Drafting tenancy agreements and terms of business

Get to grips with tenancy agreements and the essential clauses that need to be included. Don't overlook your Terms of Business either, this should be drafted to protect you as much as possible.

Part one:

  • Creation of a Tenancy
  • Unfair terms
  • Consumer legislation and its effects on a tenancy agreement
  • Particulars of the agreement
  • Deposits and how they are held
  • Tenant’s obligations and how clauses should be drafted
  • Landlord’s obligations and the reasons behind them
  • Service of Notices and what should be included

Part two:

  • Advanced points and clauses
  • Types of Deeds which effect the original terms agreed
  • Signatures and electronic signing
  • Interpreting phrases and their use
  • Specialist clauses including breaks, conditional rights and extensions
  • General notices and when they should be utilised
  • Assignment, Guarantees, early surrender and their treatment

Part three:

  • General terms including commissions, fees and when they become payable
  • How to avoid loss of income and what clauses to include
  • Landlord’s obligations and the reasons for enforcement
  • Agent’s obligations and variations on the normal
  • Exclusion clauses and method of drafting
  • Legislation and the effect on the Terms of Business
  • Consumer legislation 
  • Data Protection, service of notices and other important provisions

This course comprises of three 90-minute sessions with breaks in between each session.

Drafting Tenancy Agreements and Terms of Business (Virtual Classroom)

  • Three part course taking place on - Wednesday 16th September 2020 09:30 - 15:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £135.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £180.00 (+VAT)

Meet the trainer

Richard Pulford

Richard Pulford

Richard is a solicitor specialising in landlord and tenant law. His workload ranges from case handling of possession matters, deposit disputes, drafting of tenancy agreements, advising on HMO properties and debt and disrepair claims. He is experienced in lengthy and complex litigation and settlement negotiations.