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I live in abungalow owned by acharitable housing assoc.with

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i live in abungalow owned by acharitable housing assoc.with a secure tenancy held bty me for the last 12yrs,. they now want to take 25yds. of it and leave me with only ten yds.. can they take this without my agreement? ui have spent a few tjhousands on landscaping the garden.
Thank you for your question. I am a solicitor in Scotland and will help you with this.
Does your Scottish Secure Tenancy Agreement cover the garden ground? If so there is contract and they can't take your garden away without your consent. Can you let me know what the tenancy agreement says?
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes, Your tenancy covers your home at the above address and includes;
. any fixtueres and fittings we have supplied;
,. the garden, clothes drying areas and paths to your home,
. any garafge or shed supplied by us.
Thanks. They can't take the garden off you without your agreement unless there is anything else in the SSTA that allows them to do so and I doubt there is.