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new stamp duty charges after april 1st 2016
Is this the final nail in the buy to let business model. The Government seem to have gone out of t

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Alan Ward
01/12/2015 14:56

contents insurance
is it necessary to have contents insurance for a flat containing white goods, carpet, and laminate f

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DPT
01/12/2015 11:34

Wall tiles v MultiPanels...any opinions for use in Rental properties
Hello colleagues. Currently getting quotes for turning a toilet into a shower room & considerin

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DPT
01/12/2015 11:32

Conservatory internal doors
I bought a property last year that has a conservatory and the tenants have been in coming upto a yea

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jos
29/11/2015 20:31

Boiler and central heating landlord cover
Hi I use local gas engineer for repair , lately too many calls for different properties- somet

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john_541
27/11/2015 11:39

Has the tenant a case?
A colleague has a problem with his landlord and asked me for advice. He has made the following small

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Member 1
26/11/2015 18:01

family member joined to my tenant
Hi , My tenant asked me whether i will allow her sister in law to stay in property permanently,

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laviniateresa
26/11/2015 13:09

Spending review
Did I hear that correctly? Extra stamp duty on second homes and buy to let purchases!!! I didn'

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Views: 833
Hythe man
26/11/2015 09:36

Legionella
There are companies who provide testing service for Legionella but there is a site where you can com

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Views: 854
DPT
25/11/2015 20:22

Noise nuisance
Our tenants have complained re next doors dog in a flat(housing association linked to council) but c

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Harper
25/11/2015 11:52

completing RLA's Prescribed Information for Assured Shorthold Tenancies
Hello, I am using RLA's "Deposit Guard AST" which includes the "Prescribed Informatio

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Views: 884
New
24/11/2015 10:34

Legionnaires disease Risk Assessment
As a practitioner of the above testing I can advise that most properties I test fail in one ar

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Member 1
23/11/2015 13:45

The terrorist threat and the responsibilities of landlords
CONTEST is the UKs strategy for countering terrorism. Two of the elements in this initiative

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Maureen_539
19/11/2015 15:54

Smoke/Co2 alarms
Can anyone suggest somewhere to purchase a quantity of smoke alarms and carbon monoxide testers othe

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Views: 867
Hythe man
19/11/2015 10:30

Gas Safety Runcorn
Can anyone recommend a Gas Safety Engineer for the Runcorn area Many thanks Ps Glowc

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Views: 784
Wallshy
17/11/2015 08:14

Landlord details
Can anyone advise if a letting agent is required to provide the landlords details if a tenant reques

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Views: 809
Member 1
16/11/2015 11:24

Sell or rent?!
My husband and I are currently deciding on whether we should sell or rent out our current house.

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Views: 986
Alex2015
15/11/2015 22:43

Unable to contact tenant
Tenant is in 4 months rent arrears and has trashed property. All Tenant belongings still remain.

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Views: 889
LLO
13/11/2015 15:39

electrical testing
Can anybody tell me if it is the law to test the electrics in a house not a HMO i have several start

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Views: 855
Member 1
12/11/2015 09:26

Key meters for gas and electricity bills for tenants
I have a house split into bedsits and flats. I pay the elec and gas bills,have one centra

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Harper
11/11/2015 23:38

New Rent increase
As I mentioned to my tenant in the letter the new rent increase will take effect on the 2nd December

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Views: 822
Home
11/11/2015 16:47

Mr
Are any landlords from the old Place To Let Blackpool which is now reads rains having any probl

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Diane
10/11/2015 11:38

Referencing - when and how many?
I have just bought a property and am starting viewing shortly. I have found some varying ideas about

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Views: 878
DPT
06/11/2015 19:32

Fire risk assesments
Hello, What do you do regarding for risk assessments for your properties - normal flats a

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DPT
06/11/2015 19:30

Council tax changes
Our council tax dept are coming round to "assess and verify accommodation." Up to now we

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Harper
06/11/2015 18:40

Tenant sub letting
Hello, Had this discussion at work and wondered what your views are. Landlords

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DPT
04/11/2015 18:41

Portugese person
I have a possible tenant who has just come over to join her husband. My query is she says she h

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Views: 902
JamesLAT
03/11/2015 16:57

Guarantor questions
Please advise. Somebody acts as a guarantor for his nephew. The nephew falls into four months a

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theartfullodger_626
01/11/2015 09:55

Tenancy Clauser
Could I add a new clause on the Tenancy Agreement saying Pests and Infestations

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Views: 962
Home
29/10/2015 16:45

Miss Kansal
I had a bad experience with my insurance company called legal4landlords when I took out a rent prote

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Sangita
28/10/2015 12:43

Tenant has requested removal from Tenancy agreement
Dear All - comments would be appreciated. I have tenants who have been in the property 6

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Harper
26/10/2015 15:28

Capital Gains Tax if selling the property you live in
We live in a flat and are renting out a house. The flat is in my name and house jointly in mine and

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Views: 788
K harrow
26/10/2015 14:59

Tenancy Agreements
To the good agents on this site. Has anyone ever had a situation where only one party signs his

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Views: 1,004
Willeywonker
25/10/2015 07:01

Blind Cord Length & Safety - is this law?
Hello! I am having trouble finding the specific legislation regarding the Blind Cord Length & Safety

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Views: 1,169
Trina
23/10/2015 02:39

tenancy agreement and TDS forms
Can we use the forms of tenancy agreement, TDS…on RLA website, for the letting properties in Edinbur

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Views: 871
Purple Bunny
22/10/2015 12:04

Solar PV
Good Morning All, I'm considering having solar panels fitted to my portfolio of stude

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JohnsonD
22/10/2015 04:01

Wireless Fire Alarm
Hi, I am wondering if anyone has installed a wireless Grade A alarm LD2 and if they are any good.

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Views: 907
HRWHSHR
20/10/2015 18:54

carpet supply & fitter Oldham
Can anyone recommend a carpet supplier and fitter in Oldham?

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Views: 829
MarkW
20/10/2015 17:09

advice and ideas needed
I know this has been on here before but my brain will not work !! I have as Tenants a married c

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Views: 936
Ray D
20/10/2015 13:39

Re: Dissertation - MSc Surveying
Dear Follow landlords (RLA, members), Re: Dissertation - MSc Surveying I am c

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RAYMONDO
20/10/2015 12:07

Right to Rent
Does anyone know if the new Right to Rent regulations will cover everyone living in a household or j

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Views: 1,032
DPT
19/10/2015 19:16
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