• Flat owners get £31,000 bill for balconies ‘left to rot'

    11 days ago - By The Guardian

    Residents are furious at a massive bill for fixing structures they say are the landlord's responsibility The owners of six flats have been left reeling after being hit with a bill for £31,000 from their landlord - for repairing two small wooden balconies which the residents claim had been left to rot through lack of maintenance. They also say the demand is almost seven times the £4,500 figure for tackling the problem quoted in a report commissioned by the landlord.
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