Tracy Conner

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 27th September 2014


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 12

Tracy Conner

4 months ago
Despicable vehemently anti-landlord Guardian article

Reply to the comment left by Chris Daniel at 17/04/2018 - 23:18
I am if you are counting!... Read More

Tracy Conner

4 months ago
Despicable vehemently anti-landlord Guardian article

I can’t believe that toxic bile is for real. I honestly don’t think I have been so offended and shocked by such a hateful, dangerous and ill-informed piece of filth.
Deep shame on The Guardian. You are skating on thin ice publishing people who are barely distinguishable from trolls.... Read More

Tracy Conner

5 months ago
Mortgage Express transfer to Rosinca Mortgages - anyone else?

Yes received letter for the same kind of mortgages. Never had a previous issue with MX. There were immediate issues flagged at face value.
Interesting thread and wide range of experiences, very valuable to chew over thanks, haven’t considered some of the points so will follow.... Read More

Tracy Conner

A year ago
To water meter or not to water meter?

Glad to hear it Rob.
Yes, I'm talking more from a student perspective, it's a different ball game and the risks are there. I also wonder if there is a variation in tariffs from one water board to another as I've had a reasonably poor experience of Southern Water.... Read More

Tracy Conner

A year ago
To water meter or not to water meter?

Once you have a meter you can't return to rates as they are phasing them out so what is good for him may not be as good for future tenants although they won't be any the wiser if a meter is there already.
In a case where you are the bill payer not the tenant (e.g. HMO) it can be dangerous as all they have to do is leave a toilet running and go on holiday and you're paying so you might have to ring fence that in the contract. We are Southern Water and meters have always produced much bigger bills for houses with 2/3 people upwards and we have to take care of reading our own meters correctly as there are frequently problems with leaks on the meters and erroneous bills. Don't leave that to the water company. We are told they are read electronically but it's clear they aren't done accurately or regularly.
In your case you might only have every have a small household and the bill will always be their responsibility. If so you might want to let him get on with it but review the installation and reading carefully when he moves out.... Read More