Flexible & Fixed Term Tenancies
Minos Perdios, Director & Reviews Manager at Housing Reviews Ltd
About this Course
Many Local Authorities and Housing Associations have chosen to offer fixed term tenancies. This course will be of use to anyone working with fixed term tenancies. It can help you to understand the day-to-day implications of these tenancies and to implement them in your organisation.
It will cover
The form that fixed term tenancies granted by Local Authorities and Housing Associations
How fixed term tenancies relate to tenancy policies
The implications for Introductory, Demoted and Family Intervention tenancies
Succession, possession, transfers and exchanges involving fixed term tenancies
The extension of the Right to Buy and Right to Acquire to fixed term tenants
Ending a fixed term tenancy, the processes for review, making the decision on whether to renew a tenancy and providing advice and guidance to tenants on their housing options
The possible legal challenges facing fixed term tenancies and potential ways of avoiding them.
The Housing and Planning Act 2016 and provisions which may come into force
Who Should Attend
All those who are working with fixed term tenancies, particularly those directly involved in housing management or lettings.