Steve Hards

Registered with Property118.com
Friday 30th August 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 58

Steve Hards

15:05 PM, 12th August 2019
About 2 weeks ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

Reply to the comment left by Robert at 10/08/2019 - 14:23
@ Robert M - sorry I missed the 'reply' button first time 🙂
"the standard council trick of ending the student exemption as soon as the student's course ends. Not correct."
This is what Southwark does - please could you elaborate on why it is not correct and how the (now ex) students can appeal against it? Thanks... Read More

Steve Hards

12:39 PM, 11th August 2019
About 2 weeks ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

@ Robert M - "the standard council trick of ending the student exemption as soon as the student's course ends. Not correct."

This is what Southwark does - please could you elaborate on why it is not correct and how the (now ex) students can appeal against it? Thanks... Read More

Steve Hards

9:20 AM, 18th March 2019
About 5 months ago

Gold and Silver but all Red tape!

Reply to the comment left by Michael Barnes at 17/03/2019 - 17:00
Yes, it's a dishonest consultation, but aren't they all! Landlords will vote with their feet.... Read More

Steve Hards

10:30 AM, 8th March 2019
About 6 months ago

Gold and Silver but all Red tape!

I would encourage all readers to respond to the consultation, even if you are not a Southwark landlord. You can submit it with an alias (or 'Anon' in the name field) and you do not have to provide an email address.

An eye rolling moment when you get to the irrelevant but oh-so-politically-correct personal questions at the end is almost guaranteed!... Read More

Steve Hards

16:20 PM, 26th May 2018
About A year ago

Which Billboard Design Do You Prefer?

Reply to the comment left by Steve Hards at 26/05/2018 - 16:06

I've noticed that my suggested first line 'Renting your home?' includes a lot of people with landlords who are not affected by S24. So the second line would be more accurate, but just as effective, as: 'The Government may be picking your pocket'. Then the website could make it clear from the start just who it applies to.... Read More