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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 8

11:54 AM, 8th June 2020, About 2 years ago

Eviction Ban Extended 2 Months Until 23rd August

And what happens when you wish to sell your BTL properties, specifically because you wish to retire??... Read More

14:29 PM, 28th March 2020, About 2 years ago

Coronavirus - Covid 19 - Open Letter To All Landlords And Tenants

Just one slight problem with para 10 - We have Rent Guarantee and Legal Cover but have been swiftly informed that in a Pandemic such cover is suspended!!
Anyone else with a similar problem??... Read More

10:39 AM, 27th February 2020, About 2 years ago

Differences of opinion - What do you think?

Interesting, but in my experience Limited Company BTL mortgages are generally 1% more expensive than for individuals!... Read More

12:19 PM, 2nd August 2019, About 2 years ago

Are you a compliant landlord?

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 02/08/2019 - 10:51
Good news, but do you have to wait until the end of the tenancy to deduct from the deposit or can an invoice be presented upon completion of works and payment expected in return?... Read More

10:35 AM, 2nd August 2019, About 2 years ago

Are you a compliant landlord?

I`d be grateful if you would clarify points made to a recent post of mine regarding
`The issue of costs that are the responsibility of the tenant`
Under the T&Cs of their AST the tenant is responsible for repairs and/or renewals of day to day occupation of the property. Basically if they break it, block it, damage it they are legally responsible to correct matters.
Some say the landlord cannot charge as it is a `fee` whilst another has stated that if the tenant agrees that the costs of the works are required and reasonable and that the tenant agrees it is their responsibility AND that the tenant asks the landlord to carry out these works then such charges would not be considered Prohibited Payments and that such charges may be considered a legitimate charge from a tradesman or supplier which the landlord has been asked to arrange by the tenant.
Which is correct?... Read More