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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
14/06/2020 13:35

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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Maureen_539
15/12/2019 12:13

Where do I begin ?
I got my property back and as expected it is in a terrible state, I am going to take photo's

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Mrs M.
12/07/2020 12:05

Mr Alex Heard
Dear all, I'm a young adult, who recently just saved up enough to go joint venture int

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Mrs M.
11/07/2020 21:06

Running a business from rental
I have a tenant who appears to be running some sort of catering business from the property which

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DPT
11/07/2020 19:53

Tenant without an AST
I have a tenant who is the father of my original tenant, he is not on the tenancy and his daughte

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RPJ
11/07/2020 19:31

Data protection and Privacy notice
Hi All, Thankfully RLA has provided a standard privacy notice I can use. I just have one q

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Megan
11/07/2020 18:46

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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DPT
10/07/2020 11:27

Anti Money Laundering Checks
We are looking for recommendations to out source our AML checks, we are already using Propertymar

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Lesley
10/07/2020 11:15

Repayment plan
Very helpful short article from Robin Stewart of Anthony Gold solicitors on drafting a repayment

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DPT
10/07/2020 09:24

Bereavement
Hi guys, I need your help and advice about a possible future scenario. I have a 90

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Maureen_539
10/07/2020 00:59

Electrical tests
So we have the new electrical tests going on now and maybe it is a good idea for the tenants prot

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Cgray
09/07/2020 15:01

Stamp Duty!
Hi Can anyone tell me if the raised threshold to £500k includes BTLs??

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Cgray
09/07/2020 14:50

Rent reduction for fixed period -template
Good morning all. A tenant has just sent a message asking for rent reduction due to being furloug

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theartfullodger_626
09/07/2020 14:41

Tenant Electric car charging point installation
Hi My tenant is looking to have a charging point fitted to the front of my property. Iím t

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theartfullodger_626
09/07/2020 14:39

Tenant left without informing the landlord
I have a tenant who along with her boyfriend have been causing havoc in the block they were in, f

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Runningpob
09/07/2020 08:19

kitchen suppliers
Hi, we haven't fitted any new kitchens for couple years but in past always used hoydens but w

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Harper
08/07/2020 23:03

Stamp Duty Threshold £500k Announcement
Following the announcement by the Chancellor today regarding the increase of the stamp duty thres

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Mrs M.
08/07/2020 14:06

Routine Inspections
Hi There, How do others document a routine inspection as I am finding creating a word docu

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Maureen_539
08/07/2020 13:31

Broadband in HMO
I am planning to supply broadband to the tenants in my HMO property. What should I get them to s

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DPT
08/07/2020 10:11

WHICH IS MY FENCE LEFT OR RIGHT
Hello can anybody tell me How I can find out which fence is mine left or right THANK Y

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elbowe
07/07/2020 11:40

EICR rquest by Local Authority
some weeks ago I participated in the 'On-Line' presentation on EICR's. I asked a ques

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DPT
07/07/2020 09:50

Carbon monoxide alarms
Under my HMO licence I have been told I have to have a carbon monoxide alarm on each floor. I hav

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Cueball 83
06/07/2020 11:11

EICR
Is it sufficient to give a tenant just the top page of the EICR or do they need the full report

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RuthC
04/07/2020 12:04

2 month tenancy
Hello any advice would be greatly appreciated, what kind of tenancy can can i put a tenant on tha

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DPT
03/07/2020 09:31

Tenant 2 month let
Hello does a tenant that is on a short let of two months have the same rights as a long term let

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DPT
01/07/2020 14:55

Re-decoration prior to moving in
Hi all I have a new tenant moving in at the start of August. She has expressed a keen des

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DPT
01/07/2020 11:03

Selective licensing changed by Peterborough Council from 7 people to 4 people
"The council would like to formally apologise to you for any previous misguided advice given

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MAK
01/07/2020 00:02

Tenant has left, her Partner remains
I have had a tenant inform me she has left, but her ex partner is still in the house. He is not n

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DPT
30/06/2020 17:41

Refusing an electric safety check
Couple of our tenants in Self contained studio flats are not at all keen at an electrician enteri

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Harper
29/06/2020 18:15

Open Rent and Holding deposit
Hi All, I advertised my property on Openrent and I'm on their Ultimate Advertising pac

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Harper
28/06/2020 20:44

Tenant assaulted me
Hi I have visited my property to collect the keys as one of the lodgers have vacated his r

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DPT
27/06/2020 14:47

Marijuana
My tenants son, who is not on the tenancy, smokes marijuana in the garden and the neighbour has c

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Maureen_539
27/06/2020 12:07

Carbon Monoxide Alarm
Good afternoon When I had my gas safety certificate issued in April, engineer told me a go

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Ant
27/06/2020 07:52

S8 Notice, under Covid 19 restrictions
I understand that we can't apply to the courts until 23rd August for a S8 Order (that date ma

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dylanski
26/06/2020 08:04

BREXIT
I am sure this must have been brought up before. I have 2 tenants who have been in occupation pr

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Willeywonker
25/06/2020 18:35

Landlord Vision/Accounting HMRC software
Hi members. Im looking for comments from members who use "landlord vision" or similar sof

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elbowe
24/06/2020 14:26

Gas & Electricity Certificates
Hi, I have just been made aware that I need to provide to my tenants a gas and electricity

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elbowe
24/06/2020 09:02

Universal credit and rent arrears
Having just successfully been granted that future rents get paid to directly to myself (£50

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okanagan
22/06/2020 14:33

Template Letter
Hi everyone, hope your all keeping well. Does anybody have a template letter, or advice, r

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Teresa Cooper
22/06/2020 13:54
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