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I have completed on a purchase but the tenant has refused to

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I have completed on a purchase but the tenant has refused to move out after purchase. I did not notify the company there is a sitting tenant as I had hoped I would get eviction before completion as promised by the tenant. Unfortunately, the tenant has defended the claim. There is now a court hearing.
What is the legal consequence of this?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
Was the property exchanged conditional upon vacant possession please?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes, it was. It was under a compulsory purchase order. The tenant was aware of this when she moved into the property.

Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Ok, so its just to a local authority, thats ok.
Do you have a number we can speak on?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

07958573345

Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
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