How to Obtain a Charging Order

When taking a guarantor for a tenancy, it is good advice to ensure the guarantor is a home owner. This way, if the tenant defaults the guarantor can be held liable and ultimately if they are a home owner you can obtain a charging order against land or property they...

Taking a Guarantor

Tenants can default in the payment of rent and landlords may protect themselves by taking a guarantor Why have a guarantee? If the tenant defaults in paying the rent or breaches some other obligation of the tenancy, the guarantor can be required to pay. This gives the...

When does guarantee end? / Giving notice

Summary In summary, a guarantor will only last for the fixed term unless there is a term to the contrary. In order for the guarantee to continue into any periodic tenancy, there must be clear words detailing this (see below). The guarantor may give adequate notice...