During the Tenancy
Before bailiffs arrive, you should have received a letter called a ‘Notice of Enforcement’ explaining they would be visiting - this is the first step you’ll need to take before anyone actually arrives at the door.
There are regular jobs and issues that normally arise during an occupation of a property that would not be reasonable for a landlord to regularly carry out. The term 'tenant-like manner' relates to the court case of Warren v Keen in 1953 and is still applicable to this day.
It’s just about the worst thing in the world not to feel at home in your own neighbourhood, and this is exactly what can happen when you experience harassment near your home. This post will explore the problem of neighbourhood harassment
For the first month, you can pay either by card or bank transfer through the Goodlord system. For payments after then, you'll need to set up a Standing Order with your bank to make sure the rent is paid regularly on time.