Tenant moved out after 6 months, letting agent says I owe them fees

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    #16
    That's what I thought. I guess I'll see what the TPO says. It's to a particularly complicated contract I think this guy is just trying it on?!

    he is saying that since I am not choosing to re-rent I have therefore terminated the contract. It doesn't say that anywhere though so I don't think it's going to get him very far. I'll let you know what the outcome is guys, thanks for the help thus far.

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      #17
      I'd refer the agent to the decision in the Foxton's Case.

      Agents charging fees for no actual work (and rebating agents fees when the tenancy fell short of the expected term) are both explicitly covered and depracated.
      When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
      Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).

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