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Sticky Member Introductions
Hi all, It seems we have a lot of new members now posting. We also seem to see a lot of ne

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Ian - Sussex
27/05/2020 16:49

Sticky Requests for responses from the Landlord Advice Team
Dear members The Landlord Advice Team strives to provide a response to all queries raised

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15/12/2019 12:13

Heat recover units, or kitchen hoods venting through soffits
I had some bad luck this year. Both of the tenants in my rental properties caused bad mould and c

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02/06/2020 20:36

Any live-in landlords on here?
I want to take in lodgers in a month or so. I'm trying to understand how to do the com

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02/06/2020 17:11

Electrical Safety Inspections
There is now full guidance form HM Gov on this matter, the link is copied below. https://w

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02/06/2020 14:47

RLA Privacy Notice - last section
I use the RLA privacy notice on which the last section states ďWhere we are able we have to pr

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02/06/2020 10:11

Key safe for a HMO
Hi Can anyone recommend a key safe system for a HMO please? So need one for inside that hav

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02/06/2020 02:43

Rent guarantee insurance
Hi Does anyone know if there are any companies providing rent guarantee insurance at the m

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01/06/2020 18:10

Referencing and overdraft usage
Hi all, I'm currently referencing some potential tenants and I have had a few applica

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01/06/2020 09:19

do BUNGALOWS make good BTL
hi bungalows make good BTL? seen some well priced ones and thought that as they wou

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Peter K
31/05/2020 22:46

Putting a section 8 or 21 notice in !
Hi I have a tenant that is now in three months rent arrears. I am thinking of servicing notice to

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31/05/2020 19:56

Any Eviction service recommended
Hi. Can anyone recommend an eviction service? Iíve been having issues with a tenant si

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Colin in Leeds
31/05/2020 12:43

Utility bills after tenant left.
Am I right in thinking that when a tenant leaves the utility bills are due to them and it is not

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30/05/2020 20:17

EPC Renewal
Is it still true that an EPC only has a 10-year life expiry? Plus, If it expires DURING a curren

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30/05/2020 10:49

Evicting someone who is not on the tenancy
Hi, I had an agreement with my tenant who recently passed away. She had an 18 year old son liv

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29/05/2020 11:31

Child safety cords
Hello, have any of you got any good ideas how I can make Venetian blinds child safe that have a t

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28/05/2020 15:48

Rent Arrears
I have a tenant who went into arrears of £1000.00 on a rent of £500.00 per month, I c

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28/05/2020 10:20

Gypsies on land
just wondered if anybody has had to remove gypsies from their land? I don't have the i

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27/05/2020 20:43

moving office
I am aware if your office moves you have to do letters etc. My query is I am moving next door.

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27/05/2020 11:24

Good tenant referencing company recommendations?
Hi All, I was just wondering if anyone could recommend any decent tenant referencing company reco

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26/05/2020 21:06

Universal Credit
Would I be able to apply for Universal Credit be paid direct to me with a UC47 form, when the ten

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26/05/2020 18:45

Damp proofing and Surveys
I have property in Manchester M13 but live in London. I looking for Damp proofing and surveys co

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26/05/2020 16:16

Dispute between Tenant and Agency
Hello! Hope someone would advise me on following, The tenant has been living in the pro

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25/05/2020 14:38

Help Tenant wants to change rooms to a more expensive room.
Hi all, Im not sure what i need to do here. I have a tenant who has been with me ov

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Paul F L
23/05/2020 19:59

Welsh water wrongly put a charge on one of my properties
Hi, anyone else had a problem with Welsh water. We found out they put a charge on one of my prope

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23/05/2020 14:42

HMO Cleaning of Shared Spaces & Garden
Good afternoon, I wondered, how often do fellow HMO property managers/landlords have share

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22/05/2020 22:28

Blackpool letting agent recommendations or ones to avoid?
Hi can anyone recommend a letting agent to use to manage my property in Blackpool or any agents t

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22/05/2020 10:41

Rent advance payment
Hi all, Last year I purchased a property with tenants in situ. I gave them a new 12 mon

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21/05/2020 16:20

Water Leak from flat above, landlord not contacting me
Hi, Hope everyone is keeping well in these strange times. There is a leak into my apart

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21/05/2020 14:32

Our tenants contract is due to finish we want to use a rolling contract moving forward apart from

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21/05/2020 14:28

Using Online Agent
Iíve tried using the search facility for this but itís pretty useless and the info Iíve found app

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Mrs M.
21/05/2020 13:00

Tenant information pack
Are there any templates or guidelines on what should be in the tenant information pack or is it j

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20/05/2020 13:24

Bedsit sub pay meters
Our old pay coin meters sadl

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20/05/2020 13:20

Tree roots affecting next door's patio
Hi, I have a little issue with a tree in my back garden and wondered if anyone could give some ad

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18/05/2020 12:58

Landlords Buildings Insurance at the point of purchase a Buy to let - COVID
Hi, I am in the process of purchasing a Buy to let property but during COVID it is likely

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18/05/2020 09:51

Gas Leak
Hi Colleagues, WE had a gas leak reported a few months earlier all is well now. Lat

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17/05/2020 22:14

How does giving agencies control of your property work?
When agents takeover your property. Who is the landlord on the tenants tenancy agreement if the a

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16/05/2020 16:53

Letting a co-owned property
Hello My two siblings and I co-own a house (one third each) and we are tenants in common (I mu

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15/05/2020 21:33

Guarantor Credit Score
Hi, I have just completed a credit score for a guarantor on my property on behalf of poten

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15/05/2020 15:25

Air Source Heat Pump in rental property
Hello, I wondered if any other landlords had installed an air source heat pump in their re

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15/05/2020 09:39
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