Hello Hugh my name is ***** ***** I will help you.
Is there a break clause in the contract?
I assume the tenant is not late with rent etc?
Its bad news I am afraid, you have signed a legally binding contract. Either the contract must run for the duration of time or it is broken.
If the tenant breaks the contract then you could issue a Section 8 notice and require him/her to leave.
If you break the contract then you would be liable for all the costs of the tenant for moving and any additional rent they have to pay
Sadly unless they break the contract you can not get your property back without significant financial penalty
I am sorry if this is not the answer you want and certainly not the one I want to give you, but I have a duty to be honest.
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
Yes it is. It does not need to be witnesses. It is enough that both you and he sign it.
I am sorry but I have to be honest.
Can I clarify anything for you?
Sorry its not better news.
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