Gromit

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 22nd September 2015

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Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 482

Gromit

18:38 PM, 16th January 2019
About A day ago

Ban on Lettings Fees to commence June 1st

Some Landlords I've spoken to are concerned about the restriction of Deposits to 5 weeks rent. Particularly as its not uncommon for Tenants to not pay the last months rent and for it to be taken out of the Deposit.

Can anyone better acquainted with the detail of the legislation advise if taking the "last months rent" at the outset of a tenancy is prohibited?... Read More

Gromit

9:40 AM, 9th January 2019
About A week ago

NLA accuse Government of 'not being bothered' to help Landlords

"NLA accuse Government of ‘not being bothered’ to help Landlords"

Finally sunk in.... Read More

Gromit

8:56 AM, 5th January 2019
About 2 weeks ago

Guardian accuses Landlords of 'ripping off' Councils

Reply to the comment left by Kate Mellor at 03/01/2019 - 18:49
I agree with what you say. In principle all revenue costs should come out of rents received. Whether a LA would have to put 20% deposit I'm not sure if they have the same requirements for deposits as a private Landlord, If they could borrow 100% then they'd have no money tied up was the point I was making.... Read More

Gromit

17:15 PM, 2nd January 2019
About 2 weeks ago

Guardian accuses Landlords of 'ripping off' Councils

Reply to the comment left by Luke P at 02/01/2019 - 17:13
True, but it worked prior to Right-to-Buy being introduced, however, inefficient that was.... Read More

Gromit

17:13 PM, 2nd January 2019
About 2 weeks ago

Guardian accuses Landlords of 'ripping off' Councils

Reply to the comment left by Rennie at 02/01/2019 - 16:56
The mistake was not building replacement Council Housing on a 1 for 1 basis.... Read More