Rental right

A rent law lawyer can be of service to you in various matters. Examples are procedures to uncover defects; urgent repairs and renovations; sale breaks no rent; the rental price; & nbsp; sublease / co-rent; renting; setting rent or in-the-place statement.

Also for business rental problems such as retail or medium-sized business space; contract duration retail business space and other business premises / offices can help a lawyer specializing in rental matters.

The description of the area of ​​rent law is actually found in Section 7: 201 of the Dutch Civil Code: "Rent is the agreement whereby one party, the landlord, commits itself to the other party, the tenant, a business or a part of it in use and the tenant commits to a consideration "& nbsp;

How can a rent law lawyer help you?

As a tenant or landlord there are many questions and situations where a lawyer, specialized in rent law, can help you. A selection of the questions submitted to us as a lawyer:

  • When is there a lease agreement?
    • Rent is only available and therefore only of rent protection if a consideration is provided for the use of the living space
  • What three rental regimes exist?
    • The law provides specific rules for each rental regime. There is a distinction between living space, business space, other space, service residence, unfinished real estate and movable property.
  • What are the obligations of the landlord?
    • making available; this means that if a space is rented out and made available, it must also be able to function as such.
    • defects / non-compliance obligations; if the lessor fails to meet his maintenance obligations, this may lead to a (temporary) reduction of the rent payments due.
    • provide undisturbed pleasure; every natural or legal person is entitled to the undisturbed enjoyment of his property, this also applies to rent.
  • What are the obligations of the tenant?
    • comply with the compensation; this is usually the meeting of the agreed rental price
    • worn as a good tenant; the tenant must make necessary repairs and carry out the daily maintenance himself. When you leave the house, the house has to be delivered in the old state.
    • use according to the destination of the rented
  • How can you terminate your rental relationship?
    • rental notice in general
    • lease termination of business space; there are special rules for terminating the lease at business premises.
    • lease termination of living space
  • How does the transfer of rental rights work?
    • substitution; if the landlord does not agree with the transfer of rental rights, then the transfer may still be possible by means of a substitution, whereby the court replaces the new tenant, against the wishes of the landlord.
    • home exchange
    • fellow rent
    • sublease
  • What should I take into account the rents?
    • rental price test accommodation
    • lease revision of business space
    • How does a rental contract work?
    • deviation and supplement possibilities (semi-) mandatory law

Contact a tenancy lawyer

This is a selection of the questions submitted to the rent law specialist at Hamburger Advocaten. Would you like more information about one of the above items, or do you have other questions? Feel free to make a phone call or e-mail us via the web form on this site . We are a member of the association of rent law lawyers.