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Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 5th May 2018


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 6

NigelH

9:34 AM, 5th February 2021, About 8 months ago

Is it worth it?

Another problem with the DPS is that their communication is very unhelpful. I lost a case because I had not sent the photographs in the correct format. When I resent, I could not get an answer when I tried to find out if they had been received and were acceptable, (by phone and email).
I have now switched to the TDS, but only time will tell if they are betterl... Read More

NigelH

10:43 AM, 6th April 2020, About A year ago

Government must give clear statement on rental payments

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government publication seems to be quite clear on this, if someone renting can pay, then they should pay:
Consolidated_Landlord_and_Tenant_Guidance_COVID_and_the_PRS_v4.2... Read More

NigelH

15:02 PM, 16th December 2019, About 2 years ago

Tenant Fees Act 2019 – Elephant trap for the unwary!

I have added to my application forms a paragraph to specifically state that "The applicant agrees that the holding fee will be held until the first month's rent is paid, from which it will be deducted"
I believe this gives the required consent.... Read More

NigelH

16:12 PM, 16th September 2019, About 2 years ago

Section 21 abolition stinks!

Do pass this on to the newspapers and TV - Tenants From Hell.
The more examples of bad tenants that get into the press the better to show how awful they can be.... Read More

NigelH

20:40 PM, 25th May 2019, About 2 years ago

Tenant Fees Act 2019 – Elephant trap for the unwary!

The holding fee is held for a long time as it would be retained after referencing and the contract is signed, until the payment of the first rent and deposit. This needs to be done to deter students from reneging on the contract prior to occupation, which would be disastrous for the Landlord with no effective recompense.... Read More