➡ You must give your Tenant at least 24 hours’ notice in writing ✍
➡ Letter, email, What'sApp or SMS 📧📲
➡ Does my Tenant have right to refuse access? Yes ✋
➡ "Yes but it's MY property!" By agreeing to rent, you effectively hand the right to live in and use the property to your Tenant ✊
➡ Entering without your Tenant's permission is classed as trespass 👩⚖️
➡ Your Tenant could claim damages 💰
🙋♂️ What can I do to gain access?
➡ Offer alternative times, explain importance of visit, mention liability of costs and that you will no longer be responsible for injury or further damage 🛠
➡ No joy, consider a court order ⚖
🙋♀️ Under what circumstances do I have a right to enter?
➡ You have a right to perform repairs in emergencies such as gas leaks, fire or flooding 🚨
🔍 Checklist for Setting up a Tenancy here: https://lnkd.in/dW7P3y3
🔍 Checklist for Renewing a Tenancy here: https://lnkd.in/d-MwdgS
Posted 19 May 2021
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