Sadly, the tenant may know the game is up but may be equipped with the knowledge that they can drag this out and delay eviction for a few more months. We term some 'professional tenants’ who know how to live rent free [we deal with many members who cannot believe the extremes some tenants have gone to, turning up to court in a wheel chair, saying relative have died and more) One cannot prepare for all potential outcomes, but at least you should be aware of the types of objections which are quite common.
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Property Ombudsman Introduces new rules for Letting Agents
Immigration Act revised 2016 should a landlord or letting agent fail to ensure ALL tenants/occupiers have a righto reside for the duration of the tenancy then they may be fined £3000 for each breach. The Secretary of State may instruct the landlord to remove such persons without the need of a court order by way of reasonable force
Labour market enforcement - restriction on illegal migrants to work. A labour market enforcement undertaking (an “LME undertaking”) is an undertaking by the person giving it (the “subject”) to comply with any prohibitions, restrictions and requirements set out in the undertaking