended). The Fair Housing Act, as amended inprohibits housing discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, and national origin. Its coverage includes private housing, housing that receives Federal financial assistance, and State and local government housing.

Part I of the Housing Act came into force on 15 Januaryand it made important changes to the system of private renting. From that date most new lettings will be assured or assured. Fair Housing Amendments Act of - Establishes statutorily: (1) the Civil Rights Act of as the short title of P.L.

; and (2) title VIII of such Act as the Fair Housing Act. Amends the Civil Rights Act of to include within the definition of discriminatory housing practice new prohibitions against coercion, intimidation. monly known as the Fair Housing Act, prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of dwellings based on race, color, religion, sex, and national origin.

InCongress passed the Fair Housing Amendments Act. The Amendments expand coverage of Title VIII to prohibit discrimi­ natory housing practices based on disability1 and. Buy The Housing Act and Summary of Local Government and Housing Act a Guide for Housing Associations Rev.

ed by National Federation of Housing Associations (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : National Federation of Housing Associations. This Act was amended by the Housing Act and so successors' rights to regulated tenancies are different before and after the legislation (which came into force on 15 January ).

Regulated tenants have the right to one or two successions depending on when the first succession took place.Assured tenancies, rent increases and s13 Housing Act 29 Jul In the recent case of Helena Partnerships Limited v. Brown [] the importance of sections 13 and 14 of the Housing Act(‘the Act’), to rent increases was put under the spotlight again.The Fair Housing Amendments Act (FHAA) was signed into law on Septemand became effective on Ma The Act amends Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act ofwhich prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin in housing sales, rentals or financing.

The FHAA extends this protection to.