Badger

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Wednesday 25th September 2013


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 305

Badger

11:43 AM, 15th January 2022, About 7 days ago

Industry given until March for plan to fix cladding on low-rise buildings

Long overdue.

It has left me speechless at the suggestion that the leaseholders should be responsible for the failings of the builders up to now.

Fortunately, whilst we do count a number of apartments in taller buildings amongst our own portfolio the impact on us has been relatively slight but I do feel for those ordinary leaseholders caught up in this horrendous mess.... Read More

Badger

16:56 PM, 31st December 2021, About 3 weeks ago

CMA action frees leaseholders from Taylor Wimpey ground rents that double every 10 years

Reply to the comment left by Rennie at 31/12/2021 - 16:04
Yes, they have liabilities but the costs associated with these are always passed down to the leaseholder.... Read More

Badger

10:35 AM, 26th December 2021, About 4 weeks ago

CMA action frees leaseholders from Taylor Wimpey ground rents that double every 10 years

Reply to the comment left by Rennie at 23/12/2021 - 11:04
Do you really think that the owners of the land put their hands into their own pockets to pay for anything at all in these kinds of scenarios?... Read More

Badger

10:51 AM, 19th December 2021, About a month ago

Landlords who agreed tenancies via Purplebricks could be liable for large tenant payouts

Reply to the comment left by Denise G at 15/12/2021 - 11:00
"t.b.h. I am surprised whenever I see a PB board that people are still signing on with them."

A testimony to the power of TV advertising I suppose.

I have often wondered how they afford this...... Read More

Badger

10:44 AM, 19th December 2021, About a month ago

76% of councils report an increase in landlords selling up and warn of increased waiting lists

Reply to the comment left by Peter G at 16/12/2021 - 17:52
You're kidding, right?

In my almost 40 years in the business my experience of allowing tenants to perform their own maintenance (or decoration) has always been UNIVERSALLY bad.

God forbid we ever get to the point where a lower rent is required to be offered in return for such wholesale property destruction!... Read More