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    Is it the tenants fault if the bath got flooded when the overflow hole in the bathtub did not work?

    Another question, is a 12 month rental agreement without a termination clause after 6 months legally binding?

    Well I wouldn't think they weren't responsible no. I expect a bath overflow to work after all (unless T has stuffed it full of stuff ?)

    Of course it's legally binding. Why on earth wouldn't it be ?
    I'm a good tenant with great landlords
    I'm also a living, breathing, fully cooked female.


      I thought the 6 month break clause might be mandatory.

      I'd appreciate more thoughts about the overflow hole.


        Originally posted by Hellofield View Post
        I thought the 6 month break clause might be mandatory.
        There's no such thing as a mandatory break clause. Whether or not such clause appears depends wholly on the parties.
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