Applying to the Court for Rent Arrears Only
The Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space Moratorium and Mental Health Crisis Moratorium) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 commence on 4 May 2021
According to official data, buy-to-let landlords have an unfair reputation for going to the courts to evict tenants.
Thompson v Thorpe and Taylor-Thorpe Leeds County Court 13 December 2012 2QT33017 a case about granting an assured shorthold tenancy, witnessing a deed of guarantee, double rent, mesne profits, possession, and tenants notice to quit given by one to a landlord.
Before a claim is made against a tenant or guarantor for money owed (for example for rent or damage to the property) normally using the small claims procedure, a letter of claim must be served first.
section 9, Civil Evidence Act 1995 which provides that the records of a business (which includes a rent statement) may be given as evidence in court "without further proof"