pheonix mich

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Monday 19th May 2014


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 7

pheonix mich

9:51 AM, 4th July 2018
About 2 years ago

The Fightback - Tories have been woeful

Love this article, well said Larry, I’m up for fighting, but as a full time landlord I’m already exhausted!... Read More

pheonix mich

22:56 PM, 24th March 2018
About 3 years ago

Stoke-On-Trent petition to reject Selective Licensing

Completed and commented on the Stoke-on-Trent Selective Licensing Form - noticed a lot of the questions are very weighted against private landlords.
YET ANOTHER STEALTH TAX AGAINST US - THE GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL POLITICIANS SHOULD BE ASHAMED OF THEMSELVES... Read More

pheonix mich

21:42 PM, 24th March 2018
About 3 years ago

Fair or unfair landlord treatment - We're OUT!

Reply to the comment left by Rod at 19/03/2018 - 14:40
Yes they are, I won a case against rouge DSS tenant, who turned house into drug factory. He was supported in court by CAB, who wanted him to sue me for none maintenance of the property - I provided years worth of printed out text messages proving that the tenant had not allowed access for years!
The judge asked CAB if they had bothered to read my evidence - thank god I keep everything.
It still took me a year to get the guy evicted - don't trust Citizens Advice Bureau - I'm a citizen but as a landlord I've been relegated to second class... Read More

pheonix mich

6:21 AM, 3rd October 2016
About 4 years ago

£1million spent on Travel Lodge accommodation in PRS perfect storm

Reply to the comment left by "Robert Mellors" at "01/10/2016 - 23:59":

Thank you Robert for your reply, it's very reassuring.
With regard to guarantors, I didn't realise until recently that they can give notice after the fixed term period of an AST has expired. To save time and cost I allow my tenancies to roll over on to periodic. Is there a way around this, other than constantly reissuing the tenancy?... Read More

pheonix mich

21:59 PM, 1st October 2016
About 4 years ago

£1million spent on Travel Lodge accommodation in PRS perfect storm

Thanks Robert, I have 16 years experience, currently have 31 houses mainly in stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle area, I manage and maintain them all. My strategy is to sell slowly over several years, consolidate the rest, refurbish all started about 6 years ago and is on going, I don't let to LHA unless disabled with genuine reason for being on benefits, mainly working families or shared working houses. As Refurbs tail off capital being paid to reduce IOL's.
Hotel strategy probably not suitable for my houses, I'd be interested in the more complex ideas.... Read More