darren howe

Registered with Property118.com
Sunday 7th February 2016

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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 4

darren howe

14:34 PM, 8th March 2018, About 4 years ago

How to deal with utility charge after tenant left

As part of our check out process we always ask what utility company they are using and ask for written proof, ie a recent letter or even an email. We advise tenants to inform company of final readings and we also inform the same.... Read More

darren howe

19:29 PM, 15th July 2017, About 4 years ago

Tenant surrendered tenancy but refuses to return keys until possessions collected?

Surely if the tenant still has possession of the keys, than the tenant hasn't surrended the tenancy as they can still enter the property. Especially if tenants possessions are still inside.... Read More

darren howe

13:56 PM, 16th December 2016, About 5 years ago

Parent landlords on the rise amidst rising property prices

I was under the impression that you can not rent to your children using a mortgage as it stipulates this in the mortgage conditions. Are all these parents purchasing properties with cash. Any advice on this subject would be really appreciated.... Read More

darren howe

20:20 PM, 6th May 2016, About 6 years ago

Should I buy in a selective licensing area

I am a landlord in Middlesbrough and I started with a property in North Ormesby around 6 years ago, plenty of tenants on LHA. As the previous commentator mentioned about problematic tenants. It's a Selective Licence Area for a reason. I now have a fare few properties in Middlesbrough all in nicer area's. But the best bit of business I ever done was selling that first one in North Ormesby (strangely enough to a southerner who had never been to the area) Remember the old saying "Buyer Beware" !!!!!!!!!... Read More