Andy Bell

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 1st October 2013

Member of The Landlords Union

Trading Status
Joint

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118
No


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 137

Andy Bell

15:43 PM, 22nd November 2019
About 3 months ago

Labour Manifesto - Attack on the PRS

There are some positives to weigh up. Initially changing the sanctions culture of UC and removing the freeze on LHA. If you are in this sector of the PRS and are a "good" Landlord maybe its only the detail behind the "open-ended tenancies" that is of specific, immediate concern.... Read More

Andy Bell

13:57 PM, 14th June 2019
About 9 months ago

Shelter ask for Landlords views

Reply to the comment left by John at 14/06/2019 - 10:09It sounds like you have a similar model to myself. I added that they could campaign to introduce measures to help landlords future proof existing older housing stock. At the moment with VAT on materials, no relief on capital improvements and potential CGT its very costly for us to do what we think is right.... Read More

Andy Bell

13:34 PM, 14th June 2019
About 9 months ago

Shelter ask for Landlords views

Reply to the comment left by Dr Rosalind Beck at 14/06/2019 - 09:40
Yes tick boxes can end up with misinterpretations of answers. So I didn't go for "financial security" instead went for risk based potential in "other".... Read More

Andy Bell

12:50 PM, 18th October 2018
About A year ago

Second IVA?

You aren't the only one having issues with an ex-tenant with a CreditFix IVA. My issue is different and will be settled one way or another down the legal route.
Have you had chance to vote at the "virtual meeting"? Has the original IVA cost been added to the debts? Are there any factual problems with the proposal?
Forget morality, Legal route can end up expensive, https://www.gov.uk/complain-about-insolvency-practitioner could be a less painful route.... Read More

Andy Bell

12:34 PM, 5th September 2018
About A year ago

Section 21 - The Bigger Picture not seen by Citizens Advice

If CAB also state how many of these complaints are valid and the responsibility of the LL it would be much more compelling. Or would their report just fall apart ?... Read More