Dr Rosalind Beck

Registered with Property118.com
Thursday 29th September 2016


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 2198

Dr Rosalind Beck

12:38 PM, 5th September 2018
About 3 weeks ago

Section 21 - The Bigger Picture not seen by Citizens Advice

Reply to the comment left by Luke P at 05/09/2018 - 10:54
Hi Luke. I don't know, but I did see on a news report yesterday about local councils struggling to balance their budgets, that one particular council has had to reduce or scrap its grant to CAB (lol).... Read More

Dr Rosalind Beck

10:42 AM, 5th September 2018
About 3 weeks ago

Section 21 - The Bigger Picture not seen by Citizens Advice

Excellent contribution Paul. Given your high public profile this could be a useful article to share. Unfortunately, CAB is and has been for years, very biased against landlords. I had to deal with a rogue/criminal tenant years ago when I first became a landlord. Despite me being a taxpayer and my tenant not being one and despite me being the innocent party, as soon as I said I was a landlord they said 'we don't talk to landlords.'... Read More

Dr Rosalind Beck

17:07 PM, 31st August 2018
About 3 weeks ago

Tenant asking for hardship compensation over bins?

My understanding is that as long as you have done your best to rectify the issue, you have no reason to worry and definitely no need to offer compensation. Beware that if you are bullied into offering compensation, give an inch and a mile will be requested. Stand firm.... Read More

Dr Rosalind Beck

10:31 AM, 30th August 2018
About 4 weeks ago

Will Shelter sue Birmingham City Council or letting agents and landlords?

It is very disappointing that those who are paid to advocate for landlords join in with the virtue signalling, rather than counter biased representations of flawed research. Well done AL for challenging this with facts and clear analysis. As you point out, our supposedly top-notch journalists don't ask the glaringly obvious questions - either because they're too thick/ignorant or because they don't dare challenge these accounts for fear of being ostracised.... Read More

Dr Rosalind Beck

16:04 PM, 29th August 2018
About 4 weeks ago

Shelter shocked at result of 10%, no make that 4.7% or maybe zero

Reply to the comment left by Monty Bodkin at 29/08/2018 - 14:51
Yes, all and sundry want us to take risks with tenants - Shelter, councils, tenants' mothers and so on - even though they are not willing to take the risk of losing one penny themselves through guaranteeing the rent - and even though when it turns pear-shaped the landlord whom they have begged to trust the tenant, is now public enemy number one.... Read More