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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 7

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8:51 AM, 21st February 2019
About 20 hours ago

Revolut Business Accounts

I live in Bangkok and tried to use my Revolut card here and they want 220 baht which is more than £5 to make a withdrawal. I declined the transaction and used my Thai Visa card for a charge of 20baht. I also compared Revolut rates with that of Transferwise and the latter gave a better rate for foreign exchange even allowing for their fee. So thumbs down to Revolut in my circumstances.... Read More

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11:27 AM, 4th February 2019
About 3 weeks ago

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12:40 PM, 24th January 2019
About 4 weeks ago

Private landlords will be legally required to become members of a redress scheme

This sort of news confirms that my decision to leave the UK and dispose of my rental property in London and the Midlands was the right one. A concerted attack by the elite on the little man who made more from rentals than they would like.... Read More

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9:25 AM, 16th January 2019
About a month ago

HS2 Compulsory Purchase - Have you received your payment?

Did you employ a professional advisor in the matter? From reading your account there is no indication that you did which to my mind was most foolish.... Read More

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10:33 AM, 6th December 2018
About 3 months ago

Agent bites back at Westminster for 5 week deposit cap

As an native Brit and landlord it is clear to me the UK is not governed for the benefit of my sort. Rather government policies favour an international elite and those of foreign birth. As a result I have moved abroad to reduce my CGT liabilities on property sales as I have no desire to contribute tax revenues to a hostile power which governs against people of my ilk.... Read More