Jack Phillips

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 12th April 2011

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 8

Jack Phillips

11:01 AM, 1st December 2011, About 10 years ago

Landlords, Let's Make December Celebration of Good Tenants Month

Given the success of Mary's idea and the backing it has received, we've just launched this - http://www.property118.com/index.php/good-tenant-month-good-news-for-christmas/21419/

Send in your stories of good tenants and we'll carry them on an updating page and the best story will win 2 bottles of Champagne!... Read More

Jack Phillips

11:25 AM, 24th October 2011, About 10 years ago

My Tenants Have Done A Midnight Flit - Landlords Log 13

This question is via @avlocksmiths on twitter "if tenants do 'flit' wud you advise changing locks? Local landlord here didn't and tenant stole decorators paint!"... Read More

Jack Phillips

13:07 PM, 20th October 2011, About 10 years ago

Licence First - Don’t Shoot the Messenger #6

I've looked around the direct.gov.uk site and found the page Ben may be alluding to here

What is an HMO?

A property is an HMO if it is let as a main or only home to at least three tenants, who form more than one household and who share a kitchen, bathroom or toilet.

A household consists of either a single person or members of the same family who live together, including:

people who are married or living together
people in same-sex relationships
relatives who are living together - including step-children, grandchildren, uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins and foster children
certain live-in domestic staff such as au pairs, nannies, nurses or other carers, gardeners, chauffeurs, servants (if certain conditions are met)

If you are a tenant in shared accommodation, you may live in an HMO. These properties can be an entire house, flat or converted building or any of the following:

shared houses
households with a lodger
purpose-built HMOs
guesthouses - if rented out of season
bed and breakfasts providing accommodation for homeless people
some types of self-contained flats converted from houses
... Read More

Jack Phillips

10:33 AM, 30th August 2011, About 10 years ago

Help for landlords with problem tenants

Hi Joseph,

I've asked your question on PropertyTribes, there are thousands of property professionals who use that so they've answered your question. If you click here you'll be taken to what they've said.

Jack... Read More

Jack Phillips

10:27 AM, 30th August 2011, About 10 years ago

Peace in the war between landlords and tenants

Hello John.

I've asked your question over on PropertyTribes, a forum we use regularly. If you follow this link to Property Tribes, there is an answer to you query and also people there who may be able to help and advise you more.

Jack... Read More