Reply To: ‘Housing Division’ named as Landlord…


Hi Peter. Slightly similar although MPS do not appear to have any history of existence as anything other than a named arm/division/brand of Affinity. Affinity do not describe themselves as trading as MPS. Rethink Mental Illness is the official name of the previous National Schizophrenia Fellowship, it was a name change rather than a switch to ‘trading as’.

This is an interesting and relevant case –

A person named as LL was neither an owner or leaseholder but was still held to be the LL as he was a legal entity (i.e. a person) that received the rent. I can’t see how MPS satisfy any of the requirements to be regarded as LL. I have asked….