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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 24


14:02 PM, 21st July 2020
About 2 weeks ago

Fast track to add 2 more storeys

Got a lot of worries about these changes as opens the doors to some monstrosities being foisted upon people as even where strict planning laws have been in place some truly dreadful buildings have been constructed.
This light touch approach has echoes of what happening in Financial Services twenty years ago and we all know what happened in 2008.... Read More


13:37 PM, 1st June 2020
About 2 months ago

Tenant paid for repair herself at extortionate price?

An awful lots depends upon the relationship you have with the tenant.
If relatively new to you it might be a genuine mistake on her part not realising what should be done.
To build a longterm relationship might be best to take the hit but explain what process she should follow.
The idea above of reducing the rent payable until paid off is a good one and one I have used with a tenant who some years did the same thing. She has now been with me over ten years so good dialogue can have huge longterm benefits.
Whatever, good luck.... Read More


10:45 AM, 23rd May 2020
About 2 months ago

Councils are persuading even experienced landlords to self-incriminate

Very scary article but worth us all taking not and being in our guard as little doubt Councils see our sector as a 'cash cow'.
The regulations under control of the pandemic give me real cause for concern as, for the first time in most of our lives, the Government have control over what we can and can't do.
I can see lots of parts of the emergency legislation never being repealed giving National and local Government massive additional powers which is consistant with all right wing (& left wing) thought processes.
In the coming years Local Government is going have even less cash from central funds so will see all sorts of devious means to extract cash.
They are starting to make Manager companies of apartment complexes look open and honest.... Read More


19:05 PM, 2nd May 2020
About 3 months ago

Government must give clear statement on rental payments

How right you are as way things are goi g the decent landlords will all exit the market.... Read More


8:52 AM, 30th April 2020
About 3 months ago

Could pensions be taking a heavier toll from Coronavirus than property investment?

Reply to the comment left by Danny 10 at 30/04/2020 - 05:38
Yes you are likely correct.
The private landlord bailed successive Governments out after the Thatcher sell off but now they want control of us and how much we make out of it.... Read More