Commercial Lease Forfeiture
“Forfeiture of Lease” is a remedy available to a landlord of a commercial property – quickly enabling the taking back of the building and the termination of the Lease agreement without the need for lengthy Court proceedings.
Most commercial leases contain a “Re-entry clause”, which grants permission for the landlord to affect forfeiture under the grounds of a breach of a specific covenant within the lease (normally non-payment of rent). If this clause is not present, the landlord can still rely on their common law rights.
What We Do
Upon receipt of your instruction, we will schedule in our attendance to peaceably re-enter your property within 24 hours (quite often on the same day). The agents will gain access via a locksmith (outside of business / trading hours), create an inventory of goods within, taking photographs and utility meter readings before displaying possession notices and securing the property.
We will then send out a Torts (Interference with goods Act 1977) notice to the tenant’s last known home address, confirming our actions and advising them that they have an obligation to collect the goods within the property – failing this the landlord has the right to dispose of them as they see fit.
What Our Clients Say...
Thank you for your promp and efficient action in collection of the outstanding rent.… Severn Industrial Estates Limited
We wish to thank you for your excellent and prompt attention in collecting outstanding commercial rent arrears on our behalf. We would like to… Milloyd Investments LTD
Dear Sirs, We would like to thank you for the prompt and professional way that you dealt with the debt owed to us, have… Bluemoon Handyman Ltd
I would like to thank you for your recent successful collection of the County Court Judgement we had against a client who had refused… ADVISER BREAKTHROUGH
In May 2013, I had a County Court Judgement in my favour for £1,898.70. As the defendant was in great financial difficulties, I originally… VMIT
I would like to thank you for the extremely professional way in which this was carried out by yourselves. This service enabled me to… Willian Payton
Your service was professional, quick and efficient and hopefully I will have no similar problems with tenants in the future. I would not hesitate… Mr Len Jones
This debt was promised to be paid many times by our customer but we eventually ended up having to take him to court to… AYCLIFFE FABRICATIONS
Call 0800 046 0451 or fill in our enquiry form.