Gromit

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 22nd September 2015


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 620

Gromit

10:25 AM, 6th March 2021
About a month ago

Government's so-called protection is damaging decent tenants' prospects

Reply to the comment left by Ian Simpson at 06/03/2021 - 07:28
There isn't any Government legislation requiring Landlords to have guarantors. It is just the current legislation is so biased in favour of Tenants, why would you take the risk offering a tenancy without a guarantor?... Read More

Gromit

16:39 PM, 5th March 2021
About a month ago

Government's so-called protection is damaging decent tenants' prospects

Not only a guarantor but a guarantor who is a home-owner and impeccable credit score.

Many of these policies are as a direct result of the so-called homeless charities lobbying government for such "protections" . But as ever this backfires and hurts the very people they purport to want to protect.... Read More

Gromit

10:04 AM, 19th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Breathing Space for tenants?

Will Landlords introduce psychometric tests for prospective tenants? Will insurers require this before granting RGI?... Read More

Gromit

12:44 PM, 18th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Breathing Space for tenants?

Rogue tenants will be jumping for joy as the Govrrnment has just added a nuclear weapon to their armoury of legislation they can use against Landlords to avoid eviction.
All they have to do is feign mental illness (underpants on their heads an a pencil up each nostril ala Blackadder), and they can stay rent free for as long as they want, and not be hassled by their Landlord.... Read More

Gromit

16:53 PM, 16th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Benefit tenants - This is why Landlords aren't taking You!

Reply to the comment left by Chris Byways at 16/01/2021 - 16:19
Glad it's not just my MP who thinks I'm stupid enough not to have read the legislation, and understood its implications. And offers absolutely no help whatsoever.
My glorified, overpaid messenger boy, ooops sorry I meant my MP, wrote on my behalf to the Housing Minister who sent a reply after 12 weeks, which was a cut & paste from the legislation which my MP forwarded to me with a covering note. I doubt he even looked at it.
I'm in the process of writing back to ask him what service he serves to justify his £80k salary.... Read More