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  • In a residential lettings context this may be a group of individuals occupying a property: e.g.
    • professional, student, benefit-recipient, asylum seeker, parolee, family, single, etc.
  • In a commercial lettings context a business or company can be personified as a tenant.
  • Tenants have the right to occupation and obligations to act in a tenantlike manner in accordance with any written or verbal tenancy agreement.
Published: 11 November 2013 Last Updated: 17 November 2021