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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 3

Property Buyer

11:17 AM, 19th March 2015, About 7 years ago

New regulations re Smoke and CO alarms

At the risk at sounding stupid...what about putting CO detectors in the room where the boiler is?... Read More

Property Buyer

10:59 AM, 19th March 2015, About 7 years ago

Prepaid water meter problems, whose responsibility?

What did insite say when you queried the costs?

Do you not have a metre for this anywhere and/or have their costs gone up?

I'd agree with Joe Bloggs on who would need to pay for the call out fee. If there is a fault with something that's out of your control then I'd say its definitely the landlords responsibility to get this fixed.

However if there isn't anything wrong with it and it turns out its due to costs and the amount your using etc. I'd say that's your responsibility.... Read More

Property Buyer

16:11 PM, 16th March 2015, About 7 years ago

The Immigration Act 2014 and checking a tenant's right to rent

I am new to the letting world and only just starting up.

I will be going through agents to Let out my property but after that I will be managing them.

So, obviously the agents do all these checks of I.D and nationality etc. but what I am wondering is what happens after that?

As a landlord do I also need copy of my tenants documentation and I.D?

Or do I just rely on my agents and trust they have done their job correctly?

Can it turn back on me if the agent is no longer involved with managing the tenancy?

Any help would be great... Read More