Paul Maguire

Registered with Property118.com
Sunday 23rd June 2013


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 82

Paul Maguire

10:02 AM, 6th May 2020
About 2 months ago

Should I find a new tenant now?

That's a great phrase Tamas...."I can relax everywhere".... the ultimate in "laid back". You've cheered up my day already. Best of luck and stay safe.... Read More

Paul Maguire

17:39 PM, 22nd April 2020
About 3 months ago

Right to Rent challenge lost in Court of Appeal

Doesn't apply in Scotland however. Took me a couple of years of passport photocopying before I found that out.... Read More

Paul Maguire

10:05 AM, 16th April 2020
About 3 months ago

Tenancy expires during Covid-19 lockdown

Landlords need to accept that in the current environment they can't do anything, no matter what their original legal agreements were. Work with your tenant and get whatever rent they can afford, knowing it'll be a lot less than it was and that they might not be able to pay it back in the future despite their promises today. I have tenants in that situation and the general plan is that none of us starve and come out at the other end together. The alternative is far worse for everyone.... Read More

Paul Maguire

12:30 PM, 23rd February 2020
About 5 months ago

Tenant handed in notice but wants rent refund?

Renting by the room I've found that being flexible with an exiting tenant eliminates voids. So long as I can find a new tenant before the end of the notice period I refund the remaining rent. One moves out and another moves in, usually on the same day.... Read More

Paul Maguire

14:45 PM, 21st February 2020
About 5 months ago

Tenant handed in notice but wants rent refund?

I always wait until the new tenant moves in and pay the rebate that same day.... Read More