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The past two years have been challenging for residential property letting and management. The moratorium on possession proceedings in 2020, followed by court backlogs and frequent changes in notice periods and regulations, have created frustration and confusion. On October 1, 2021, another change occurred with the introduction of a new "Form 3" for serving notices seeking possession under section 8 of the Housing Act 1988. This new form is more streamlined, directing tenants to relevant government websites for further information. Additionally, detailed notes accompany the form, providing guidance and links to legal advice and homelessness assistance.

Form 3 Explainer

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