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Runners
Recently two tennants did a moonlight flit owing one months rent. One had signed the RLA tenancy ag

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Landlord Advice Team
30/07/2007 00:00

Possible fraud
I have a tenant who has produced copy bank paying-in slip receipts to 'prove' that cash

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Landlord Advice Team
30/07/2007 00:00

Letting to a couple
The first time I have a couple as a tenant. The wife works but the husband is a student. The husband

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Landlord Advice Team
27/07/2007 00:00

RLA Legal Expenses and Rent Guarantee Insurance Policy
Does the credit check offered on this site qualify for this Policy? And what does "pass" r

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Chi
27/07/2007 00:00

letting for beginners
am new to being a landlord. is there a checklist of things i could use to make sure that i am coveri

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itsy bitsy
27/07/2007 00:00

environmental health
I rent out a first floor flat and there has been a slight leak (rather no more than a damp patch) in

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Mariellee
25/07/2007 00:00

Water leak, deposit and smells !!!
Hi everyone, I have had a tenant move out of a flat last Friday, everything appeared to be fine

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Ric_897
22/07/2007 00:00

Documents
Does anyone else think is about time the RLA updated the document printer to include the new 2007 AS

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fenno
21/07/2007 00:00

Long Term/Extra Rights
No matter how many times a fixed term assured shorthold tenancy is renewed to the same tenants, or h

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Dynamite
21/07/2007 00:00

Re assured tenancy
Dear Sir/Madam, We have recently sold our tenented property which was let on an assured tenancy

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Member
20/07/2007 00:00

Rent increase
The 6 month assured shorthold tenancy contract with a tenant has ended months ago. What is the best

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Landlord Advice Team
19/07/2007 00:00

order of things
My tenant will be taking on the property on the 21st July. Is it right to sign the tenancy/date it

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Mitchell_605
18/07/2007 00:00

Ants
Please advise if as a lanlord are we responsible for Ants, getting rid of that is. The tenants have

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Member
18/07/2007 00:00

Advice re' Flooded Flat
Hello I have a house in Hull and rent a self-contained basement flat. It was flooded today

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Landlord Advice Team
18/07/2007 00:00

CH boiler replacement
Anyone know if replacment of a Gas boiler comes under Building Regs? If so which part? I am being to

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Member
16/07/2007 00:00

Fraudulent reference
Hi, I recently got court possession of a rented property. I had a written reference from the te

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Landlord Advice Team
16/07/2007 00:00

enquiries
1)I am in the process of letting out my propety through an estate agent and asked the agent for sigh

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craig winter
16/07/2007 00:00

HMO query
I own a 3 bedroom through terrace with one bathroom and one kitchen. In the past I have let to coup

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jilly
15/07/2007 00:00

Pre-War Wiring Issues
I have been offered an old terrace house in considerable need of repair. The current owners

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Linda G
14/07/2007 00:00

vermin in the floor boards
I am a lease holder of a flat within a block. we had vermin in between the floor boards for one year

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Linda G
13/07/2007 00:00

Assured Shorthold Tenancy
Dear Sirs Could you please clarify how much notice a Landlord should give after the initial 6 m

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Lucinda
13/07/2007 00:00

Risk of taking tenants on Housing Benefit
Hi, a Polish lady with a baby and mother approached us for a house we want to rent. She does not wor

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Flat Eric
12/07/2007 00:00

fireplaces
I seem to remember that a fireplace needs a grill only under certain cirucmstances. Can anyone

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Sarah_288
11/07/2007 00:00

Clean &tidy
Some landlords tend to be particular about whether tenants are keeping their property clean and tidy

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Dynamite
11/07/2007 00:00

aerials
I have a property where the downstairs aerial reception is fine but the bedroom one is not but cable

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Mitchell_605
11/07/2007 00:00

Building Insurance
I set up building insurance through my mortgage advisor. This i have now found was never set up corr

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Member
10/07/2007 00:00

Guarantors
Dave - Just started using the guarantor form on the site as looks much better than my old o

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Defender
10/07/2007 00:00

DSS tenent
DSS person(family) wants to rent my property. Council will pay the rent directly to me. Could any o

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Views: 2,004
gillingham
08/07/2007 00:00

Buy to let Hassle - Do you feel like ignoring the phone????
Is anybody else on a Buy-To-Let low right now? I've been doing my buy-to-let bit

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Linda G
07/07/2007 00:00

students short term
I have a household of mature/post graduate students who would like to let from me. I have con

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Sarah_288
07/07/2007 00:00

Arrears and Repossession Proceedings
Hi, I have a tenant who is in arrears and My agent has started accelerated possession proceedin

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Landlord Advice Team
07/07/2007 00:00

HOSTEL v HMO
2 points, can anyone define the correct definition of Hostel based accommodation. what is the d

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Linda G
07/07/2007 00:00

Smoking
How do we stop people smoking in communal areas in HMOS Kind Regards

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Landlord Advice Team
06/07/2007 00:00

Is subletting the same as having a lodger?
The RLA AST does not have a clause that specifically says no lodgers. Is there a reason for

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Linda G
05/07/2007 00:00

Electrical Safety Checks
Would you clarify the requirement with respect to Electrical safety checks. All my buy to let proper

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Views: 1,851
Paulp666
05/07/2007 00:00

Red Cross
What is the red cross at the side of the RLA Landlords Forum

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Simon D
04/07/2007 00:00

Council tax,tenancy agreements and more
Hi, I would like some advice regarding my first rental property. It is a semi detached house and I a

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Views: 1,729
Bernie
02/07/2007 00:00

NEW FRIDGE AND PAT TESTING
I BOUGHT A NEW FRIDGE FROM A REPUTABLE HIGH STREET STORE 3 WEEKS AGO FOR A TENANT. MY NICEIC ELECTRI

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bettergetabucket
02/07/2007 00:00

Noise
It is very annoying when neighbouring tenants create noise, whether shouting, banging, slamming of d

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Dynamite
01/07/2007 00:00

Emergency water and plumbing cover
I have recently rented out my house and whilst I was living there I paid for emergency plumbing and

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Member
30/06/2007 00:00

cant down load
Ive been down loading documents from your site this afternoon with no problems but this evening I c

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susan_996
30/06/2007 00:00
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