S8 Mandatory eviction - if you want to move back into your own home

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    S8 Mandatory eviction - if you want to move back into your own home

    Hi all

    Having searched for a solution to my problem, can someone advise if the S8 mandatory rules would apply for my case:

    I need to move my family back into our home, which we resided in before we rented it, I understand under S8 - Ground 1 this is a mandatory order. I've already issued a S21 but as before the tenant is being advised to stay put by the council.

    I can of course prove I lived at the house before and will once the tenants are moved out but will issuing a S8 after S21 be deemed as unreasonable and will the courts favour the tenant.

    Sorry all for the various posts

    Thanks
    Smithie

    #2
    Using s8 ground 1 will not change the councils stance, they will still require a court order before they take things seriously.

    S8G1 has a 2 month notice period (NOT 2 weeks as, for sexample, ground 8)

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