Ken Rose

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Tuesday 22nd October 2013

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 22

Ken Rose

14:57 PM, 8th June 2016
About 3 years ago

Ken Rose

22:12 PM, 5th April 2016
About 4 years ago

Mortgage Express - Are they looking to break mortgage contracts?

I too phoned MEx regarding my letter and was told repayments on my interest only mortgage were being recalculated from 2009 and that from the start of April I would be paying approx. £10 LESS a month. Disbelief flooded over me.... Read More

Ken Rose

10:42 AM, 30th January 2015
About 5 years ago

Mark Robert Alexander vs West Bromwich Mortgage Company High Court Judgement

As a non affected (yet) landlord I have followed this case from the beginning, understanding our arguments well, and supported both financially and by deed of writing to my MP and Ombudsman etc.

However could somebody please explain to me the strength of WB’s argument from their viewpoint, it must have merit to have apparently held it’s own in court and persuaded the Judge. Some understanding of it would make it much more credible to then explain the injustice to others.

Secondly, and whilst understanding some of the thought behind it, I feel it was a mistake to take the thread private as we lost a lot of publicity with hangers on like me losing interest though lack of being able to obtain any information.... Read More

Ken Rose

10:21 AM, 28th July 2014
About 5 years ago

Disappearing Tenant

Welcome to being a Landlord Julie.

My Advice, non-professional/experience only, is as above, forget about getting your money back, just keep copious records to show that everything you do is 'reasonable' in the circumstances (rubbish removal for fire precautions, prevention of rodent infestation etc. and will stand up to scrutiny.

Document every effort you make to contact the tenant including letters by tracked delivery and record all your costs. If you do all you can and can justify all your actions I can't imagine any arbiter judging against you taking possesion.... Read More

Ken Rose

20:39 PM, 22nd January 2014
About 6 years ago

West Bromwich Building Society Tracker Margins Legal Action

Not directly affected but still on the case.

Have written at length to Sir Alan Haselhurst MP urging support for the Early Day Motion after his earlier non committal reply.... Read More