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15:31 PM, 23rd June 2021, About 11 hours ago|
Is looking to sell a property with a sitting tenant as easy as it sounds? The Local estate agents are useless, and anyway, this is clearly a property for an investor/cash buyer, happy to leave with the current tenant or someone that wants to turn it back into an HMO longer-term (was an HMO previously, but we then decided families only). It's a 4 bed with capacity to make second living room into a big bedroom (sop bed 5), conversion of the loft into Bed 6 (like next door) and en

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15:22 PM, 23rd June 2021, About 11 hours ago|
I have a small one-bedroom upstairs flat (maisonette) which has a garden. I gave a six-month tenancy to a couple back in March. I normally specify clearly on the advert no pets as the flat isn't suitable for pets, but didn't this time around as I recalled reading that you cannot ban pets or children. A pet may also disturb the people downstairs. I just found out the tenants have a dog! Looking back, they did take a lot of interest in the garden when viewing the property, and it
15:11 PM, 23rd June 2021, About 12 hours ago|
The new £50 note will start to become available in bank branches and at ATM’s in the coming days and weeks. The 30th September 2022 will be the last day you can use Bank of England paper £20 and £50 notes. After 30 September 2022, these paper notes will no longer be legal tender, so we encourage people to spend them or deposit them at their bank ahead of this date. The polymer £50 note contains advanced security features, completing our most secure set of Bank of England pol
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16:54 PM, 22nd June 2021, About A day ago|
You couldn’t make this up. The neighbour to one of my houses I’ve owned 22 years asked Nottingham Council to maintain their trees close to his house. Nottingham Council said Not our trees, they’re that Landlord Mr Roberts. I of course said Not mine...
11:02 AM, 22nd June 2021, About 2 days ago|
Hi, We are approaching the end of the Stamp duty holiday up to 500K and I have a property that is legally ready to exchange.  However, we are having an issue on the approach to exchange and completion. My challenge is that in case this moves to July...
10:41 AM, 22nd June 2021, About 2 days ago|
As the rules came in, we all obviously had to have EICR’s done on all of our properties. Unfortunately, one of my properties failed its EICR. It was issued with a ‘Fail’ EICR … for context, the house was built in the early 1970’s and predictably needed a new consumer unit and a couple of other upgrades....
10:33 AM, 22nd June 2021, About 2 days ago|
Hello, Can anyone advise the best course of action for me to take in this situation? I received a message from a tenant in arrears, and we are currently taking her to court for eviction. The message I received said: “I’ve been in hospital on morphine....