Jon Landlord

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Saturday 24th August 2013

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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 11

Jon Landlord

15:46 PM, 18th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Breathing Space for tenants?

Reply to the comment left by Luke P at 18/01/2021 - 15:08
Grounds 8, 10 or 11 can't be used without a court's permission.

Specifically, Regulation 7(7)(j) lists the exclusion as: "serve a notice to take possession of a dwelling-house let to a debtor on grounds 8, 10 or 11 in Schedule 2 to the Housing Act 1988 or take possession of a dwelling-house let to a debtor having served such a notice".... Read More

Jon Landlord

10:42 AM, 17th September 2019
About 2 years ago

Trying to find a mechanism for the first two days rent?

Could you not begin the tenancy on 30 Sept, but informally allow him (or formally include it in the tenancy agreement) to pay the rent on the 1st of each month?... Read More

Jon Landlord

10:33 AM, 18th December 2018
About 2 years ago

And the landlord vote goes to - Please vote again

I'd describe myself as centre-left, so the party closest to my political views is the LibDems. However, the constituency we live in is a red/blue marginal, so I voted Labour, and I expect to do so again.

It helps that our Labour MP is an outspoken Corybn critic. It's my hope that, if we do end up with a Corbyn government, the right of the Labour party will prevent him from doing anything too radical.

While I do consider landlord-related policies when choosing who to vote for, it's a relatively minor piece of the puzzle for me. Cuts in council spending, and to some extent attitude to business, have more of an impact on my life.

No idea what our tenants' political leanings are!... Read More