Paul Essex

Registered with
Sunday 9th June 2019

Number of rental properties owned
0 - 5

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 39

Paul Essex

9:46 AM, 27th March 2020
About 3 days ago

Coronavirus - Government advice on home moving

My property sale is due to complete TODAY, thankfully it's into a now empty ex- rental. They are moving from a rental property and I really feel for their ex-landlords who will now be left with a big void.... Read More

Paul Essex

11:41 AM, 20th March 2020
About A week ago

Landlords must now work collaboratively with their tenants

Is your advice to formalise lost rent as a loan arrangement?... Read More

Paul Essex

11:39 AM, 20th March 2020
About A week ago

Coronavirus could worst case cost BTL sector £14.9bn in 3 months

Jumping ahead, how are we to recover losses? Say a 600 month suspended for 3 months (possibly more) is an 1800 loss even with a 100 monthly increase that's a year and a half. What happens if they move before the end - I cannot see how we can enforce this.
PS rental is my only income and my self employed partner has just been laid off so not in a good place to ride the storm.... Read More

Paul Essex

14:44 PM, 27th February 2020
About a month ago

Extra £112m funding for councils to help get people off the streets

The truth is that *most* rough sleepers have been in or been offered accommodation that they have lost again through drugs, alcohol or mental health issues.
No doubt that landlords will be blamed again.... Read More

Paul Essex

10:23 AM, 8th February 2020
About 2 months ago

Government scheme to cut cost of First Homes by a third

The list of those eligible looks a lot like a list of proffesions that still have defined benefit pension schemes. It would be better to define those eligible by salary to help more young people.... Read More