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

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Landlord Advice Team
23/07/2011 00:00

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

Replies: 2
Views: 2,160
mETALFIN
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

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Views: 2,771
Member
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

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Views: 2,440
Isaro
21/06/2011 00:00

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

Replies: 2
Views: 2,269
Member
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

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Views: 2,525
Steve D
15/06/2011 00:00

Leasehold flat
Hi I have a freind who has been in his flat for 10 years or so. He owns the leasehold, he info

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Views: 2,137
Landlord Advice Team
08/06/2011 00:00

does this cover me
In the Addenum to my rent agreement i have included the following:- 'The tenant(s) agre

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Views: 2,524
Silverfox
08/06/2011 00:00

Hot Water Regulation
In a flat their is a kitchen sink and a bathroom basin, their is only a 7 litre water heater.

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Views: 1,931
YesAdam
07/06/2011 00:00

LHA Renewals
A tenant has just been reviewed under the new LHA rules and her rent has decreased drastically. This

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Views: 2,012
Landlord Advice Team
25/05/2011 00:00

LHA Renewals
A tenant has just been reviewed under the new LHA rules and her rent has decreased drastically. Thi

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Views: 1,834
Michelle R
24/05/2011 00:00

TV Channels
Good Morning, I wonder if you can clarify for this for me please, We have a property that

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Julie_553
19/05/2011 00:00

Tracing tenants
Good evening, We had tenants who left owing us a great deal of rent. They took up a tenancy wi

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Views: 2,312
Brian - Helpdesk
17/05/2011 00:00

If the deposit has been repaid, can overpaid rent be kept?
Long story as short as I can make it, I am a Landlord, but until last week was also a tenant. This

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Views: 2,408
itsjustjoe
17/05/2011 00:00

Can a Landlord specify non smokers?
Can a Landlord specify that they will only let to non smokers and include this in the tenancy agreem

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Views: 2,128
CB lets
15/05/2011 00:00

Landlord responsible for tennant's and their visitors behaviour.
hi there, I received a letter from Leeds City Council stateing that I (the landlord) am resspon

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Views: 2,487
Landlord Advice Team
13/05/2011 00:00

Change of ownership
I have just acquired a property with tenants. I have a signed letter from the previous Landlord inf

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Views: 2,137
Jim on RLA Helpdesk
13/05/2011 00:00

Heat detectors & Carbon monoxide detectors
Is it a legal requirement in rented propertied to install these?

Replies: 3
Views: 2,490
Landlord Advice Team
28/04/2011 00:00

RENT IN ADVANCE
I have fell in to the situation, where I have 16 ASTs set up stating "Nil deposit, 4 weeks adva

Replies: 1
Views: 2,188
PMC PROPERTIES
23/04/2011 00:00

Smoke Alarms
Hi Can anytone tell me if it IS a legal requirment to have smoke alarams fitted in all rented proper

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Views: 1,894
Robg1983
19/04/2011 00:00

Smoke Alarms
Hi Can anytone tell me if it IS a legal requirment to have smoke alarams fitted in all rented pro

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Views: 2,130
DWP
19/04/2011 00:00

'An Order to Obtain Information from a Judgment Debtor'
If i use this does the judge make provision for payments at the same hearing?

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Views: 1,937
fenno
12/04/2011 00:00

who is liable?
Hi Please can I have some advice? A tenant of ours reported that a radiator was leaking in

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Views: 2,221
Landlord Advice Team
11/04/2011 00:00

Does property ownership automaticaly confer responsibilty for Utilty Services??
Hi. I have an RLA lease in place for a property, whereby the tenants are fixed with responsibil

Replies: 3
Views: 2,334
Landlord Advice Team
08/04/2011 00:00

HOW LONG IS AN EPC VALID
HOW LONG DOES AN EPC LAST ON A RENTED PROPERTY. DO YOU NEED TO RENEW EVERY CHANGE OF TENANT

Replies: 2
Views: 2,380
Landlord Advice Team
30/03/2011 00:00

Tenants liability under Assured Shorthold Tenancy agreement for rent
I would be grateful for advice as to the period of time that a tenant is liable to pay rent if they

Replies: 3
Views: 2,614
Finbar
29/03/2011 00:00

Need fire extinguishers in non licensable HMO?
Hi I have a 4 bed house on 3 storeys occupied by 3 sharers. I am aware this is an HMO bu

Replies: 3
Views: 2,492
Jane Lo
27/03/2011 00:00

replacing keys lost by tenants
Our tenant, a single mum with 1 year old child, notified us that she lost her back door key 2 months

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Views: 2,003
Landlord Advice Team
23/03/2011 00:00

Oven requirement for a self-contained bedsit?
Is a hob and counter-top microwave oven sufficent cooking facilities for a one person self-c

Replies: 5
Views: 2,765
Landlord Advice Team
23/03/2011 00:00

overseas tax
Hi I have a lanlord who is emigrating and leaving his house behind to rent.He has been told that he

Replies: 2
Views: 2,139
Member
21/03/2011 00:00

Furniture and furnishings fire safety regulations
I have heard that I have to comply with the following: 1. All upholstered furniture (including

Replies: 1
Views: 2,150
Ian_369
18/03/2011 00:00

Electrical Check
Do we have to have an electrical inspection? If we do not and the tenant suffers an electrical

Replies: 1
Views: 2,169
Landlord Advice Team
07/03/2011 00:00

letting to bankrupts
I have just read on the forum that bankrupts are not allowed to sign tenancy agreements. Is this jus

Replies: 4
Views: 2,736
Caller
06/03/2011 00:00

Oven in a rented property
Is it a legal requirement to rent a house out with a cooker/oven or not?

Replies: 3
Views: 2,610
RLA MEMBER_499
04/03/2011 00:00

Validity of signed agreement
I am dealing with an agent who says that although the AST Agreement might be signed and dated by bot

Replies: 2
Views: 2,307
Landlord Advice Team
03/03/2011 00:00

EPC
Are EPCs (energy performance certificates) still a legal requirement and am I right in thinking the

Replies: 1
Views: 2,178
Video Inventory Agency
02/03/2011 00:00

refuse collected from rear yard of a tenanted property
This post was answered by telephone.

Replies: 0
Views: 1,889
Member
01/03/2011 00:00

Service Charge Arrears
Out of the blue I have been chased for service charge arrears for a period prior to my ownership. A

Replies: 1
Views: 2,238
Lee Johnson
24/02/2011 00:00

Section 21 not properly served?
I have served a Section 21 in order to start the process of re-possessing a rented house and hav

Replies: 6
Views: 3,485
mo_523
17/02/2011 00:00

CAN I REFUSE SOMEONE ON HOUSING BENEFIE WHETHER OR NOT THEY ARE DISABLED?
Hi, One enquiry I have had for a recent property is from a woman who is claiming Housing Bene

Replies: 2
Views: 2,671
john_541
17/02/2011 00:00

Electrical inspections
I had a periodic inspection and test carried out today by a member of the national association of pr

Replies: 2
Views: 2,248
Landlord Advice Team
16/02/2011 00:00
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