James Fraser

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 2nd September 2015


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 226

James Fraser

22:45 PM, 28th February 2020
About a month ago

Estimated number of Landlords falls to 7 year low

Reply to the comment left by michaelwgroves at 22/02/2020 - 22:32
I know the answer. I thought that was bonkers figures too, so contacted Hamptons. They told me it was because many of the amateur landlords selling are joint owners - husbands & wives usually, but often other family members too - so they’d recorded two or more landlords leaving the market where 1 house was sold. They said on average it was around 0.7 houses per landlord sold. Although it still slightly baffles me that that many are in joint names, I suppose it makes a lot more sense when explained like that.... Read More

James Fraser

11:54 AM, 6th November 2019
About 5 months ago

Landlords Alliance Election Manifesto

Bloody right! This is a great start and just the kind of thing the politicians should be listening to! Not much to criticise here.... Read More

James Fraser

9:07 AM, 10th October 2019
About 6 months ago

Selling BTL properties - open letter to PM

Worst letter ever for getting the govt to see the folly of rising rents and homelessness. Surely not written by Fergus Wilson?... Read More

James Fraser

20:49 PM, 2nd September 2019
About 7 months ago

Labour want to tell you when and how much to sell for

Reply to the comment left by Mark Smith (Barrister-At-Law) at 02/09/2019 - 20:38
‘Except in the public interest’ and ‘conditions provided for by law’ are the get-out clauses to be wary of, I feel.... Read More

James Fraser

19:45 PM, 2nd September 2019
About 7 months ago

Labour want to tell you when and how much to sell for

He says his street is blighted by 1/3 houses badly-maintained by RTB (implication: landlords) but his neighbours tell a different story:

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7419549/John-McDonnells-neighbours-deny-claim-street-badly-maintained-overcrowded-homes.html... Read More