Peter Hindley

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 14th August 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 32

Peter Hindley

12:38 PM, 30th October 2020
About 7 hours ago

Rent Guarantee Insurance - is it worth it?

Reply to the comment left by Paul Shears at 29/10/2020 - 20:07
I don't remember to be honest. It was arranged by letting Agent & included in service.... Read More

Peter Hindley

18:09 PM, 29th October 2020
About A day ago

Rent Guarantee Insurance - is it worth it?

I had RGI a few years ago. Tenant failed to pay 3 months rent. Insurance company engaged Law firm who asked Guarantor but when they responded that they hardly knew the tenant & didn't know what they were signing up to the law firm dropped their pursuit of them. I had evidence of Tenant's business interests but Insurance said chances of pursuing them & getting rent back was 50/50 & not worth it, so they paid me out. It seemed wrong to me not to pursue things, but my losses were covered.... Read More

Peter Hindley

20:04 PM, 19th August 2019
About A year ago

£200 outstanding bill on prepayment/key meters?

I've had the same. I phoned the energy supplier & their first words were "would you like me to make that debt disappear for you". I was stunned. They did what others above have said & cleared the meter.... Read More

Peter Hindley

17:58 PM, 15th October 2018
About 2 years ago

Renewal fees - same tenants?

I was going to suggest let it roll into a Periodic but that avenue gets blocked off. My LA has in the past suggested a £15pm rent increase for a new 6 month tenancy. But they would charge me £125. Excluding tax implications, it would cost me £125 to gain £90 (with no voids) over 6 months. I'm guessing this Arithmetic thing is new to them.... Read More

Peter Hindley

19:33 PM, 26th May 2016
About 4 years ago

Tax statement from letting agents?

Countrywide regularly charge me this. I regularly challenge it & decline the service, and they refund in full. Seems to happen every year for one of my properties.... Read More