Richard Harrison

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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 15

Richard Harrison

11:24 AM, 24th July 2019, About 2 years ago

Johnson considers Stamp Duty switch from buyer to seller

If the seller had to pay SDLT, who would pay the additional 3% if selling to an investor? Would the seller be expected to pay the additional 3% or would the seller pay the standard SDLT and the investor pay the additional 3%?... Read More

Richard Harrison

10:49 AM, 30th October 2018, About 3 years ago

Final call for members

The consultation about Selective Licensing in the Beeston and Harehills areas of Leeds ends tomorrow. It will cost £825 per property for a licence (with average house prices in the areas around £80,000). Read More

Richard Harrison

20:10 PM, 26th September 2018, About 3 years ago

New Landlord Association seeking pledges

How about "Home Providers"?... Read More

Richard Harrison

11:31 AM, 25th September 2018, About 3 years ago

Richard Harrison

18:26 PM, 10th August 2018, About 3 years ago

Selective Licensing in Leeds at £825 per property!

The licences are not transferable if you sell the property. The new owner would have to pay the full amount for a new licence (and no refund to the original owner). Does this mean that you couldn't sell a property with a tenant in situ? Would the council allow a new owner to apply for the licence after purchase or get the licence approved before completion of the sale? Otherwise all tenants would have to be evicted before a sale could complete. I was thinking I may want to sell some properties if the scheme goes ahead. There wouldn't be much time to complete a purchase once the scheme is announced and before it is implemented (assuming there will be any landlord buyers).... Read More