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Can I increase my rent before the end of its tenancy. This

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Can I increase my rent before the end of its tenancy.
This would be the first increase in 18months and the tenancy was renewed six months ago, with six months before the end of this contract?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Aston Lawyer replied 2 years ago.
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Could you please confirm if it is an Assured Shorthold Tenancy?
Thanks
AL
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Yes it is.

JB

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Thank for getting back to me . Yes it is an Assured Shorthold Tenancy.

JB

Expert:  Aston Lawyer replied 2 years ago.

Hi JB,

Thanks for your reply.

I'm afraid that as it is an AST, you are NOT entitled to increase the rent during the fixed term of the Tenancy agreement, full stop.

Sorry this may not be the answer you were looking for.

Kind Regards

AL

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

AL

Thank you.

I just wanted to hear the legal position. Very helpful. Will use again.

Thank you

Expert:  Aston Lawyer replied 2 years ago.
Thanks Jocelyn.
All the best
AL

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