Tory Majority Day 83: How Do Deal With Your Landlord If He Doesn’t Return Your Deposit And Hasn’t Followed The Housing Act 2004 In Registering It

Yes it’s a long title for this blog post, but I want anyone who might find this blog and are dealing with the same situation to be able to find it quickly!  This is what was happening to me. Is it the same with you? If so, read on. I rented 2 properties from my ex-landlord […]

Tory Majority Day 81: Finances, Specifically To Do With Low Income, Housing Benefit and Private Rented Housing

There are so many strands of thoughts that have been running around my mind for the last week or so and almost as many potential blog posts. This one will be about finances. It won’t be the last, partly because it’s such a BIG subject that it won’t all get down in one post. Anyone […]

Tory Majority Day 28: Council Home Decision Against Me Are There Other Housing Options Now?

After I rested for a while and wrote yesterday’s diary entry, I did try ringing the council again to chase them up about my application for housing on medical grounds.   A woman answered the phone got my name wrong, then my age wrong, then with no warning read this out to me from her computer […]