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My friend has contracted to rent this terraced house for six months and has had to pay the 6 months rent in advance to the estate agents. She now finds the property has a known history of rat infestation and wants to cancel the contract. What notice is she required to give and is she entitiled to any refund from the advance rent she paid?
I can only tell you that the house has been rented through an estate agent but what type of contract she signed I cannot say.