David Price

Registered with Property118.com
Thursday 14th May 2015

Trading Status
Company

Providing essential rental accommodation since
1989

Number of rental properties owned
41+

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118
No


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 944

David Price

9:48 AM, 1st August 2019
About 3 weeks ago

The issue of costs that are the responsibility of the tenant?

Reply to the comment left by JJ at 31/07/2019 - 14:15
I do not rip anything out. The first tenant usually ruins whatever equipment is supplied and I do not replace it when the tenant leaves. Often the damage is deliberate, revenge because I have the audacity to ask for the rent to be paid.... Read More

David Price

12:17 PM, 31st July 2019
About 3 weeks ago

The issue of costs that are the responsibility of the tenant?

Reply to the comment left by JJ at 31/07/2019 - 12:11
"So what do you do about fitted dishwashers and fitted cookers?"
My solution is simple, do not supply any white goods. I embarked on this policy many years ago as a result of persistent tenant misuse, the tenant fees act has made this mandatory for any sane landlord. Also nothing which requires PAT testing.... Read More

David Price

13:52 PM, 24th July 2019
About 4 weeks ago

What can the PRS expect from Boris?

Let us address him as Rt Hon Boris Johnson, he is a politician not a friend.

AS to what we can expect, I anticipate that he will be too busy with Brexit to bother about the PRS. In the short term he will do little if anything, in the long term he will probably not be Prime Minister.... Read More

David Price

10:08 AM, 18th July 2019
About a month ago

Government release final ROPA Report

Plenty of rules for letting agents, still none for tenants.... Read More

David Price

9:59 AM, 13th July 2019
About a month ago

Cash rich and nowhere to live

Reply to the comment left by MA at 13/07/2019 - 08:30
It should be more arduous to claim benefit than to work. If long term benefit claimants were forced to present themselves at the job centre at 8 am every day except Sunday and be given work so that they go home physically tired at 6 pm, sorting pebbles on the beach if there is nothing else to do, then I believe many would speedily find a job. After six days they would be given their Benefit money, miss a day without a medical certificate and no money for the week, arrive late and no money for the day.

Such a regime would also go a long way to controlling antisocial behaviour for the individuals concerned would be too tired to do anything but sleep.... Read More