robert gillies

Registered with
Tuesday 9th July 2013


Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 10

robert gillies

15:44 PM, 19th February 2016
About 4 years ago

Can rental profit become 'earned' income?

David Price, I have now set up a Ltd company. The company will own a couple of houses, and I am considering using the company to manage my personal properties too.

Could you contact me at to discuss any pitfalls to avoid, or give me any tips.

Thanks... Read More

robert gillies

0:35 AM, 26th January 2016
About 4 years ago

FAQ's - Beneficial Interest Company Trusts

Can Cotswold Barristers set up a beneficial interest company trust for scottish properties to be added to a scottish company?... Read More

robert gillies

10:43 AM, 25th July 2015
About 4 years ago

Can rental profit become 'earned' income?

Reply to the comment left by "David Price" at "20/07/2015 - 19:44":

I would love to view your tactics on setting up a ltd company to manage my properties, but your profile does not have an email address.... Read More

robert gillies

19:07 PM, 3rd July 2015
About 4 years ago

Can I let it a Caravan on the driveway?

In Scotland, the Local Authority will not pay LHA to someone living in a caravan.
They will only pay housing benefit for a proper house with a postcode.

This may differ in other countries of the UK.... Read More

robert gillies

12:17 PM, 13th March 2015
About 5 years ago

Licked by a lollipop stick

If the tenant called out the emergency plumber, then the plumber should have sent the bill to the tenant.

I put a clause in the tenancy agreement that the tenants can only contact me for a repair. As , in the past I had a tenant who called out her friend to fix a leak, then gave me a receipt written on a cigarette packet. I suspected no leak ever happened.... Read More