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Can a tenant under a year-to-year tenancy grant a sublease with a fixed term of more than 12 months if there is a 12-month termination provision in the sublease?

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Produced in partnership with Katherine Illsley of 4 King’s Bench Walk
Published on LexisPSL on 28/08/2018

The following Property Q&A produced in partnership with Katherine Illsley of 4 King’s Bench Walk provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Can a tenant under a year-to-year tenancy grant a sublease with a fixed term of more than 12 months if there is a 12-month termination provision in the sublease?

Can a tenant under a year-to-year tenancy grant a sublease with a fixed term of more than 12 months if there is a 12-month termination provision in the sublease?

A sublease is a lease granted out of an original tenant’s lease, that original lease often being referred to as the headlease. The original tenant retains their lease with the landlord, but grants a sublease to a subtenant who pays rent to the tenant. The tenant will remain bound by the terms of the headlease even if a sublease is granted and the tenant is no longer in occupation, and so will still be liable to pay rent to

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