CrocadileBoy

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 29th September 2018

Trading Status
Sole Owner

Providing essential rental accommodation since
2003

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118
No


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 13

CrocadileBoy

8:48 AM, 2nd February 2019
About 2 years ago

Housing Ministry tightens electrical safety rules for Landlords

Large rent increases coming for my tenants and in some cases they will be given notice to leave. I’m expecting many properties will require some work, potentially a few needing full rewriting as the houses are old. However I guess the local authority owned properties in the same area and privately owned will not need the same tests but have the same electrics!... Read More

CrocadileBoy

11:37 AM, 25th January 2019
About 2 years ago

Statement from Tim Frome on behalf of Property Redress Scheme

So I shall be writing to all my tenants charging them an extra £10 a month to pay for this and explaining why. I’m sure they will be delighted!... Read More

CrocadileBoy

13:02 PM, 24th January 2019
About 2 years ago

Private landlords will be legally required to become members of a redress scheme

Maybe this new body could make it easier and quicker for landlords to remove problem tenants... not holding my breath though. We all know this will be another proposal/scheme that is there to solely benefit tenants, but one which they will ultimately pay for.

I think I will start sending a yearly letter to my tenants, like HMRC does to show where my tax is spent, showing the amounts and proportion of their rents which are paid to the government/ councils, and why their rents could be much lower without government interference.... Read More

CrocadileBoy

12:55 PM, 24th January 2019
About 2 years ago

Private landlords will be legally required to become members of a redress scheme

That’s great, I guess I shall be writing to all my tenants shortly telling them their rent will be increasing once again thanks to more government interference.
All those that had below market rents have seen large rent increases to cover the loss of mortgage interest relief etc
When will this government realise that they are not penalising landlords or helping tenants, only causing them further problems!... Read More

CrocadileBoy

11:06 AM, 10th December 2018
About 2 years ago

B&Q Responds!

Add me to the list who won’t be shopping either at B&Q or Screwfix. Instead I will try to use Wickes and Toolstation more often, which most of the time are cheaper anyway!... Read More