Martin Knowles

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 16th May 2018


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 4

Martin Knowles

14:04 PM, 14th October 2020
About 6 months ago

Stand alone Rent Guarantee insurance?

Reply to the comment left by Jason McClean at 14/10/2020 - 11:53
Hello Jason
With the current eviction ban that is in place until at least March 21, what would your comments be if a tenant stopped paying rent say in December 20 and my rental guarantee is for a 12 month period. Would the 12 months commence from March 21 or December 20?
Thanks... Read More

Martin Knowles

10:33 AM, 20th May 2020
About 11 months ago

Councils are persuading even experienced landlords to self-incriminate

Very interesting and alarming article.
Would landlords not be able to use their Landlords Insurance cover if they have legal cover included, either as soon as they receive any such letter or after they have attended a PACE interview.... Read More

Martin Knowles

7:29 AM, 19th March 2020
About A year ago

No Rent For Buy To Let Landlords

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 18/03/2020 - 22:13
How easy or difficult that will prove to be we don’t currently know.
Landlords should and I’m sure they will, help their tenants as much as they can who are genuinely affected by Covid-19.... Read More

Martin Knowles

21:25 PM, 18th March 2020
About A year ago

No Rent For Buy To Let Landlords

If you rely on the difference between your rental income and your mortgage payment for cash flow/salary/wage/income you may well have a big problem.
You maybe able to obtain a 3 month holiday from your mortgage provider but some tenants may now decide not to pay any rent for 3 months (even if they are able to) and the landlord will not be able to do anything about it. Consequently you will have no income if this is your only source of income.
This is my take on this at the moment.
Am I right or have I missed something?... Read More