John Walker

Registered with Property118.com
Sunday 27th July 2014


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 95

John Walker

13:28 PM, 21st December 2018
About 4 weeks ago

Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill receives Royal Assent

I shall be pleased to hear how many tenants are taking LAs, HAs, etc. to court. Maybe this is a beginning of a level playing field for the PRS.... Read More

John Walker

13:06 PM, 17th December 2018
About a month ago

HMO - Camden Council sending letters to the mortgage provider?

I am in the fortunate position of having all my s/c flats mortgage free, so even though they are classified as HMOs, I shall not be faced with the problems others are experiencing. The LA in which all my properties are located has not so far proposed to licence accommodation of this type, though for how long if JC&co. get into power will that last? We LLs are already registered with Rentsmart Wales, along with all our properties.... Read More

John Walker

12:39 PM, 17th December 2018
About a month ago

And the landlord vote goes to - Please vote again

I have to disagree with Larry's comments. Why encourage it to get worse by with-holding your vote? You may not like any of the choices available, but surely you do not want the absolute worst choice to prevail?... Read More

John Walker

13:47 PM, 14th December 2018
About a month ago

And the landlord vote goes to - Please vote again

A pox on all their houses. I feel for Theresa May, landed into a job with directions in which she did not believe, hounded by a self serving mob of smug, unemployable 'colleagues,' most of whom have never, for obvious reasons, held down a proper job. As for J Corbyn, any LL who even considers voting for him must be of unsound mind, turkeys voting for Christmas might be a suitable analogy. I think as a matter of self preservation only that I shall again vote Tory, if only for lack of a reasonable alternative.... Read More

John Walker

13:04 PM, 6th December 2018
About a month ago

Agent bites back at Westminster for 5 week deposit cap

Reply to S Somerset.
Hi, not so much a rant as an argument in favour of a more realistic attitude to non-payment of rent by unscrupulous tenants, egged on by the likes of Shelter and LHAs, who advise tenants to sit tight until the bailiffs arrive.... Read More