Ed Duncan

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 1st August 2015


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 20

Ed Duncan

10:23 AM, 29th September 2018
About 3 years ago

Ed Duncan

10:21 AM, 24th March 2018
About 3 years ago

Charter for rent cheats

with 70 flats I see a constant level of damage and unclean properties , let alone the final months rent not being paid
- solution has been to factor this into rent being charged , i now charge 40% more than 2 years ago
- courts and chasing ex-tenants impossible
Even our courts with fines are due billions... Read More

Ed Duncan

10:04 AM, 24th March 2018
About 3 years ago

Fair or unfair landlord treatment - We're OUT!

I have found same problems with properties dirty and damage
The deposit scheme is very difficult to obtain a fair compensation
Solution has been to be very selective with new tenants and increase rent by 40% in last two years to cover tax , legislative and general trading Enviorment we now find ourself . Also selling 33% of Property to pay down debt
- much higher rent , less properties to manage I almost want to thank goverment
- If all landlords do the same the economics of a reduced PRS sector will result in high demand and high rents... Read More

Ed Duncan

8:07 AM, 4th November 2015
About 6 years ago

Summer Budget 2015 - Landlords Reactions

Morning all
Great to have Mark up at Scottish landlords day
Woke a few landlords up with his speech... Read More

Ed Duncan

18:45 PM, 5th October 2015
About 6 years ago

Summer Budget 2015 - Landlords Reactions

Reply to the comment left by "Barry Fitzpatrick" at "05/10/2015 - 18:27":

Hi Barry
It's a game changer this tax
I have 76 flats and have started increasing rents to survive this.
The biggest problem is slow landlord that are leaving the required rent increases and think in three years just pop an extra £150 per month on.
This tax has to be saved for now and set aside.
We must stress test tenancies to make sure existing tenants can afford the rent and added tax burden... Read More