Paul Essex

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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: 12

Paul Essex

15:57 PM, 22nd July 2019
About A day ago

'A new deal for renting' - Section 21 consultation

I was most shocked that landlords could have to take rent arrears to court FOUR times before they are guaranteed to get possession. I know who will have to pay for all that as well.... Read More

Paul Essex

20:16 PM, 8th July 2019
About 2 weeks ago

The flawed Call for Evidence over Tenancy Deposits

As far as I can see the only logical response to this would be to always have a guarantor to cover damage etc and to forget deposits.... Read More

Paul Essex

20:54 PM, 4th July 2019
About 3 weeks ago

Universal Credit Landlord engagement

I went to one of these seminars and I found a little known fact. UC is a Working Age benefit so after the hassle of UC if your tenant then retires they go back to housing benefit and start a new claim again!... Read More

Paul Essex

18:32 PM, 2nd July 2019
About 3 weeks ago

Pests in hot weather?

Who on earth commissioned a 300 job to remove a harmless pest! A couple of pots of ant killer from poundland would suffice. I could justify the bill if a swarm of bees had been involved even a wasp nest but this way over the top for ants.... Read More

Paul Essex

19:33 PM, 30th June 2019
About 3 weeks ago

The scrapping of Section 21: landlord responses

Reply to the comment left by Bill Williams at 29/06/2019 - 08:27
Bill, don't forget that lettings relief finishes at the end of this tax year so if you are considering selling you may want to act quickly.... Read More