Michael Holmes

Registered with Property118.com
Sunday 22nd September 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 68

Michael Holmes

2 weeks ago
Tenant Fees Ban - Measures affecting Landlords and Agents

Wonderful isn’t it. Another attack on Landlords, straight out of the neo-Marxist handbook! This is a Conservative Government apparently! Incontinent legislation activity seems to be the order of the day. I don’t take a deposit for my student letting, Just ask for 2 months in advance rent, does this mean I will. be restricted to 6 weeks now?... Read More

Michael Holmes

3 weeks ago
Tenant hoarder leaves landlord in a financial crisis

She should sue the Local Council Social Services. They obviously failed in their duties.... Read More

Michael Holmes

3 weeks ago
Thanks to the only accepted hate campaign in the UK

Further to my last little diatribe, I am wondering if the Govt. can be brought to book on the grounds that they are ignoring GAAR big-time by introducing Section 24. If no other business is so penalised, then we have a case to go forward to the Court of Appeal or whatever department we can find that deals with this sort of case, surely?... Read More

Michael Holmes

4 weeks ago
Thanks to the only accepted hate campaign in the UK

I see that the Government have created a new Rogue
Landlord designation and begun the process of formalising this in legislation. I don’t know what the consensus is amongst everybody subscribing to this forum, but as far as I am concerned, this is nothing but discrimination, pure and simple. I think it is time to fight this tooth and nail. Where is the legislation for Rogue Tenants? Until this is brought in, We should start proceedings under the Human Rights Act.... Read More

Michael Holmes

2 months ago
Is government thinking of disallowing operating costs, and for companies as well?

Personally I am always suspicious of Government surveys, even if they get a good response, politics tends to intervene at some stage and the results get skewed in the direction that the Minister in charge of the housing department is contemplating or whoever sat on him at his last interview. Don’t waste your time, better not to feed the tiger at all, they just come back for more otherwise.... Read More