Rent Act tenancies

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Rent Act tenancies guidance:

The difference between types of residential tenancies depends on when the tenancy was granted and the legislation in force at that time. There are four main types of...

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Assignment Assignment is the transfer of the interest in the tenancy to another person. Assignment of a secure periodic tenancy is prohibited except in three situations:...

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Regulated tenancies (also known as protected, statutory or fair rent tenancies) were the principal form of private sector tenancy of residential property granted under...

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Rent Act protected contractual tenancies A Rent Act 1977 (RA 1977) tenancy remains protected for as long as the contractual tenancy remains in force. For more information...

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Background—the 'right to rent' scheme The 'right to rent' scheme (the scheme) was introduced by the Immigration Act 2014 (IA 2014) as a means to prevent persons with no...

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Introduction A site that is ripe for redevelopment can also be laden with different interests, with varying degrees of legal protection. Landlords that are looking to...

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