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    Break Clause Notice

    I have a tenancy which requires rental payment on the last of each month. Recently, on the 3rd of June, my tenant wrote me a notice saying that she will leave in a month time (which is valid, since there is a 6 months' break clause written down in the contract). However, my understanding is that, legally, she is still liable for the next rental payment on the 30th of June (this month), since one month starting from the 3rd of June will enter the next tenancy period? Am I correct on this?

    #2
    Kindly quote EXACT wording of BOTH landlord & tenant break clauses. Without seeing them can't comment: At all...
    I am legally unqualified: If you need to rely on advice check it with a suitable authority - eg a solicitor specialising in landlord/tenant law...

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      #3
      Originally posted by theartfullodger View Post
      Kindly quote EXACT wording of BOTH landlord & tenant break clauses. Without seeing them can't comment: At all...
      All there is: "a break clause of 6 months is added to the contract" and nothing else.

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        #4
        Fire whoever decided to accept that tenancy agreement.
        I am legally unqualified: If you need to rely on advice check it with a suitable authority - eg a solicitor specialising in landlord/tenant law...

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          #5
          Originally posted by theartfullodger View Post
          Fire whoever decided to accept that tenancy agreement.
          So what do you think should be done now, is the break clause still valid?

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            #6
            What date did T commence?

            How long was orig Fixed Term?

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              #7
              Originally posted by Morton579 View Post

              So what do you think should be done now, is the break clause still valid?
              You do not appear to have any break clause:

              I'd probably negotiate an early surrender with tenant then re-let with sensible (eg RLA, NLA or the free gov.uk..) AST. And fire whoever agreed to use the AST you have.
              I am legally unqualified: If you need to rely on advice check it with a suitable authority - eg a solicitor specialising in landlord/tenant law...

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