The Rent Ordinance para (e) explicitly precludes that possibility:
Any waiver by a tenant of rights under this Chapter 37 shall be void
as contrary to public policy.
If he attempts to enforce such a clause or in any way dislodge you from the unit, he is liable for a substantial penalty.
The legality of a rebate scheme is not clear, but probably would ...
I have recently signed a tenancy agreement (England) and have now
decided I do not wish to live there. My guarantor has not yet signed
their guarantor agreement. Does this make my tenancy agreement void?
No. At most, it makes it voidable by the landlord if the landlord doesn't want to enter into a lease unless you have a guarantee (assuming you have ...