Florance Kennedy

Registered with Property118.com
Monday 17th June 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 16

Florance Kennedy

14:29 PM, 9th May 2017
About 3 years ago

First tier tribunal for nonpayment of service charges

I think First Tier is the new equivalent to the Sheriff Court in Scotland. I think it is a panel of experts rather than a sheriff who make the decisions. I think. A quick internet search should help you, or contact Shelter or even the Scottish Association of Landlords.... Read More

Florance Kennedy

15:00 PM, 25th February 2016
About 4 years ago

Liable for rubbish left probably by sub let tenant

Sounds like CCTV might give you the evidence you require, but I expect you have considered this and rejected it?... Read More

Florance Kennedy

15:06 PM, 2nd November 2015
About 4 years ago

Appointing a factor in Scotland

PS to all - you do not need 100% consent to undertake mutual repairs, only a majority, although obviously getting the money out of non-consensual owners is not necessarily easy (and factors can of course impose their own conditions). The Tenements Act Scotland 2004 clarified this.... Read More

Florance Kennedy

15:03 PM, 2nd November 2015
About 4 years ago

Appointing a factor in Scotland

I run a small Edinburgh-based company which encourages owners to undertake mutual repairs by forming an owners' association. http://www.edinburghstairs.org.uk. I have a buy-to-let flat in Greenock where this works well, and have also had properties in Edinburgh and Glasgow. I'd be happy to be your 'representative for hire' to help set up such an association, or indeed just find a factor. I think you do need somebody to actually meet with the flat-owners to get anything off the ground.... Read More

Florance Kennedy

20:53 PM, 22nd September 2015
About 4 years ago

What do the regulations really require for smoke alarms in Scotland?

SAL told me it is now a statutory requirement.... Read More