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Joint and Severally Liable Tenancies: a Guide for Landlords, Tenants and Guarantors

Originally published at: https://blog.openrent.co.uk/joint-and-severally-liable-tenancies-a-guide-for-landlords-tenants-and-guarantors/

This guide to the legal concept of joint and severally liable tenancies was written by Clara Zang and Salmaan Hassanally, practising barristers at 4-5 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers. What Is a Joint Tenancy? It is common for landlords to grant joint tenancies to their tenants. A joint tenancy will arise where, for example, an assured…