When renting out a property, a written tenancy agreement should be constructed in order to set out all rights and obligations of both tenant and landlord. However, it is a common issue for landlords to find themselves without a tenancy agreement especially for a short-hold tenancy. Whether this be from one party not signing the […]
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Can a Tenant become a Squatter?
A squatter is a person who settles in or occupies a property with no legal claim to the premises. However, there is a difference between Residential and Commercial Squatters. The question of can a tenant become a squatter is one asked by most landlords. Here we will explore this possibility and the legal proceedings of […]
Can I Evict a Tenant for Antisocial Behaviour?
Nearly one in five households in England live in the private rented sector, with 17% of the total living in the social rented sector. Only 65% of people in the UK housing market own and occupy their homes. That’s a staggering number of people renting their homes from others, whether they are private landlords or part of […]
How Much Notice Should You Give a Tenant to End a Tenancy in the UK?
If you’re a landlord, it’s essential to learn the law on terminating tenancies in the UK. It’s critical to understand the current legislation for giving notice for an eviction if you want your renter to leave your UK property. Read on to find out what’s permitted when it comes to how much notice you should […]
What is a Section 21 Notice?
If you are a residential landlord who is struggling with difficult tenants, then it may be time to evict them. As a landlord who does not share the property with their tenants, you will need to use either of the following notices to ask them to leave the property. (more…)