Orthodoxy confirmed, but at what cost?

James Brown, Mark Pawlowski

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Examines the Court of Appeal ruling in Mexfield Housing Co-operative Ltd v Berrisford on whether a periodic tenancy agreement concluded by a housing association, which purported to prohibit the landlord from seeking possession unless the tenant was in arrears of rent, or otherwise in breach, could be terminated by way of a notice to quit, even where no breach had occurred, on the ground of uncertainty of term. Considers whether the agreement could be enforced under the rules of equity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-11
Number of pages3
JournalProperty Law Journal
Publication statusPublished - 2010


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