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    I have had a house fully managed by a letting agent for 10 years, its on a periodic STA the tenancy agreement has a guarantor. The agents have made a lot of mistakes they asked me if I would do another tenancy agreement as the tenants wife has left. I said that I wouldn't when they told me that he could not get a guarantor or references. I told them I didn't want another tenancy agreement, and just to leave as a periodic STA as rent often late and house poorly maintained. I have now just heard that they have drawn up another tenancy agreement without telling me. Is there anything I can do about this?

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    Not really. I would put them on notice that if tenant defaults on the rent, you will hold the agent responsible for any shortfall.
    To save them chiming in, JPKeates, Theartfullodger, Boletus, Mindthegap, Macromia, Holy Cow & Ted.E.Bear think the opposite of me on almost every subject.

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      #3
      Thank you for your reply, I will put them on notice. Does this need to be done by a solicitor ?

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        #4
        No. Just write a letter yourself.
        To save them chiming in, JPKeates, Theartfullodger, Boletus, Mindthegap, Macromia, Holy Cow & Ted.E.Bear think the opposite of me on almost every subject.

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