Deborah Manship

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Saturday 30th April 2016


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 3

Deborah Manship

15:47 PM, 20th September 2016, About 5 years ago

New Freeholders have left tenanted property in dangerous condition

Reply to the comment left by "Neil Patterson" at "20/09/2016 - 15:38":

We were thinking of asking our solicitor to write to the managing agent and remind them of their obligations. Good/bad idea?... Read More

Deborah Manship

15:35 PM, 20th September 2016, About 5 years ago

New Freeholders have left tenanted property in dangerous condition

Yes, we know who the managing agent is and we could visit their office. The annual maintenance charge is paid in Dec each year and includes buildings insurance. i am assuming that along with the relevant percentage of the maintenance charge, the buildings insurance was also transferred to the new freeholder.... Read More

Deborah Manship

17:23 PM, 30th April 2016, About 6 years ago

Viable strategy for legally avoiding 3% stamp duty and CGT?

I have a slightly simpler question that I'd be grateful for your opinion on. We have a residential mortgage and a buy to let property which we have owned for just over a year. We think we'll sell our residential property in about two years and move into our buy to let until we find another property to buy that we'd like to live in. Then we'd sell the buy to let.
The question is, can we avoid CGT by living in the BTL? And how long do we need to live in the BTL to do that.
Any advice appreciated. Thanks.... Read More