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Housing (Wales) Act 2014

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138Amendment of Schedule 2 to the Housing Act 1988

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In Part 1 of Schedule 2 to the Housing Act 1988 (grounds on which a court must order possession of dwelling-houses let on assured tenancies), after Ground 2 insert—

Ground 2A

The dwelling-house is subject to a mortgage granted, at any time, by a fully mutual housing association and—

(a)

the dwelling-house is in Wales;

(b)

the tenancy was granted by a fully mutual housing association;

(c)

the mortgagee is entitled to exercise a power of sale conferred on the mortgagee by the mortgage or by section 101 of the Law of Property Act 1925;

(d)

the mortgagee requires possession of the dwelling-house for the purpose of disposing of it with vacant possession in exercise of that power;

(e)

not later than the beginning of the tenancy the landlord gave notice in writing to the tenant that possession might be recovered on this ground;

and for the purposes of this ground “mortgage” includes a charge and “mortgagee” is to be construed accordingly.

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