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Okay so basically: as my tenancy started in 2009, and has

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Okay so basically: as my tenancy started in 2009, and has been a periodic tenancy since 2010. All my landlord needs to do is serve the Section 21 with a minimum of 4 months notice.Everything else does not apply? Is my understanding correct?

Hello, I hope you are well. My name is***** am a solicitor advocate and I will be assisting you with your question today. I am very sorry to hear of the problem you are experiencing and I will do my best to help you with this matter.

Yes, if you had an original fixed period tenancy and that has become a periodic tenancy, then correct, the landlord would need to serve a s.21 notice giving you the required notice period.

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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Hi James, thank you.

Your welcome.

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Hi James, even though my current tenancy is contractual periodic tenancy, my landlord wants me to sign an agreement. (no idea why!!). then serve the S21. Can I sign a backdated agreement for example starting July?

The agreement should be signed and dated using the date you sing it.

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