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14:22 PM, 16th November 2018
About 3 days ago

Support for Shelter’s discrimination campaign is completely out of date

Sadly Shelter continues to get significant support. M&S are currently donating via certain of their food products. If I had had the time to go elsewhere and decline their products on principle I would have.
I suspect that M&S assume Shelter is a provider of housing (especially around Christmas time) and should be made aware of the true facts - they may rethink their marketing strategy.... Read More

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13:20 PM, 9th November 2018
About A week ago

Earl of Lytton reads briefings from Shelter and CA, but not ARLA!

Reply to the comment left by Ian Narbeth at 09/11/2018 - 11:22
I agree. he talks a lot of common sense, and as a practicing chartered surveyor and a landlord himself, he is better placed than many or most in government to give an authoritative opinion. Most of the others appear to be making up the rules as they go along (primarily to win votes), without addressing the unintended consequences of the proposed legislative changes.... Read More

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12:46 PM, 2nd November 2018
About 2 weeks ago

The 22 Year Old Who Purchased A Block Of 24 Flats

What a great story, an inspiration to us all, whatever age.

Well done Alistair, and mum and dad too for raising and supporting such a delightful young man.... Read More

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12:44 PM, 4th October 2018
About 2 months ago

Judge allows tenant to breach lease leaving disabled pensioner in hell

I agree with Ian. Fyi, you could also:
a) obtain a copy of her lease at modest cost from the Land Registry
b) think about reporting the solicitor to the Solicitors' Regulation Authority if a conflict of interest has occurred. Here's a link to the Code of Conduct: Read More

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22:34 PM, 25th September 2018
About 2 months ago

New Landlord Association seeking pledges

Well done on taking the initiative Larry. I'm in.... Read More