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Estate Agent charges for buy to rent properties
Please can you let what percentge in general estate agents charge the owner to sell a buy-to-rent ho

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05/03/2014 16:39

Buildings Insurance for disabled tenant with live in carers
We have a new tenant moving into a 2 bed bungalow with live in carers. The tenant has severe OCD and

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05/03/2014 09:35

tenants allowed additional occupant
we have a registered HMO which we rent to 4 students under an AST. unbeknown to us one student left

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03/03/2014 19:08

Section 21 on SPT and during fixed term
My tenants fixed term ends 5th April,we have agreed he is going to go onto SPT for more flexibility

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03/03/2014 12:15

Is there any way now we can save completed ASTs to our files as we use to? It lets you save it blan

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02/03/2014 20:46

Our tenant left our property after a possession order was issued. She left behind a bed and two mat

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DJ Storty
02/03/2014 20:03

Dave's talk
This is not up for discussion. Dave did another informative talk at the Landlords Show at

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28/02/2014 20:25

DPS Charging
DPS now charging for all deposits over 500 When we chose DPS it was because it was a fre

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28/02/2014 15:04

Of late there have been various initiatives to encourage us all to install loft insulation into our

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26/02/2014 09:28

Extending contract
Hi One of my student lets wants to stay an extra year. Do I have to take another deposit and do

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25/02/2014 18:40

Hi One of my student lets wants to stay an extra year. Do I have to take another deposit and do

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25/02/2014 09:31

Advertising - No DSS, No Children, No Smokers, No Pets, No under 25s
When advertising a property to let is it legal to use any of the following: No DSS (altho

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24/02/2014 11:46

Sick of Owen Jones
If, like me you are sick to the back teeth of Owen Jones (Independent Columnist and regular BBC comm

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23/02/2014 08:48

Tenant threatening court action
I served a section 21 on a tenant who eventually after the notice had expired sent me an email sayin

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19/02/2014 13:11

Fire Alarm in HMO
I have an HMO that, by using the owners side of the house, I can increase from 7 to 10 beds. Permis

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19/02/2014 00:02

Buy to let
Hello, What are peoples views on the best type or mortgage to get a buy to let on. Obviou

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18/02/2014 16:14

I have a very good mortgage rate under one portfolio mortgage(interest only capped at 1.99% above ba

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18/02/2014 16:12

Replacing/Repairing broken furniture
Have good tenant couple who were given 2 good wooden dining chairs at beginning of tenancy.

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17/02/2014 15:28

What sort of BTL mortgages are you getting these days?
I know each property is different, but what sort of offers are you seeing on the market these days?

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15/02/2014 14:14

Welcome pack
Can I ask if any of the members prepare a welcome pack for their properties for their tenants when t

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14/02/2014 20:37

Changes to council tax mean landlords liable when in periodic!
We have just been charged the council tax because a tenant chose to have two dwellings. The tenant h

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Views: 1,110
14/02/2014 11:58

Smoke detectors - mandatory?
Is it mandatory to have a smoke detector in a non-HMO rented property?

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12/02/2014 21:54

Internal Bathrooms - Condensation, Water residue related problem solutions??
Internal Bathrooms. We are having an issue with condensation on internal bathrooms. Anyo

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12/02/2014 20:26

Hello Does anyone know any good (i.e. trustworthy) builders in the Burnley area? Many than

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12/02/2014 16:15

Domestic Debt Collectors
I have been done over for nearly 40k by someone promising to make a good return on my investment.

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11/02/2014 22:39

Inventory pictures
Hello, Hows does anyone deal with incorporating pictures with the written inventory to co

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Views: 881
11/02/2014 17:54

Updating Tenancy Agreement
Tenant current on a statutory periodic tenancy and I wish to update my tenant's tenancy agreemen

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11/02/2014 10:54

rent arrears - giving landlord address
I am evicting tenants. Their rent arrears stand at over 1,000. In the letter saying I will be tak

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10/02/2014 14:14

Tenants vacated but left huge amounts of rubbish!
Hi, my tenants have finally moved out (I think) after the end of a possession order. However they ha

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09/02/2014 08:47

A tenant is claiming disrepair because there are black moulds in the property. is it the landlord re

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08/02/2014 10:08

BTL mortgage ... wondering what others have found recently
ok, will keep this short. I have a property at the end of its "term". Mortgage provider c

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05/02/2014 14:35

Open fire
Hello, does anyone know of any restrictions on letting out a property with an open fireplace? Are th

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05/02/2014 13:30

Hi I have the above Tenancy Agreement for an "unfurnished flat". I just had a Gas Annual

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04/02/2014 15:50

including utility bills in the monthly rent- any thoughts or landlords with experience of this?
An increasing number of landlords are offering properties with bills included, particularly to the

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29/01/2014 19:52

Section 21 time limit
Hello, Is there a timescale on how long a section 21 notice is valid for after it expires

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29/01/2014 13:57

insurance problem
hi, anyone had this problem? Took out a policy in 2011 with direct line. Tenancy with agent, tenant

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28/01/2014 10:43

Tenant referencing
Hello, There are a number of companies that offer a full comprehensive tenant check.

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27/01/2014 11:30

Agency guaranteeing rent
I'm speaking to Letting Agents who are offering guaranteed rent on 6/12/24/36 month contracts. S

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26/01/2014 21:50

Mortgage Express Right to Consolidate
Anyone got any thoughts on this? I have 30 odd mortgages with MX. Most are at 90% LTV (and impr

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26/01/2014 21:45

Wear And Tear
Hi Sorry if this has been answered before. I let out 2 houses carpeted, curtains, f

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26/01/2014 16:04

I have the freehold to a block of 6 flats and I own 3 of them .advice plese on what the value would

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25/01/2014 14:52
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