As we bask in the long, hot summer days (we wish!), many of us will spend a lot of time in our gardens.
But who’s responsibility is it to keep a garden in good order when the property is rented - the landlord or the tenant?
Dawn Clarke, director of lettings and property management at Nock Deighton, says it’s an issue which needs addressing right at the start of a tenancy.
She said: “Ultimately, it’s up to the landlord to decide who maintains the garden but the majority of landlords we work with give responsibility to their tenants.