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PAT test
Do we need PAT test if all kitchen appliances and white goods are brand new? Thanks

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Maureen_539
22/10/2017 01:41

Not-so-small inheritance for the kids
I wonder if anyone has been in a similar position and wouldn't mind sharing their experiences

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elbowe
22/10/2017 01:37

Graphite insulation lining paper
Hello, I have just joined RLA today having inherited a mid 60's house which Intend to rent

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elbowe
19/10/2017 15:47

Extra 'guest' staying in a property
We have a 2 bed flat which has a Tenancy with 2 names on it, but at a recent inspection visit, it

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nicest landlord
19/10/2017 12:46

Surrender of tenancy
I have a tenant in a block of flats who is behaving in a totally unacceptable manner (ie: taking

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DPT
17/10/2017 09:15

ROGUE LANDLORD ENQUIRY
I have just read the above topic with regards to " the effectiveness of complaint mechanisms

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elbowe
17/10/2017 08:38

tax2016/.17
After reading tax cafe book I realize there are no changes for the year 2016/17 and that changes

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elbowe
15/10/2017 16:47

Council Tax: Vacant Property versus One Person Occupation
I have a property in Hastings and the council have advised me that the council tax I have to pay

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Paa
14/10/2017 08:00

Solfed direct action against landlords
Has anyone come across Solfed.org.uk? They are some sort of left wing agitation group who

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Paa
12/10/2017 23:20

rent arreas
I've issued a section 21 and the court have now followed this up and served the tenant and we

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elbowe
12/10/2017 14:37

Utility accounts
Hi, is there a way of checking whether tenants have opened utility accounts in their own names. W

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Maureen_539
11/10/2017 18:32

Electrician
The electrician I normally use has retired and moved out of the area and I would be grateful if a

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Shaheen
09/10/2017 18:37

Expensive?
I asked my electrician to put up six cheap light pendent (6 for £10 at screwfix), replace s

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nicest landlord
09/10/2017 08:58

Careless Tenants
Hi everyone. I have three male tenants at the moment. Today I heard that the toilet seat has br

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Ex Squatter
09/10/2017 03:53

Grant check
Hi, Does anyone know if there is a quick way to check if a student has a housing grant?

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Maureen_539
08/10/2017 22:40

Mortgage
Which company would you recommend for a mortgage, please?

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elbowe
08/10/2017 11:50

landlords be aware of ltigation against you.
Annual mortgage Statements do not tell you the full picture. All AMS should be accompanied with (

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bank mole
07/10/2017 17:30

Utility Companies
Hi all. Can anyone recommend a good utility company please? At the moment I am with Spark

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Maureen_539
07/10/2017 10:39

landlords be aware of ltigation against you.
Annual mortgage Statements do not tell you the full picture. All AMS should be accompanied with (

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bank mole
06/10/2017 21:14

Cleaning charges
Sorry if this has been on before but would like to know how much people pay cleaners on average.

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Marie Benn
05/10/2017 19:22

Process for vetting and viewings
I have a number of people interested in my property some of which I have already rejected in resp

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nicest landlord
04/10/2017 19:02

Landlord gas meters
Does anyone have experience of landlord gas meters - where the landlord pays the gas bill but sel

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elbowe
04/10/2017 16:32

Eviction and judgement for money after Section *
I went to Court last week and got a section 8 possession order to take effect on 6 October at 4pm

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StevieS
04/10/2017 10:57

Charge for credit check
Do you usually charge a prospective tenant for credit checks or do you take that on as a cost to

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MaryMary
04/10/2017 10:10

Fire Exits
If a building (with 5 flats)has a front door and a back door - are they both required to be used

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Maureen_539
04/10/2017 01:41

Right to Rent - how often
How often do right to rent checks need to be carried out? Do they need to be checked on an annual

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theartfullodger_626
03/10/2017 14:28

Boarded up property
Morning all. I am looking at a ground floor flat that has metal boards over the doors and window

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Dwalsh
02/10/2017 21:27

Insurance cover - RGI & Legal cover
Rent Guarantee & Legal cover. IF you have a 12 month policy and Tenant leaves start of month 8

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Shaheen
02/10/2017 17:05

Rent via Agents: How long is it reasonable to wait?
Hi How long is it reasonable to wait for rent to arrive via an agent? Say (for example) the

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Teg's Dad
02/10/2017 10:49

Room only tenancy agreements
This is the first time I'm renting two rooms in my house on a room only basis. I will not be

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Shaheen
01/10/2017 21:16

heads up for advertising on MSH web- site for autumn - 31st March 2018
For those with suitable accommodation in M/cr & districts; the period for advertising with MSH ha

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Maureen_539
01/10/2017 17:04

Council chasing me for tenants council tax payments
We have had two students rent a flat over the past year. As they are students they are not liabl

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Shaheen
30/09/2017 17:47

Can the Council breach Data Protection with Private Tenants information
I have a property in East London which is under the London Borough of Waltham Foroest. I had to

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DPT
28/09/2017 21:41

Utility Bills/Supplier
My tenant has just recently left my rental property.I have set up a new account with the gas/elec

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Shaheen
28/09/2017 08:48

Housing Associations in Stoke on Trent
I have a pal who has a 2 bed house to let in Stoke on Trent, and is considering NACRO housing ass

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laviniateresa
27/09/2017 13:34

How to find the owner?
Basics are : - Owner buys leasehold flat - lets to tenant - I bump into tenant, with

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elbowe
27/09/2017 08:54

Tenant wants to Girlfriend to Move In
My tenant has asked me if his girlfriend can move in with him. She is currently renting elsewhere

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Harper
25/09/2017 23:30

Opinions wanted
I'll keep it short. One of my longest serving tenants(70 years old), 20 years, has fin

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Harper
22/09/2017 17:20

Propery inespections
Hello all, What is everyone's view on frequency of inspections on properties?

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LLinWales
22/09/2017 10:28

EPC Ratings
Hi, Things might have changed but a while back I bought a property to rent and it came wit

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Modge
20/09/2017 12:07

Missing Landlord
This is a bit of a strange one - The Landlord has gone missing (makes a change from a Tenant!).

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Maureen_539
20/09/2017 07:21
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