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Tenants from Hell (Part 2). Every Landlord’s Nightmare Cautionary Tales, Guest Articles, Latest Articles

Sequel to Frazer Fearnhead’s popular Guest Blog

It’s amazing what you uncover upon conducting a check out inspection. Below are the top 7 nightmare cases inventory agents from The Video Inventory Agency have discovered.

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Tenants from Hell. Every Landlord’s Nightmare Cautionary Tales, Guest Articles, Latest Articles

It’s the situation every landlord dreads. You do the usual checks, the tenants seem like nice reasonable people but 6 or 12 months later they have trashed your property……..and if you haven’t got a professional inventory and supporting evidence such as photos (or even better) a video you have no hope of keeping the deposit. In fact, even if it is obvious to all that the tenant is responsible for the damage, literally all they have to say is “it was like that when I moved in”. The adjudication bodies regard the deposit as the tenant’s money and so if you cannot prove otherwise you will not be awarded any damages. Continue reading Tenants from Hell. Every Landlord’s Nightmare


No more squatters rights Guest Articles

The news that squatters’ rights are coming to an end and that anyone squatting can be  evicted within days will bring a huge sigh of relief from landlords letting agents and councils the length and breadth of the country.

The fact that someone could break into someone’s property, stick up a poster of Che Guevara and then claim squatters rights, virtually laying claim to the place has even attracted squatters from other countries. Continue reading No more squatters rights


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