Robert Bolwell, senior partner at Dutton Gregory, which manages the ARLA Propertymark Legal Helpline, has detailed that letting agents and landlords should consider serving a second Section 8 notice if rental arrears accrue to more than six months of missed payments.

Bolwell explained that this is because of a crucial change at the six months of arrears mark, when the notice period for tenants drops from six months to just four weeks.

 

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