RESTRICTIONS TO OBTAINING SECTION 21 POSSESSION

Before a landlord of an assured shorthold tenancy (AST) may rely upon a section 21 possession notice he must consider the relevance of the following issues: The supply of a ‘prescribed requirement’ Security of tenancy deposits A moratorium for the first six months of the tenancy Houses in Multiple Occupation/ Unlicensed Premises Retaliatory Evictions   […]

WHAT IS A SECTION 21 NOTICE?

Subject to certain legal requirements, a landlord can evict a tenant of an assured shorthold tenancy by implementing a Section 21 Notice Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988 provides the landlord of an assured shorthold tenancy (AST) the right to serve notice to quite on his tenant in order to end a tenancy agreement. […]