Daveknowstheregs

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 6th February 2019


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 24

Daveknowstheregs

15:50 PM, 15th January 2022, About 2 weeks ago

My 2 hour walk cost me £194 when my tenant could not contact me?

Reply to the comment left by paul kaye at 15/01/2022 - 15:38
To the OP, Ashley, you are charging your tenant a premium rent, at over £1000 per month, so imho the least you can do is pay for the emergency plumber or engineer to sort problems out.... Read More

Daveknowstheregs

11:40 AM, 15th January 2022, About 2 weeks ago

My 2 hour walk cost me £194 when my tenant could not contact me?

Reply to the comment left by Clint at 15/01/2022 - 11:16
Relying on only 1 company in an emergency, is exactly the same logic as relying on 1 specific ambulance in particular when you become ill and require an ambulance. No single company can always be available at all times, I agree with the tenant 100% to fix the problem as fast as possible, which they did.... Read More

Daveknowstheregs

11:11 AM, 15th January 2022, About 2 weeks ago

My 2 hour walk cost me £194 when my tenant could not contact me?

Reply to the comment left by Clint at 15/01/2022 - 11:02
Clint, but the tenant fixed the problem speedily, blowing your logic clean out of the water. Only relying on 1 company is a nonsense in an emergency.... Read More

Daveknowstheregs

11:05 AM, 15th January 2022, About 2 weeks ago

My 2 hour walk cost me £194 when my tenant could not contact me?

Reply to the comment left by Stephen at 14/01/2022 - 21:04
Stephen, it would be reasonable for the electrician to charge £40 call out, then £30 per hour plus parts. You would need to ask how long the job took. Jumping to the conclusion that you were robbed isn’t fair and is ridiculous, without knowing the facts of the job and doing the above sums.... Read More

Daveknowstheregs

10:54 AM, 15th January 2022, About 2 weeks ago

My 2 hour walk cost me £194 when my tenant could not contact me?

Reply to the comment left by Clint at 12/01/2022 - 20:02
This is why landlords should not have one company to rely on. Landlord insurance and service cover is worthless in an emergency. Far better is to not have any unreliable cover, that relies on 1 company. Better to do what your tenant did and find an available service within a short period. Needless to say, British Gas et al are a complete joke.... Read More