This article by Paul Greatholder, partner, focuses on practical tips for landlords, surveyors and lawyers when considering a claim for possession.

There have been no new Rent Act tenancies since 1989. It is conceivable that a Rent Act tenancy could be continuing on terms that are exactly the same as those originally granted, including rent. The tenancy could then be terminated only in accordance with the terms of that tenancy (and the Rent Act 1977).

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