Mr B2L

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 25th February 2015


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 7

Mr B2L

16:13 PM, 7th August 2019
About 4 months ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

Reply to the comment left by Freda Blogs at 07/08/2019 - 13:58
I agree with Freda here. If we've had any student fall-outs between themselves one or two have agreed to leave at the end and the others have found replacements themselves thus saving us the aggro of advertising, doing viewings etc.... Read More

Mr B2L

11:36 AM, 7th August 2019
About 4 months ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

Reply to the comment left by Freda Blogs at 07/08/2019 - 11:14
One thing I haven't been able to find is if the HMO is let on a room-by-room basis but say only half of the rooms are let to students and the other half are empty. Obviously council tax is due on empty properties but in this event would the council pro-rate the council tax or would all be due?... Read More

Mr B2L

13:46 PM, 6th August 2019
About 4 months ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

@Nick Faulkner has your local council ever done property inspections around this student/HMO/council tax matter? I am not referring to the standard set of inspections surrounding the issuance of an HMO licence but moreso around where liaisons are taking place around CT and students.... Read More

Mr B2L

12:15 PM, 6th August 2019
About 4 months ago

If Students don't provide proof I'll have to pay Council Tax?

If all tenants in the properties are students then CT is definitely not due. As a landlord, as long as you can provide the following you are good to go. Do NOT let them harass and bully you! I have found councils are becoming a little too big for their boots as of late, especially when it comes to landlords so we must stand up for our rights and not get ripped off!

1. Valid HMO certificate
2. Signed tenancy agreement(s)
3. Which educational institution each tenant is a student at... Read More

Mr B2L

9:54 AM, 15th August 2018
About A year ago

Next investment steps or flippant purchase?

Hi Daren,

Why just property? Have you looked at other options? For example, do you and your wife both top out yout £20k Tax Free Stocks and Shares ISA allowance every year?... Read More