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Once I have been served a section 21 notice with a 2 month

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Once I have been served a section 21 notice with a 2 month termination do I have to stay for the whole 2 month term or can I leave as soon as I want without any financial liability
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

You can leave whenever you like but you are liable up until the end of the two month period unless the landlord replaces you with another tenant.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

If the landlord does then you are released as soon as another tenant takes over.

Can I clarify anything for you?

Jo

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
What if the landlord has sold it
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

Then you are not liable. Your liability ends when you can no longer live in the property if you chose.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
to clarify I can leave after 3 weeks of the notice without any financial liability
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

No. You are liable until you can no longer live in the property.

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