alan bloodworth

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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 5

alan bloodworth

10:48 AM, 1st September 2021, About 2 months ago

Remove my perfectly good UPVC windows and doors and make me pay for the privilege?

What does your lease and your contract with the management company say? I should also detail your agreed procedures in the case of disagreement.... Read More

alan bloodworth

10:44 AM, 1st September 2021, About 2 months ago

Generation Rent want open ended tenancies and Landlords to cover moving costs

I’ve been happy to rent for years, loved the flexibility and ease of quickly being able to move home to follow other opportunities elsewhere, especially if moves were due to unavoidable or unplanned circumstances. If I ever wanted to put down more permanent roots I’d alter my lifestyle and buy a place. The real problem government needs to address is the ever increasing cost of owning your own home.... Read More

alan bloodworth

12:03 PM, 26th August 2021, About 2 months ago


My local MP, Shabana Mahmood (Lab), has spoken publically condemning the national cladding scandal. However where the local council (also Lab) is the freeholder she is remarkably silent. Our politicians are a national disgrace.... Read More

alan bloodworth

15:50 PM, 10th August 2021, About 2 months ago

Going down the Drain?

Your esponsibility as a landlord is to provide the necessary drainge facility, the tenant then must use it in a tenant-like manner, ie responsibly. You are not responsible for what the tenants discharge there. If they have caused the problem then they have to sort it out and/or pay the bill. Take loads of photos and keep diary notes, copies of emails etc.... Read More

alan bloodworth

14:26 PM, 26th July 2021, About 3 months ago

Ceiling Heating?

Yes I've got this in a flat. Heat rises so it's a very inefficient and expensive electrical heating system. I'd rather see the benefit of a warm floor (which you are giving to the flat above to some degree). I believe there is some sort of wire mesh very close to the ceiling surface which gives off the heat so any new fittings into the ceiling (eg screws for trunking) are likely to damage it and stop it working. Take more advice and go for something more efficient.... Read More