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Keystone Asset Management Ltd - Voluntary Administration

Keystone Asset Management Ltd – Voluntary Administration

25/01/2015

On Thursday, 22 January 2015 I received a call from Keystone Asset Management Ltd to tell me that the directors had requested that the company be put into Voluntary Administration. They main issue here is that Keystone Asset Management Ltd were operating a number of HMO’s in and around Barnsley & Rotherham for their clients… Read more

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Landlord Action hosts “Rumble with the Agents”

On Thursday 21st May 2015, Landlord Action is hosting the biggest white collar charity boxing event to be brought to the property industry and is inviting letting and estate agents to take part. Paul Shamplina, Founder of Landlord Action, has been a keen boxer for many years and as well as putting himself in the… Read more

Capital Gains on flip and reinvestment

Capital Gains on flip and reinvestment

Firstly excellent forum, thank you.  We recently purchased a property and refurbished it to a high standard to let out. Due to sudden rise in house values in our area we decided to flip it and make a profit. We exchanged contracts last Friday and we’re completing next week. The total proceeds from this property… Read more

Health and Safety in a private space

Health and Safety in a private space

24/01/2015

I think it would be fair to say that nobody would expect to find a Health and Safety inspection taking place inside their own private house (principal private residence).  Similarly, just as your own private garden is not a building site, I cannot imagine a situation where H&S would ever inspect / advise / impose… Read more

My Section 8 eviction experience – landlords be warned

My Section 8 eviction experience – landlords be warned

After reading the article “why are my tenants trying to destroying me”, I want to share with other landlords my recent eviction experiences, so that other landlords can be warned when this type of problem comes up. After I put in a brand new kitchen and bathroom in my rental property I put my house… Read more

Commercial line of credit

Commercial line of credit

Following the death of my mother, I have just inherited the (unencumbered) house I am currently living in and am not necessarily rushing to realise its value and downsize, although that is the eventual plan. I do want to expand my B2L portfolio but have no reasonable provable income as I live on rental income… Read more

Tenant Request for Advice and Help

Tenant Request for Advice and Help

23/01/2015

We have been issued with a section 21, I am disabled and my husband is retired.   We have been given this because our rent was late 3 months out of 6. We do not have the money to move to another private rented accommodation and even if we did it would be difficult to… Read more

damp

Can I get a discount on the rent?

I rented a one bed flat back in August however due to work refs failing I paid 6 months up front. However since moving in there has been damp and mold growing up the bedroom wall and the room is freezing cold so much so I’m unable to sleep in there . The landlord has… Read more

stamp

Freeholders full name and address?

I understand that it is a requirement that the managing agent for the freeholder must state the name and address of the freeholder on all demands for payment that they send the leaseholders. Does the following constitute a full name and address SMITH, PO BOX NP 12** ROCHFORD ESSEX SS5 9**. I beleive this is… Read more

Garden

Garden is trashed?

Although my tenants have lived in the house for 2 years, and always paid their rent on time, and are lovely people, they currently have a pile of junk outside of the house – old childrens toys, a fridge freezer, wood, rubbish, and I asked them to get it removed. They agreed that they would,… Read more

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