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Renewal
Two of our tenants would like a renewal on their contract, do we need to produce a new contract

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BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

How / Where to buy the "Tenant Deposit Scheme"
Hi, I wish to join the TDS and have read a page on your website about the price details, but I

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Views: 1,605
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

EPC required prior to advertising? or prior to tenants moving in?
Are EPC's required prior to me advertising a property to let, or prior to tenants moving in?

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Views: 1,913
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

Fire Alarm Testing
We have 3 self contained flats in a building with an L2 Fire Alarm System. The Flats are mananged by

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Views: 1,669
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

notice to Unprotected Tenants
What sort of notice shall I give to terminate the unprotected tenancy? Any template?

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Views: 1,555
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

The best way to handle getting payment for damages
Hi, we have recently sent our ex-tenant a run down of all the costs mentioned in the invent

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Views: 1,568
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

short let
can we do a 3 to 4 month tenancey agreement as we wish to sell a house but put temporay tenants in m

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Views: 1,803
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

tenants wanting to leave.
my tenants are leaving after only 3 months of a 12 month tenancy,blaming a problem with the c.h.boil

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Views: 2,077
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

Rent arrears and ending tenancy - first timers!
We are new to letting and have just come accross our first real problem. We think we have done all t

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Views: 1,655
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

Proposed New Legislation - You Must Read This
This is an extract from the government consultation document released today; “What type of sup

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Views: 1,855
BBB
02/07/2010 00:00

electrical inspections in rented property
I have tenants in a 8 year old refurbished flat 9th floor in a large black of flats. The fire extr

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Views: 1,905
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

who is responsible
Could you please clarify as I cant see that it talks of these things on the contract. Who is re

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Views: 1,735
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

Gas /elec Safety requirements
How often does the electrical supply and wiring need testing in a rented flat - annually,5-y

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Views: 1,810
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

Furnishings
We have recently purchased a partly-furnished property that we intend to let. The property

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Views: 1,813
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

Energy performance certificate
I had EPC done after the start of the tenancy and I wounder if this could cause me problems.

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Views: 1,659
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

When should a deposit be taken?
We are moving to a new property and are going to let out the property in which we currently reside.

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Views: 1,857
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

PAT Test
Hello, just been informed that PAT tests are complusory under very new regulations - can anyone

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Views: 2,717
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

BBC looking for investor thinking of selling
We are putting together an audience panel debate about the budget with two senior members of the Cab

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Views: 1,373
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

setion 79 building act 1984
I have been served a sec 79 and given 2 mths to do all the works. It is a terrace house which was da

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Views: 1,759
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

RENT INCREASE
IS IT LEGAL FOR A LANDLORD TO TEXT A TENANT INFORMING THEM THAT THE RENT WILL BE INCREASED WITH A WE

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Views: 1,653
BBB
30/06/2010 00:00

class a council tax exemption
We have just bought a derilict property (3 flats) and have applied for a class A council tax exempti

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Views: 1,532
BBB
25/06/2010 00:00

EHO demands in Improvement Notice
I have recently been served an Improvement Notice by the council, (not sure if their procedure was r

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Views: 1,656
BBB
25/06/2010 00:00

Data Protection - how does it apply to Landlords?
At a recent Landlords' Forum (hosted by a local authority) it was stated that anyone (including

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Views: 1,877
Richie
26/03/2010 00:00

EPC Commercial Rental
Do I require an EPC for a commercial rental?

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Views: 1,183
Isaro
24/03/2010 00:00

Walker Review of Water Charging
Under the Walker Review of Water Charging the Government is considering changing the law so that Lan

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Views: 1,255
Wallshy
24/03/2010 00:00

Liability for fire alarms
I have a number of battery operated alarms in each property. I have a clause in the tenancy agr

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Views: 1,608
Landlord Advice Team
19/03/2010 00:00

Planning Use Classes Order is Bad for Landlords and the Private Rented Sector - Urgent Action is
After April 6th 2010 if you want to rent a house to three unrelated people such as nurses sharing, a

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Views: 2,222
john_541
13/03/2010 00:00

Proposal for requirement for planning permission for rented property
We are purchasing a house for our daughter to live in whilst she at University and had planned to he

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Views: 1,281
RLA Member_673
09/03/2010 00:00

NATIONAL REGISTER TRIP ADVISOR STYLE WEBSITE.
This is so scary its open to abuse. I do not understand how this website can go ahead. Shouldn

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Views: 3,335
Member
11/02/2010 00:00

Re: Gas Safety Certificates - Gas available but not used / Tenant does not allow access or ignor
Re: gas safety certificates: a. If my tenant advises that they are not using gas [and that the

Replies: 0
Views: 1,299
ZTA
11/02/2010 00:00

HHSRS
My portfolio consists of 2 bed flats, 2 and 4 bed houses and I am worried about complying with the r

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Views: 1,410
Landlord Advice Team
05/02/2010 00:00

notice of underletting by the freeholder
one of our landlords who owns an appt which we rent out has received correspondence from the managem

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Views: 1,680
Henry
04/02/2010 00:00

legal requirment by the tenant
i had a tenant that took the outside double glazed door of without my permission to gat there furni

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Views: 1,279
russell hamilton
29/01/2010 00:00

Fridge
I have been advised by my local Housing Enforcement Officer that it is a requirement to provide a mi

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Views: 1,477
Landlord Advice Team
21/01/2010 00:00

How do I find out if there is a charge on property?
Who do I ask if there is a charge on my property and how much it is, and if it is payable only when

Replies: 1
Views: 1,523
mo_523
20/01/2010 00:00

Government Scvheme for Oil Boilers
There has been mention of a government scheme to replace old boilers. Do you know if this cove

Replies: 4
Views: 2,003
XEH
22/12/2009 00:00

SURVEY : PLANNING RULES FOR SHARED HOUSES/FLATS
As you may have heard the Government are considering making changes to planning law. If they do thi

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Views: 1,283
JohnH
18/12/2009 00:00

The Deposit Protection Service
Recently a tentant distroyed 3 new carpets within a property and poorly redecorated 2 rooms, this wa

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Views: 1,847
Member
15/12/2009 00:00

Landlords Address
Can you let me know whether we have to give the tenants our home address? Can we give them a PO Box

Replies: 2
Views: 1,593
CJ2000
15/12/2009 00:00

Gas safety certificate
We have recently had a new boiler installed into a property the day before new tenants moved in.

Replies: 1
Views: 1,421
Member
09/12/2009 00:00

2 months rent in advance
Can I take 2 months rent in advance or is this now classed as a deposit?

Replies: 1
Views: 1,428
Jim_465
29/11/2009 00:00
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