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Housing law

Diane Astin

Housing law

an adviser"s handbook

by Diane Astin

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Published by Legal Action Group in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain,
  • Landlord and tenant -- Great Britain,
  • Leases -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDiane Astin.
    ContributionsLegal Action Group.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKD1179 .A928 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxiii, 889 p. ;
    Number of Pages889
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23867160M
    ISBN 101903307430
    ISBN 109781903307434
    LC Control Number2009437493
    OCLC/WorldCa301783386

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