Paul Maguire

Registered with Property118.com
Sunday 23rd June 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 102

Paul Maguire

22:49 PM, 1st April 2021
About A week ago

Paul Maguire

8:11 AM, 1st April 2021
About A week ago

Can landlord claim back a COVID rent discount?

I gave a 40% discount for 4 months to some who were struggling [zero hour contracts] so that both of us could survive. Some was better than none and no future payback was demanded. Can't say I regret it as overheads were covered and all I lost was some profit.... Read More

Paul Maguire

11:06 AM, 4th March 2021
About a month ago

Tenants using roof space as storage without permission?

Why would you want to? Why do you think they should have asked for permission to use an accessable part of the property that they're paying rent for? Do you have a "baggage allowance" built in to your tenancy agreement?... Read More

Paul Maguire

11:29 AM, 12th February 2021
About 2 months ago

Problems dealing with a Roofing contractor?

I've used rope-access roofers a few times in Edinburgh on 4 storey tenement roofs. It's a lot cheaper than scaffolding for jobs that are less than a week's work. About £1k a day.... Read More

Paul Maguire

10:05 AM, 11th February 2021
About 2 months ago

Problems dealing with a Roofing contractor?

Ignore the "guarantee" and get another company [preferably recommended by someone you know] to fix the problem. Accept the fact that it'll be cheaper to pay for the work again than chase a meaningless guarantee.... Read More