You are here : Member Forums Campaigning and Policy
Campaigning and Policy

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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,979
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

Replies: 1
Views: 2,085
21/12/2011 00:00

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

Replies: 2
Views: 2,320
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

Replies: 7
Views: 3,009
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

Replies: 1
Views: 2,191
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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,790
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

Replies: 4
Views: 2,500
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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,830
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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,832
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

Replies: 1
Views: 2,053
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

Replies: 1
Views: 2,038
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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,970
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

Replies: 0
Views: 1,826
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: 2,550
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

Replies: 3
Views: 2,099
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

Replies: 2
Views: 2,514
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

Replies: 1
Views: 1,870
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

Replies: 5
Views: 2,600
Play hard but be fair
20/10/2011 00:00

Mandatory Licensing
Newham Council are currently trying to bring in mandatory licensing for Landlords and most people ex

Replies: 2
Views: 2,189
12/10/2011 00:00

Chimney Sweeping
Please can anyone tell me what the legislations are for chimney sweeping?

Replies: 1
Views: 1,901
Chris White
12/10/2011 00:00

Electrical Certs
I have several properties ranging from 1 bed flats to unlicenced HiMO's and need to know what th

Replies: 1
Views: 2,095
Southwest landlord
11/10/2011 00:00

Deed of Surrender_ tenant who leaves before 6 months contract date has been reached
We are landlords that operate professional HMO,s. One of our recent tenants is a prison officer and

Replies: 1
Views: 2,252
02/10/2011 00:00

How do I issue a Section 21
Dear RLA, I wonder if you could help me please. I want to issued a Section 21 to a tenant

Replies: 1
Views: 1,889
Landlord Advice Team
02/10/2011 00:00

Hi, The management company at one of my Flats wants me to sign a letter, for 2 sets of accounts one

Replies: 3
Views: 2,439
21/09/2011 00:00

Hi Do you know what the definitive rules are for SARB's? I've been getting some co

Replies: 3
Views: 2,175
20/09/2011 00:00

electrical testing
Hi Can any one tell me the correct legistration regarding electricty and testing and pat test

Replies: 1
Views: 2,107
19/09/2011 00:00

F & G EPC properties banned from letting.
Can anyone help me please. I appreciate the need to upgrade a property from a future banned G

Replies: 2
Views: 2,294
13/09/2011 00:00

Licence to Rent
Whilst I accept that Landlords may need a Licence to let from an Estate's Managing agent; Westmi

Replies: 0
Views: 1,757
09/09/2011 00:00

Horrific story could effect any property owner, please sign petition
Hello, Please read on ''entitled Salford Council Trashed Our Manson.. wh

Replies: 0
Views: 1,821
08/09/2011 00:00

shower valve enquiry
I am considering replacing a thermostatic mixer valve with a non thermostatic version in the interes

Replies: 2
Views: 2,127
07/09/2011 00:00

Residential mortgage consent to lease. Long question
I have 2 lodgers in my house who have agreed to stay for around a year. Thats fine. However I also h

Replies: 5
Views: 2,676
25/08/2011 00:00

EPC up-grades
I have read the latest news on possible bans on letting properties with poor energy efficienc. I ow

Replies: 1
Views: 1,958
19/08/2011 00:00

sewer ownership
Does anyone know if the water companies are also taking over sewers of maisonettes? I let a block o

Replies: 1
Views: 1,915
08/08/2011 00:00

electrical periodic inspection
Could you ask the Landlords association if it will become a legal requirement to carry out an

Replies: 1
Views: 1,826
Landlord Advice Team
05/08/2011 00:00

Fire precautions
Good morning. As landlord of a three storey building comprising nine self contained flats I'm tr

Replies: 5
Views: 2,604
Chris White
05/08/2011 00:00

Rent in advance
An agent that has successfully referenced a potential tenant; foreign student. The deal is a 12 mont

Replies: 3
Views: 2,152
Landlord Advice Team
23/07/2011 00:00

Once the initial period of the ASTA expires is the notice period one month either way? i.e. can

Replies: 2
Views: 2,049
02/07/2011 00:00

Legal responsibility for fly tipped rubbish
I am being taken to court by doncaster council for failing to remove rubbish that has been fly tippe

Replies: 3
Views: 2,607
30/06/2011 00:00

Housing benefit delays
I am having trouble getting a decision made on a new tenant by the local housing benefit office. The

Replies: 3
Views: 2,326
21/06/2011 00:00

tenant information
what information do i have to give a new tenant

Replies: 2
Views: 2,162
19/06/2011 00:00

Safety glass in rented properties
Hi, Please can you advise me on the legal position if a tenant falls through internal glass doo

Replies: 3
Views: 2,413
Steve D
15/06/2011 00:00
Page 5 of 38 (1,493 topics found)
Ideal Flatmate
Elfin Kitchens
Landlord Broadband
John Pye Auctions

Share this page