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Can the holder of a life rent property rent it out to

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Can the holder of a life rent property rent it out to another person(s) with or without the feuars agreement?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 1 year ago.

Yes they can. A liferent as a legal concept in Scots law is derived from Roman law and literally allows the liferenter to benefit from "the fruits of the property". That includes any rental income. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating so that I am credited for my time.