If you are a landlord, you may be wondering what your obligations are in relation to gas safety checks during the Covid-19 outbreak. This article seeks to answer some of the questions that you might have as well as provide you with practical advice.
The Government has now made available the new prescribed Form 6A which must be used from 1 June 2019 for any Section 21 Notices served for all new tenancies and renewal tenancies starting on or after 1 October 2015.
The Assured Tenancies and Agricultural Occupancies (Forms) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 which come into force on 1 June 2019 introduce a new Form 6A, which is the prescribed form used to serve a valid Section 21 Notice, to incorporate relevant provisions of the Tenant Fees Act 2019.
From 1 June 2019 private landlords will not be able to charge tenants for anything other than rent, deposits, utilities, fees for early termination, default of contract, lost keys or late payment of rent...
Many landlords seek to prevent tenants from altering the property by including provisions in the lease which prohibit alterations without their consent. However, landlords may not have as much protection as they might think.