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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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elbowe
11/07/2019 18:11

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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elbowe
06/05/2019 09:00

previous versions how to rent guide
im going through section 21 and after several months its finally before the judge who has asked m

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Harper
17/07/2019 00:13

S21 to be abolished is a game changer so what are the feedbacks from Scotland?
Abolishing S21 is a game changer as a tenanted property that a landlord can not regain possessio

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Harper
16/07/2019 22:37

RENT IN ADVANCE
Hi all Just wondering with the new changes in effect for landlords, are we allowed to take

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Ranbir
16/07/2019 17:17

GDPR documents to tenants
I have noticed over the past week or so that the RLA checklist includes the provision of both the

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Richard F
15/07/2019 15:22

Digital signatures
I am looking for software for landlords which includes financial/tax application as well as digit

Replies: 4
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Jenny Wren
14/07/2019 13:40

Council tax
When is a tenant deemed to have moved, when they have physically left the property or when they h

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elbowe
11/07/2019 18:15

elbowe & Shaheen meet, all welcome
@Shaheen " 'Sultan' Turkish restaurant in Ilford, or 'Sheesh' Turkish

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Shaheen
11/07/2019 18:13

Cooking facilities not available during reapirs
Hi all, I have to carry out some damp proofing work to a kitchen in a tenanted property. T

Replies: 2
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Maureen_539
11/07/2019 17:04

Insurance
With a HMO what sort of insurances would you take out? I have buildings but would I need c

Replies: 5
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DPT
11/07/2019 12:41

Not returning the bond, what to do?
I had student tenants living in my property for 12 months. They left the the house in a complete

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DPT
11/07/2019 12:39

Letting agent and return of deposit
Hi- The letting agent I use takes a 6.5 week deposit from tenant. With the new laws in plac

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simbob
09/07/2019 16:05

Can you sue your estate agent?
Our estate agent always confirmed one mails that there is an addendum to the main contract which

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DPT
09/07/2019 10:32

Tenant brakes contract and refuses to give forwarding address
After 2 years with me my tenants asked for a year contract which they signed in February. La

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nicest landlord
08/07/2019 16:44

Homeless and foreign national? Might be deported by the Home Office under new plan
https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jul/06/home-office-secret-plan-charities-deport-rough-s

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Shaheen
07/07/2019 16:37

Reference check
Can I charge the tenant to do a reference check on him

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theartfullodger_626
06/07/2019 17:21

mileage return on self assessment tax form
Hi all, wondered if anyone can help please? filling out self assessment tax return, can anyone g

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Maureen_539
06/07/2019 11:10

Lettings Agent 'Find Me a Tenant'
I used a lettings agent to 'find me a tenant'. Unfortunately the tenant was a nightmare

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DPT
05/07/2019 15:14

Landlord Reference Charge
My tenant is leaving soon and her new landlord is asking for a reference. I was charged a year a

Replies: 6
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Harper
05/07/2019 09:48

Renant reference check for UK citizens that have been living in Abu Dhabi
Hello, I have an English couple that have just got back to the UK who have been teaching

Replies: 4
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DPT
04/07/2019 23:32

JackieB
Agents have informed me glass on cooker door is damaged/broken at property and is my responsibili

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Harper
04/07/2019 22:27

Problem getting insurance cover for a rental on same site as home accommodation?
Hello colleagues. This query is for the BinLaw who lives in a rural location in Shropshire, with

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DPT
02/07/2019 23:32

Rent arrears from an Agent
An agent owes me a considerable amount of money they were letting to the local authority and not

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Shaheen
02/07/2019 19:47

Eviction under section 8
I am due to go to court next week to evict a tenant I am taking the tenancy agreement and the cop

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Maureen_539
02/07/2019 11:21

Tenant Refernce Check
Hello How can my tenant get a self reference check for themselves and their guarantors?

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DPT
01/07/2019 16:17

I have CCJ against tenant, then renewed her tenancy agreement
I have in hand a CCJ dated 10/11/17 against a (housing benefit, now UC) tenant who owed over &pou

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Shaheen
28/06/2019 18:48

HMO Cleaning
I have a HMO property is the landlord responsible for cleaning the communal areas?

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Shaheen
28/06/2019 18:39

Tenant going to DPT
Interesting one this ... for a friend, I'd like your take One of my friend rents a hou

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lady in red
28/06/2019 17:45

Selective Licensing Leeds
Leeds Council were due to make a decision on 26 June for the Beeston and also Harehills areas.

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Leeds Landlord
28/06/2019 06:00

Deposit Scheme
My tenant is asking for their deposit via the scheme I used. I did not return the deposit as it

Replies: 1
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DPT
27/06/2019 15:33

hmo mortgages
Hi there Can anyone point me in the right direction/recommend for a HMO mortgage provider plea

Replies: 1
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RLA Mortgages/3mc
27/06/2019 14:24

Notice from tenants V Notice from Landlords
Hello, My tenants are in the 10th month of the tenancy. They moved in on a 6 month AST, an

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DPT
27/06/2019 13:37

Ants or other unwanted guests,!
Who is responsible for ants in rental property. I had couple of issues myself with ants and al

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Maureen_539
27/06/2019 12:18

Energy Use -fair use clause
Hi Everyone, I would like to include a fair use clause to out tenancy agreement addendum a

Replies: 2
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Maureen_539
24/06/2019 18:33

Washing Machine
Hi, after some advice please. I have a tenant who has installed a washing machine at the propert

Replies: 9
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Harper
24/06/2019 18:20

Locked out
Hi to all One of my tenants locked herself out and she phoned me on Saturday night at 8pm,

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LLO
24/06/2019 11:03

All occupants included on tenancy agreement
We have 3 occupants who want to rent our two bedroom flat, two of the occupants work so can be cr

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Shaheen
21/06/2019 18:32

Insurance
Can anyone please advise, if you have a flat you are renting out ( BTL), as you pay service charg

Replies: 1
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DPT
20/06/2019 09:41

Non-Resident Tax Question
Dear All I have posted the following query over on Property Tribes, but also feel that it

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Desert Hound
20/06/2019 06:57
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