Good Morning, I am about to sign a lease...

Asked by Darrin Galvin on 25-04-2024 08:14:23
Question posted in the Landlord Tenant Law category relating to Western Cape

Good Morning, I am about to sign a lease on a commercial property to open a new Pub. If I sign the lease in my personal name I believe that should the business fail and we are unable to pay rent the landlord can then cancel the lease after 20 because of breach. The landlord would obviously have the 2 months deposit which I would lose, but is there a risk of the landlord doing me and attaching my own private house?

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