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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
21/10/2018 12:23

Sticky Future Renting Conference
Hello, I've created this thread about our Future Renting Conference. Our next conferen

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elbowe
08/10/2018 07:58

Agents posing as prospective tenants: B Line Property -is it a con?
Has anyone else had a couple of pseudo tenants book a viewing that turned out to be a very odd le

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nicest landlord
12/11/2018 12:58

Long term let to 'Serviced Flats' company.
I've been approached by a Co but I said no - not a suitable flat but... My landlord friend w

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DPT
11/11/2018 10:50

Commercial Lettings
Hi, can anyone give me some advice on letting a Commercial property. Could I print off the lease

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Face
09/11/2018 14:29

Great Yarmouth Selective Licensing - Oh no we didn't - Oh yes you did! A sorry tale of woe.
Upon the RLA informing Great Yarmouth BC that their plans to make it compulsory for landlords wit

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Caro S
09/11/2018 13:58

Which Fire extinguisher to use in HMO s?
Hello, There are different categories A,B, C, F etc of fire extinguishers. Which one is a

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Maureen_539
08/11/2018 12:40

Rent increase
Can I just write and.tell tenant rent is increasing?

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Caro S
07/11/2018 14:50

Loft insulation grants
Hi Is anyone aware of any national loft insulation and cavity wall insulation grants avail

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DPT
07/11/2018 14:40

Illegal tenants?
I have had a couple who have been excellent tenants in every way, for the last three years (tenan

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nicest landlord
06/11/2018 16:22

Looking for a solicitor
Good morning I am currently looking to purchase a second property. Just made an offer and

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lady in red
06/11/2018 10:08

SERCO
Hi, has anyone let a property to SERCO. If so, please would you give feedback, both good and bad

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Harper
05/11/2018 19:52

Builders
I find that most builders dont give receipts. It has become a big problem for me. Doothers find

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RAINBOWS
05/11/2018 11:06

annual AGM
Good Morning All !. I have a share of freehold in a block of 24 flats, One of two director

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elbowe
05/11/2018 09:02

Anyone been to court for a RRO?
I m in a selective licence area that I didnít know about until 10weeks into contract (non HMO). I

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DPT
02/11/2018 15:21

Dratted Trade Point Discount
First thing folk see on the RLA site is "Free Trade Point Card - save thousands" (!!!)

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Mark1962
01/11/2018 21:03

Renewing tenancies
I have let my property on fixed term AST. Then rolled onto periodic basis. Is this still recommen

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nicest landlord
01/11/2018 11:12

Tenant failed to collect keys
Hello Just wondering what people's thoughts are. I was contacted 5 weeks ago by

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DPT
30/10/2018 07:37

Guarantor
Has anyone any experience of getting money owed out of a guarantor ? I understand that if the gua

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Chris Bingham
29/10/2018 10:54

Universal Credit - How to get Housing Benefit paid direct ? Tenant agrees !!
Hi all, Looking to get a new tenant Monday 29th, but i have spoke to my local HB departmen

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theartfullodger_626
27/10/2018 09:44

HELP - Has anyone got an Excel sheet so i can keep track of rental payments/missed payment/total ??
Hi All I just wondered if anyone has an Excel sheet so i can keep track of rental payments

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bilabonic
26/10/2018 20:09

References - how to get them?
I never used to bother getting landlord references thinking that you probably can't rely on t

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Harper
26/10/2018 16:37

Property Inspection
Hello, Can I ask how often do you all carry out inspections on your rental properties and

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Quogirl
26/10/2018 11:57

Emergency Accommodation
I've heard it said on TV & radio programmes that the best way to make money from a property i

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Maureen_539
26/10/2018 11:09

Thoughts on offers
I've a selling price of 195 on my property, and I have two offers, 187 needing a mortgage, wi

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Silverfox
26/10/2018 07:49

Building smells of weed
Hi all, As part of the management company for a building converted into three flats (one of wh

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theartfullodger_626
25/10/2018 20:14

sitting tenant
Hi A friend of mine rents a property which has been sold with them as sitting tenants. Sho

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theartfullodger_626
25/10/2018 11:46

INVENTORY
If we do our own inventory, is it not acceptable as much as an independant inventory done by an i

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Harper
24/10/2018 20:29

Tenants moved and not paid bills
Hi I have a flat where the tenants have left and there is a bill for heating and hot water th

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NW1
24/10/2018 10:43

interest received
My husband and I had individual current accounts but made them joint last year. Do we split any

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__chris__
23/10/2018 18:12

A couple with a baby in a 1 bed flat tenancy
Hello, Does anyone know if renting out a one bed room flat (with separate kitchen and livi

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New
22/10/2018 06:34

Tenant has lied during reference stage
Iím a newish landlord and I had someone who loved my property so I asked for a deposit to secure

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Maureen_539
21/10/2018 12:53

Tenant being rehoused by council
Hi Guys, Finally I can see end of the tunnel and my delightful tenant is being re-housed d

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Harper
19/10/2018 20:27

cannabis farm hattrick
Please congratulate me today I have uncovered my 3rd cannabis farm. Neighbours tell me Pol

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Maureen_539
19/10/2018 18:52

Can I say NO Housing Benefit?
I have previously read about landlords discriminating against tenants in receipt of housing benef

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nicest landlord
19/10/2018 12:00

Small landlord software
Hi All, have done a lot of research recently as am looking for a software package that basically

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elbowe
18/10/2018 08:51

B & Q Tradepoint Changes
Is anyone else unhappy about B & Q's new policy on tradepoint. You only get a discount if you

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PJ
16/10/2018 20:30

Negative Equity - Unable to continue with mortgage payments - landlord debt advisory
Has anybody employed the services of a Landlord Debt Advisory company and if so were you happy/no

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theartfullodger_626
15/10/2018 20:02

District Homes Housing Ass - any good?
I was talking to District Homes Housing Association at the landlord show at Old Trafford this wee

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DPT
15/10/2018 15:17

Recommended energy providers for Landlords
Hi All, we have just started letting a couple of HMOs all inclusive, and wondered if there are an

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dylanski
15/10/2018 10:25
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