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Landlords ready for round two on old-rent law
Zone(s): Lebanon ¦ Sector(s): Property
The law has been at the centre of controversy since it was proposed by the Cabinet two years ago, with tenants saying such a bill would displace thousands of families who rent in Beirut under an old law governing lease contracts signed before 1992. Inhabitants pay minimal rent fees that often amount to less than LL1million annually.