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: 977

David Price

18:23 PM, 11th February 2020
About 2 months ago

UC - Are you not being paid up to date when a tenant leaves?

I do not take any tenants in receipt of UC BUT some existing tenants are being transferred to UC. They all fall behind in their rent and have to be evicted.
If I were asked, as a highly paid consultant, to devise a scheme which would maximise homelessness I could not have devised a bettter scheme.... Read More

David Price

5:38 AM, 8th February 2020
About 2 months ago

Failed EPC Due to assumed no insulation?

Reply to the comment left by Jireh Homes at 08/02/2020 - 02:30
I tried this with the flat roof insulation and the photgraphs, nearly 100 taken at the time the roof was insulated (Late 90's), were rejected as all photographic evidence had to be less than 3 months old. The building was assumed to be as built in the 60's and all the top floor flats were given poor EPC's.

This is an ongoing battle.... Read More

David Price

2:44 AM, 6th February 2020
About 2 months ago

Failed EPC Due to assumed no insulation?

Reply to the comment left by JohnCaversham at 05/02/2020 - 21:21
The EPC assessor is okay, the problem is the government which has moved the goal posts and changed the rules. The problem is an unheated but well insulated corridor, the solution is to put a heater in the corridor but of course never to switch it on.... Read More

David Price

19:11 PM, 5th February 2020
About 2 months ago

Failed EPC Due to assumed no insulation?

I have just had the whole of my building (100 flats) externally insulated with 110 mm rockwool. Some of my flats now have a lower EPC.... Read More

David Price

9:46 AM, 23rd January 2020
About 2 months ago

MHCLG 5 year approval for Waltham Forest selective licensing

Reply to the comment left by Old Mrs Landlord at 23/01/2020 - 09:28
Just my thoughts, I do not believe it will be long before a landlord goes to jail because of the misdeeds of one of his tenants - and the tenant will remain at liberty.... Read More