825. Meaning of 'assured tenancy'.

A tenancy1 under which a dwelling house2 is let3 as a separate dwelling4 is5 an assured tenancy if and so long as:

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    (1)     the tenant6 (or, as the case may be, each of the joint tenants) is an individual7; and

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    (2)     the tenant (or, as the case may be, at least one of the joint tenants) occupies the dwelling house as his only or principal home