Gillian Schifreen

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Monday 26th August 2013

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 93

Gillian Schifreen

10:12 AM, 8th December 2018
About a month ago

Agent bites back at Westminster for 5 week deposit cap

Having rented out property in a couple of area of the UK, one North, one South we've always used 4 weeks deposit as the norm. 4 weeks, 6 weeks, just arbitrary figures pulled out of the air.... Read More

Gillian Schifreen

10:19 AM, 28th July 2018
About 6 months ago

Proud to be a Landlord

I watched threads on social media about terrible landlords and have frequently seen my tenants post comments about having the best landlord in the world. Quite frankly I do shed the odd tear. We are extremely good to our tenants, chocolate hampers in the summer, champagne at Christmas and it costs pennies but it means our tenants don't leave unless they absolutely have too.... Read More

Gillian Schifreen

11:02 AM, 30th June 2018
About 7 months ago

Help! I can't find a suitable short let tenancy agreement.

Reply to the comment left by Neil Patterson at 29/06/2018 - 08:11
They have a tenant lined up.... Read More

Gillian Schifreen

10:15 AM, 21st April 2018
About 9 months ago

Is it worth converting BTL into Holiday Let for CGT?

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 17/04/2018 - 13:40
I imagine running holiday lets from abroad would be far more difficult than normal tenanted properties.... Read More

Gillian Schifreen

10:11 AM, 21st April 2018
About 9 months ago

Despicable vehemently anti-landlord Guardian article

One of my tenants posted on social media she had the best landlord in the world. I send them all a Thorntons hamper annually. They love it. Costs me very little makes them feel like we care, which we really do.... Read More