Old Mrs Landlord

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 2nd February 2016


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 170

Old Mrs Landlord

3 weeks ago
Was the Base Rate increase an overreaction?

Couldn't agree more, Steve. It was the drop to 2.5% which was the panic over-reaction and has done harm to the economy in stimulating borrowing. The sums owed on credit cards, overdrafts personal and car loans are staggering. However, Carney can now claim he staved off a recession, plus, as you say, he now has scope to drop rates should it really become necessary.... Read More

Old Mrs Landlord

3 weeks ago
Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill

Reply to the comment left by Gary Nock at 31/10/2017 - 22:33
According to the Law Society Gazette the legislation is intended to apply to both private and social landlords.... Read More

Old Mrs Landlord

4 weeks ago
LBC - Landlord's Heartbreaking Take On The Hell Of Universal Credit

Reply to the comment left by Bill Williams at 28/10/2017 - 08:27Thanks for making those points about pensioners Bill. I am one of the rich pampered pensioners leeching off the taxes of workers. The truth is that after I'd made additional contributions of several £100s my pension went finally breached the £100 per week mark this year. I don't get the full pension because I worked only part time while my children were at home. I only receive my own pension because I paid the full NI stamp, not the married woman's reduced rate. (My husband has an employer's pension so I'm ineligible for pension credit.) There is no public transport where I live, so no bus pass and £100 p.a. contribution to heating bills doesn't go far when you're off the gas grid. Yet youngsters who think nothing of spending £100 on a night out resent my "benefits".... Read More

Old Mrs Landlord

A month ago
Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards - EPC rating E by April 2018

Reply to the comment left by David Price at 21/10/2017 - 19:18
Don't do that David, you talk a lot of sense on other subjects too.... Read More

Old Mrs Landlord

A month ago
Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards - EPC rating E by April 2018

Reply to the comment left by Roanch 21 at 23/10/2017 - 11:01The law is not concerned with what you think. You are breaking the law even by advertising your properties for rent without displaying the EPC rating or showing them to prospective tenants, never mind actually renting them. You are giving compliant landlords a bad name as well as risking fines.... Read More