David Soutter

Registered with Property118.com
Friday 25th October 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 6

David Soutter

21:37 PM, 13th May 2014
About 7 years ago

Frustrating battle with freeholder over roof

The old rules which allowed landlords (commercial) to distraint on goods in an unpaid rental situation has now been restricted. There is a requirement to write to the tenant before hand warning them etc. In so far as residential rules are concerned not much has changed.... Read More

David Soutter

21:21 PM, 13th May 2014
About 7 years ago

Frustrating battle with freeholder over roof

Lower limit. Actions over £15,000 (from memory) are automatically High Court actions... Read More

David Soutter

20:42 PM, 13th May 2014
About 7 years ago

Frustrating battle with freeholder over roof

I am certain I can get you an introduction to at least two of the bigger companies both of whom I have used and would recommend.

There is a debt threshold I think £600 but once you have a judgement they are lethal if the debtor does not pay you. You do have to have judgement which I would be happy to help with but collection by them is relentless. They will go and keep going till the debt is paid.... Read More

David Soutter

19:04 PM, 13th May 2014
About 7 years ago

Frustrating battle with freeholder over roof

If he still owes the money under the county court order, pay the £72 to change the judgement to a High Court judgement and then give the debt to one of the number of HCEO companies that are about. I am not one but can recommend one if required. All the costs are paid by the debtor. Then at least you will have the money you are owed.... Read More

David Soutter

18:59 PM, 13th May 2014
About 7 years ago

Newham v Me - Landlord Licensing - Advice Sought

This is a political local authority trying to reduce/remove/extinguished private landlords all together. Its party policy from Milliband and his somewhat useless group of politicians... Read More