Roberts Rentals

Registered with Property118.com
Friday 20th November 2020

Bio
We've been landlords since 1983 and we run our partnership as our main source of income. We have residential properties which comprise of HMO, Houses, bungalows and flats.


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 5

Roberts Rentals

12:22 PM, 23rd July 2021, About 3 months ago

Should I proceed with offering a tenancy agreement?

Ive had this issue recently. It turned out that although I paid for a full credit reference for both tenants and the guarantor, it came back negative for all of them. I spoke to the guarantor and it turns out the credit company only asked one question to all of them and didn't ask about investments or savings held.
Having spoken to the credit company about me paying for a full credit check and them only asking one question they refunded my fee and apologised . I did another credit check with another company and it came out very well. Please check what your credit check agency asked you tenants... Read More

Roberts Rentals

9:47 AM, 30th May 2021, About 5 months ago

Looking to purchase from deceased estate?

We've bought several properties like this (my husband is a builder).
Usually if the property has been left for a number of years the local authority will have placed a prohibition order on the property. This is just stating not fit to live in, they give you a list of what needs to be carried out. You dont have to pay the additional stamp duty on the property if it has a prohibition order on it, I recently got £7k back from hmrc on one ours.
You just leave it in the hands of a solicitor for them to complete probate, then you can move forward, its just a waiting game could take several months. Well worth buying if you can do the work.... Read More

Roberts Rentals

8:25 AM, 22nd April 2021, About 6 months ago

Managing Agents overcharging for nothing?

Insurance - I pay £1,980 for 7 properties along the south coast,( house's and flats) so your flat seem very high.... Read More

Roberts Rentals

10:19 AM, 31st March 2021, About 7 months ago

Best for revaluation - vacant possession or sitting tenant?

Reply to the comment left by Graham Bowcock at 30/03/2021 - 16:58
Thanks for you reply. All our properties have up to date tenancies and are compliant , other than the last couple having their EICR completed. I will contact our local valuer and speak to them about their revalue process and costs. Thanks for the advice... Read More

Roberts Rentals

10:12 AM, 31st March 2021, About 7 months ago

Best for revaluation - vacant possession or sitting tenant?

Reply to the comment left by JB at 30/03/2021 - 10:50
Thanks for your comment, potentially yes we are considering incorporating. We are in the process of ensuring that each property has a capital gain statement that is up to date.... Read More