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New EPC Legislation
I am currently marketing 2 properties for rental, according to your guidelines I dont need an EPC as

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Sharon S&T Property Letts
04/04/2012 00:00

EPC provision
Hi, I have a house which is shared by 3 individual tenants. There are 2 Bath/shower rooms and 2

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Views: 1,845
04/04/2012 00:00

EPC Requirements
Hi, the rules regarding EPC's change on 6th April and all details must now have the first page o

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Views: 2,023
04/04/2012 00:00

EPC Requirements
Hi, the rules regarding EPC's change on 6th April and all details must now have the first page o

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Views: 1,459
Michael Tuck Lettings
03/04/2012 00:00

Polysterine/Foam tiles
Can anyone advise us if they are illegal/legal? If Landlord should be advised to remove and renew th

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Views: 1,873
21/03/2012 00:00

Wife out- Husband in!
I rented an apartment to a lady who had split from her husband - he agreed to be guarantor, he p

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Views: 1,674
15/03/2012 00:00

Gas Safety Checks
What are the legal implications for me as an agent if the tenant does not allow access for a gas saf

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Views: 1,965
06/03/2012 00:00

Broken Greenhouse
Hi One of my tenants is saying that the greenhouse got smashed in a storm. Whose responsibility

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Views: 1,542
20/02/2012 00:00

Fixed wiring & PAT testing
Could you confirm, whether a landlord is obliged to do pat testing on landlord supplied items

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Views: 1,654
17/02/2012 00:00

fire safety equipment
A parent (Guarantor)whose daughter is sharing a 2 bed 2 story house with one other has insisted that

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Views: 1,797
Peter D
13/02/2012 00:00

Section 48
Does a Section 48 notice have to be in a specific format?

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Views: 1,937
Lee Johnson
13/02/2012 00:00

Is there a minimum age for which someone can entered into a tenancy agreement?
I have two prospective tenants looking to lease a property from me, One is 22 and the other is 17. I

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Views: 1,468
Landlord Advice Team
09/02/2012 00:00

'Flipping' - latest position
I bought a house 2002 for my daughter and family on a rent to buy basis, she moved out March 2009 an

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Views: 1,472
Maggie S
07/02/2012 00:00

housing allowance changes
Do the new changes for single under 35's take into account the benefit the person is claiming or

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Views: 1,830
Landlord Advice Team
06/02/2012 00:00

when can letting agents view?
Hi, my tenants are leaving at the end of the tenancy on 17th April and I want to put the flat on the

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Views: 1,528
Landlord Advice Team
02/02/2012 00:00

Heating Advice
Dear Sirs, I write today for some general advice. We currently manage a property on beha

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Views: 1,631
Landlord Advice Team
20/01/2012 00:00

Business being run from property
We have recently taken over the management of a number of properties and we have a tenant in occupat

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Views: 1,759
Ray D
19/01/2012 00:00

Deed of trust
How complicated is it to transfer, by a deed of trust,a rental property into my wifes name and ther

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Views: 1,658
17/01/2012 00:00

local housing allowance
I have a prospective tenant, who is an asylum seeker, who has been granted Leave to Remain in this c

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Views: 1,926
Victoria Plum
13/01/2012 00:00

I have noticed recently that when i call in the meter readings to the Gas/ Elec and water they ask m

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Views: 1,658
05/01/2012 00:00

Happy New Year
Hi Can you let me know in law how long I have to to repair heating system which is main heating and

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Views: 1,872
Landlord Advice Team
03/01/2012 00:00

Universal Credit - Direct payments. RLA action.
What are the present proposals to allow for what is now LHA direct under the forthcoming proposals f

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Views: 2,334
27/12/2011 00:00

Government to Blight your property.
The Department for Climate Changed has announced that a new form of energy tax will be imposed on in

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Views: 5,064
26/12/2011 00:00

Annual Accounts
Can anyone confirm if it is Legal Legislation that Annual Audited Accounts must be distributed, by t

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Views: 1,751
Amatuer Landlord
23/12/2011 00:00

Housing Benefit application times
An existing tenant (6 months AST)has become unemployed and has applied for housing benefit to Durham

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Views: 1,794
21/12/2011 00:00

Does a tenant need to give any notice when a fixed term contract is coming to an end?

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Views: 2,084
13/12/2011 00:00

Legal requirements of a management comapany.
AS an owner of a single flat in a block of flats, and hence part shareholder in the freehold, which

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Views: 2,727
13/12/2011 00:00

Dangerous electrics
I rent houses for which I have elec certificates. My daughter has just moved into a flat with

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Views: 1,860
Landlord Advice Team
10/12/2011 00:00

Archiving files
hi, I am aware that certain information relevant to a tenancy must be archived for as period of year

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Views: 1,518
Landlord Advice Team
02/12/2011 00:00

No english language
My first post. I have prospective tenant. A couple from Poland. I received a call from a guy re

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Views: 2,257
Mel Rose
29/11/2011 00:00

notice to periodic tenants
the tenants have been on a periodic agreement for about 9 months and they were issued with a section

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Views: 1,545
Landlord Advice Team
28/11/2011 00:00

Improvement notice
I have been issued with an improvement notice as there is currently an issue with the boiler. Is the

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Views: 1,536
Landlord Advice Team
23/11/2011 00:00

Does a landlord need to provide heating?
Hi everyone, just a quick question. The council have demanded entry into a block of 6 flats as they

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Views: 1,766
14/11/2011 00:00

Gas Safety
Hi, Does anybody know if a second hand part can be used on boilers? And if so, does a n

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Views: 1,765
Jim on RLA Helpdesk
10/11/2011 00:00

Single Pane Glass
We have inherited a property that has single pane glass and some of the bedroom windows are quite lo

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Views: 1,705
Michelle R
06/11/2011 00:00

Must all electrical appliances have moulded-on plugs?
Our tenants are about to move in to a property we are letting furnished. The inventory clerk says th

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Views: 1,555
31/10/2011 00:00

Freeholder looking for money to 'grant permission to sub-let'
I've had a leasehold flat for the last 6 years, which has been let out on various AST's for

Replies: 4
Views: 2,264
Chris White
29/10/2011 00:00

New properties to be included in tenants in common
My wife and I have each bought a house in the last year to add to the portfolio (although one house

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Views: 1,840
Chris White
29/10/2011 00:00

Water softener and salt - a landlord responsibility??
The house I rented out has a water softener - I left a courtesy supply of salt blocks (which th

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Views: 2,134
24/10/2011 00:00

Heating breakdown landlords responsibilities?
The gas boiler in one of our rented flats has a faulty fan and is not working. It is scheduled to be

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Views: 1,640
Landlord Advice Team
23/10/2011 00:00

Hi can anyone advise me of the legality of the following and whether i must carry out the works will

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Views: 2,303
Play hard but be fair
20/10/2011 00:00
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