Darren Peters

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 2nd January 2016

Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 88

Darren Peters

9:30 AM, 7th November 2018
About A week ago

Darren Peters

17:09 PM, 29th October 2018
About 2 weeks ago

Landlord Reactions To The 2018 Autumn Budget

Lettings relief - is that the remainder of the 'tax relief' taken away by S24 or something else?... Read More

Darren Peters

9:33 AM, 18th October 2018
About 4 weeks ago

New Freeholder changing the Right to Let game?

What does the clause in the Lease say exactly?... Read More

Darren Peters

9:30 AM, 18th October 2018
About 4 weeks ago

Croydon Council Support S21 Ban

Chickens coming home to roost for Croydon... Read More

Darren Peters

10:45 AM, 17th October 2018
About 4 weeks ago

Proposal to make BTL a time limited offer - Feedback request

1. No.
2. None.
3. n/a.
4. No, current tenants move around a lot and don't want to be tied down.
5. If I were to sell, I would put property onto the open market, to see what offers came in. If the tenant happened to be the best price they would get the sale. The 1/3 of CGT wouldn't be that much for me but in any case I would be wary of the tenant trying to pull price down because of the "massive CGT discount". I would also be distrustful of the govt clawing back any discount with small-print clauses.

6. The naivity defies belief.

"Alex and the rest of our research team have spent weeks crunching the numbers to ensure that they stack up – showing that this can be done with no actual loss to the Treasury, due to the fall in housing benefit as people transition from renting to owning"

So people ON HOUSING BENEFIT !!!! will simply buy their homes with a bit of a nudge from the government. I can't see any holes in Alex and the team's research at all :)... Read More