For example The rack rent of the property was substantially more than they were currently paying. Give feedback This page was not useful This page was useful Please tell us why you gave that answer Submit Pages on this site to help you understand Housing Housing Am I going to be evicted? I am a landlord with a legal issue I am renting and have legal issues I'm buying or selling a house Recent articles tagged with Housing ID and money home-buying checks - why they are needed In the market for a flat? Leasehold or commonhold? Using legal services in a pandemic Leasehold and ground rents Know your rights on eviction See also: Rent A regular payment to the landlord by a tenant in return for being allowed to possess and use the landlord's property. Tenant a person or organisation granted a lease.