Council refusing access to property
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netta
netta
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9 years ago
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The council have taken a tenant out of our property and have are saying they cannot give back the keys as they have trouble getting hold of tenant and the tenant cannot find anywhere to store furniture. Housing benefit has stopped as of 7th of last month, they still have furniture at the property - can we change locks? Section 21 finishes 8th August.They have been rehoused by council elsewhere. This has been ongoing for months now and the council are saying we cannot enter as they are still tenants even though tenancy has expired. What can i legally do?

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