Jon D

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Saturday 22nd October 2016

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 35

Jon D

13:20 PM, 25th October 2020
About 5 days ago

Landlords and tenants should make contingency plans together for winter

BBC Moneybox last week - a private landlord has spent months trying to remove her tenant, as she needs to live in the house.

She has been unsuccessful due to covid restrictions and tenant protections of various kinds, has lost several thousand pounds and this landlord now living in a shed in her relatives garden.

Sadly political partys look at the polling data every week. The data says protect tenants and hammer landlords, as this is most popular.... Read More

Jon D

13:15 PM, 25th October 2020
About 5 days ago

EPCs - New ones issued via email link only?

Just a reminder readers - make sure you have sent your tenant an EPC.

You can't remove a tenant if they have not received an EPC, Gas safety check and the offical "how to rent" leaflet. Do it now!

"Neither a section 21(1) nor 21(4) notice may be given in relation to a dwelling-house in England at a time when the landlord is in breach of a prescribed requirement"... Read More

Jon D

19:32 PM, 11th October 2020
About 3 weeks ago

House prices up by more annually than savings on Stamp Duty holiday

"In this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem - government IS the problem." - Reagan.... Read More

Jon D

12:59 PM, 10th October 2020
About 3 weeks ago

Freeholders can build 2 floors now without permission - How to object?

Agree Trev.. various issues from subsidence, leaks etc. And yes complex to extend the communal access, we'll be looking at open sky for months.
Maybe some dodgy metal staircase bolted to the side?

I maintain my point that if amenities cannot be improved / renewed / extended within the lease which is in force for this land, they will not be able to provide access / parking / changes to communal areas.... Read More