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What Are Dilapidations?

27th February 2018

What Are Dilapidations?

Ever Wondered What Goes Into Dilapidations? We Have The Answer!

Dilapidations are the costs for a tenant needed to put the building back into its original pre-let state. These costs would cover things such as repairs to the building or reinstating any cosmetic alterations. Dilapidations are usually given to a tenant by the owner or landlord of a particular property. A lot of the time this comes as an unwelcome surprise to the tenant. This has seen disputes open up between the two parties before. Rory Mack Associates are experts in dilapidations and offer you expert insight into the process and give landlords the full peace of mind that they deserve when dealing with a dilapidated building.

In your lease, the tenant will have the obligation to keep your property in a specific condition and an order of dilapidations will be issued by you at the end of the lease period. This means that you are owed a certain sum of money in order to return your property to this state. Here are Rory Mack Associates we can make sure that the order of dilapidations that you submit is accurate and up to date. As this schedule is a formal document that a landlord must prepare before being able to make an official claim against the tenant. The document will identify the specific areas of work that will need to be carried out in order to support the claim and demand for cash. So make sure you get it right the first time and make sure that the document is correct with insight from a reputable estate agents in Stoke on Trent. We have years of experience in this field and there is nothing we haven't seen before.

Rory Mack Associates are commercial estate agents based in Newcastle under Lyme in Stoke on Trent and have provided dilapidations advice across Staffordshire, Cheshire & Shropshire. We are committed to providing an insightful service to all our clients as we know how stressful the process can be. If you need to call us for some advice regarding dilapidations then one of our friendly team will be on hand to help you with your enquiry. Call us 01782 715725 today!