Monty Bodkin

Registered with Property118.com
Friday 13th June 2014


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 880

Monty Bodkin

17:03 PM, 10th December 2019
About 4 days ago

Landlords - no more excuses please

Preaching to the converted Paul.... Read More

Monty Bodkin

13:03 PM, 27th November 2019
About 2 weeks ago

Labour Manifesto - Attack on the PRS

Reply to the comment left by The Forever Tenant at 27/11/2019 - 10:25
I generally agree (Although the legal costs, time, stress and inevitable non-payment of rent also need to be factored in).
The problem is the direction of travel.
Who will/is taking the place of the 'good' landlords being driven out by all this landlord bashing?... Read More

Monty Bodkin

15:32 PM, 23rd November 2019
About 3 weeks ago

Location Independence - the lifestyle of Mark and Svetlana Alexander

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 23/11/2019 - 15:09
Dunno about Mick but I can use a phone/email/check bank accounts just as quick in mainland Europe as I can in the UK.... Read More

Monty Bodkin

15:10 PM, 23rd November 2019
About 3 weeks ago

Nottingham Licensing increased to a whopping £890!

Reply to the comment left by Mike at 23/11/2019 - 14:04Remember though, the fees are for a 5 years term
The fees are only for up to 5 years.
For a landlord 'buying' a license now, it will only last 3 years and 8 months but still costs the same price.
For a landlord 'buying' a license in May 2023, it only last 3 months. £300 per month!
For councils, licensing is the scam that just keeps on giving. It's no wonder they are so keen on it.... Read More

Monty Bodkin

10:54 AM, 21st November 2019
About 3 weeks ago

Ground 1 Section 8?

Reply to the comment left by WP at 21/11/2019 - 10:23Yes you can use ground 1, but in your circumstances, it would be discretionary not mandatory.... Read More