I’ve been renting a house and have a one year lease agreement. I am self-employed and my vehicle that I use to do business broke down, resulting in some expensive repairs. I informed the landlord of my situation and advised that my rent would be late.
I landed up being two months behind on rent and was afforded the time to make up the late rental and electricity, which I duly did. The following month I received an e-mail notice to evacuate the property at the end of the month with no further explanation.
When I requested a reason for the sudden notice, I was advised that it was a financial decision. My question is whether this notice is in fact legal, especially considering all correspondence was through email?
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