DALE ROBERTS

Registered with Property118.com
Tuesday 8th December 2015

Trading Status
Joint

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118
No


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 190

DALE ROBERTS

16:53 PM, 30th June 2020
About 2 weeks ago

ARLA write to Secretary of State for Justice over possessions backlog

In my country (South Africa) the government has initiated "virtual" court hearings to assist stricken landlords despite our Covid lockdown.
Conversely in the UK, landlords (and I am a non UK BTL landlord) are being forced by legislation to bear the costs of housing non-paying tenants beyond reason irrespective of the hardships this causes. This legislation is so one sided it should be considered abusive.
Thank you ARLA for being the lonely voice of dissension in a void of quiet complacency.
I only hope other landlord organisations take up the cudgels on behalf of the fast disappearing platforms available to landlords and amplify the demand for equitable and fair treatment.... Read More

DALE ROBERTS

17:03 PM, 26th June 2020
About 3 weeks ago

Shelter highlights 125.5% increase in number of people claiming benefits

The usual and tedious inflammatory rhetoric from Polly with her biased ignorance.
Replace renter with mortgagor and the same applies.
Benefit officials have told the BBC they fear that as much as £1.5bn may have been lost in fraudulent claims for Universal Credit in recent weeks.
I wonder how much debt has been foisted onto landlords during Covid and why appropriation of their private properties is considered acceptable.... Read More

DALE ROBERTS

16:05 PM, 15th June 2020
About a month ago

Renewal Fee after 3 years?

I shall ensure all AST's going forward include your sage advice regarding Contractual Periodic Tenancies should I agree to a tenant remaining in situ after the contract period expires if neither of us want a fixed term.
As always I am indebted to Property118 professionals who dispense advice so freely.
Thank you again Chris.... Read More

DALE ROBERTS

12:09 PM, 15th June 2020
About a month ago

Renewal Fee after 3 years?

Thank you Chris.
So Contractual is a continuation of the AST as per the original terms but Statutory is a "new" contract if the terms of the initial AST did not determine the periodic continuation?... Read More

DALE ROBERTS

11:11 AM, 15th June 2020
About a month ago

Renewal Fee after 3 years?

I would appreciate it if you could elaborate on the differences between a Contractual and Statuary Periodic lease and why one is preferable to the other.... Read More