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Renewing
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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Harper
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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john_541
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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how2manage
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

Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
mo_523
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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Views: 998
CCRacer
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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Views: 878
CCRacer
18/02/2014 16:14

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

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john_541
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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Harper
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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faz
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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Views: 954
CCRacer
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: 1,131
Member
14/02/2014 11:58

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

Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
CCRacer
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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Views: 847
CCRacer
12/02/2014 20:26

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

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ChristinaH
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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FatsK
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: 900
Harper
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

Replies: 2
Views: 865
how2manage
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

Replies: 1
Views: 862
how2manage
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

Replies: 7
Views: 997
elbowe
09/02/2014 08:47

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

Replies: 3
Views: 880
CCRacer
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

Replies: 2
Views: 867
elbowe
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

Replies: 4
Views: 821
how2manage
05/02/2014 13:30

TENANCY AGREEMENT ENGLAND & WALES - COOKER TO BE CHANGED - WHO PAYS ?????
Hi I have the above Tenancy Agreement for an "unfurnished flat". I just had a Gas Annual

Replies: 2
Views: 878
Harper
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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Harper
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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how2manage
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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dakota
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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LLO
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

Replies: 2
Views: 945
how2manage
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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Views: 1,192
how2manage
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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scooby24
26/01/2014 16:04

management
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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Views: 860
jeeves
25/01/2014 14:52

Succession of an AST
I am due to complete the purchase of a property which is already tenanted. What does the original la

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how2manage
24/01/2014 13:56

furnished/part furnished/unfurnished
What is the differences in the amount you furnish a rental property and does it have any bearing on

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Views: 885
Harper
22/01/2014 10:38

Ending Tenancy - AST reverted to month by month
I have tenants in a property who are slightly in arrears. Instead of paying month in advance they ar

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Views: 891
Bob_321
20/01/2014 20:51

To furnish or not to furnish a rental flat. And how much?
I am getting my flat ready to let. It's a very small two bedroom flat. With the smaller bedroo

Replies: 6
Views: 1,008
Harper
18/01/2014 19:34

Deposit Guard Tenancy Agreement
I have a long standing tenant (commencing 3rd year)who I am going to put onto the deposit guard sche

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Views: 869
Member
17/01/2014 17:42

Compensation,even though Landlord not at fault
Through no fault of ours or a good tenant's water came into her bedsit . This happene

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Harper
12/01/2014 12:52

rental advice
Hi I currently let a property to my parents both are retired and receive state pension they recently

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Views: 1,013
Harper
11/01/2014 20:51

Marketing properties
Hello, I just wondered if anyone had any tips on the best ways to advertise rental proper

Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Harper
10/01/2014 15:46

freehold purchase
Has anyone done this lately? I have a flat with 100year lease at flat rate of 60 per year and am w

Replies: 1
Views: 972
Goddess Wombat!
07/01/2014 19:59

Spurious Company
Has anyone had any joy from applications for new boilers or insulation under the Green Deal 'gra

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Views: 1,049
Rigsby_370
07/01/2014 16:36
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