What Happens at the End of a Fixed Term – To Renew or Not To Renew

Fixed term tenancy In most cases a tenancy will have been granted by a landlord to a tenant for some fixed term. Sometimes this is known as a term certain or initial period but the Housing Act 1988 refers to it as being a fixed term tenancy. It used to be the case...

Masih v Yousaf – Section 8 Notice and Schedule 2

Masih v Yousaf [2014] WL 320301 6 February 2014 (no transcript of the judgment available at the moment, working off a Westlaw report) Section 8 notice When a tenant is in rent arrears, a section 8 notice may be served and is commonly used where the tenant is in...