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smoke alarms removed
Just performed a routine property inspection and noticed that smoke alarms have been removed. Smo

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Maureen_539
17/07/2019 21:26

Clogged toilet
Hello My tenants have notified me that their kid has flushed something in the toilet and block

Replies: 18
Views: 145
RPM
17/07/2019 15:59

alison humble
Hi -we have tenants who we have had problems with during the tenancy(smoking in the flat) who now

Replies: 5
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DPT
17/07/2019 11:57

Dilapidations
Hi All, One of my tenants is proving difficult now that his tenancy is coming to a close.

Replies: 8
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nicest landlord
08/07/2019 14:20

communal tap
Hi, I am one of 4 freeholders of a building. The communal tap is to the side of my flat (b

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BBKing
03/07/2019 22:41

Boundary wall
My neighbour built a boundary wall on his land, then moved house. The new owner has asked me to r

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Views: 58
Shaheen
03/07/2019 19:22

tenant's own shower
Who has responsibility for an electric shower repair if the tenant's installed it themselves?

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Views: 43
Landlord Advice Team
02/07/2019 13:13

Damage versus wear and tear
The laminate door over the dishwasher has a few bubbles and cracks and the bottom edge appears to

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DPT
02/07/2019 09:27

Damage versus wear and tear
The laminate door over the dishwasher has a few bubbles and cracks and the bottom edge appears to

Replies: 2
Views: 27
Lunabelle
02/07/2019 09:24

Garden not maintained
Could you please help me. It is in my tennents agreement to keep the garden tidy, it is now overg

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Views: 75
Maureen_539
27/06/2019 13:36

Clarification re thumb turn locks
Hi can you clarify if all rented properties have to have thumb turn licks on all exit doors. I wa

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Views: 102
Maureen_539
18/06/2019 20:04

Obligations of Letting Agent to Account to Landlord
We are inheriting the management of a portfolio of apartments, however the existing manager is re

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Views: 61
Rlander
17/06/2019 22:22

Obligations of Letting Agent to Account to Landlord
We are inheriting the management of a portfolio of apartments, however the existing manager is re

Replies: 2
Views: 40
Landlord Advice Team
17/06/2019 16:12

Gas Pipe Sleeving
A new gas meter was recently installed in one of my properties built around 1970 and the installe

Replies: 3
Views: 81
Cueball 83
12/06/2019 09:35

Government Grants
Can anyone tell me if there are any government grants available to landlords for roof insulation?

Replies: 1
Views: 60
A14
11/06/2019 18:14

Condition inspection
I need to do a condition inspection of one of my flats and the tenant is not responding to texts

Replies: 8
Views: 104
Runningpob
11/06/2019 07:57

Domestic electrics
Hi all! Asking for a friend who is renting a house. Her landlord is sending her son in law to

Replies: 1
Views: 83
Maureen_539
07/06/2019 20:43

Inspection
Good afternoon I wish to carry out an inspection on my property. I have it written in the

Replies: 6
Views: 93
Ant
05/06/2019 09:04

repair obligations to leasehold property
I own the freehold of a 3 storey building . It is split into a maisonette on the top 2 floors an

Replies: 2
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Willeywonker
01/06/2019 11:44

Mice Issue - Advice Needed
Hi, First post on the forum but keen to get some advice. During Jan/Feb time we had

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Views: 81
elbowe
23/05/2019 08:55

New Roof Trouble
Hi Forum, I have a two bed maisonette with a hairdressers underneath an am having some tro

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Views: 90
Poindexter
22/05/2019 14:24

envirovent
does anyone have experience of using this companies products with reference to damp and mould pro

Replies: 2
Views: 69
PAUL 2K
17/05/2019 11:22

TV Aerial
I received this message from my tenants about the TV aerial.. ..... Iím just emailing a

Replies: 4
Views: 93
A14
14/05/2019 21:27

Gas safety check
Hi, The tenants in the house I am buying have their own cooker out of choice (the current owne

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A14
14/05/2019 21:17

leave or replace non opening window?
I have had a house for 4 years in which the front room window has no opening whatsoever. The pvc

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Views: 130
Maureen_539
09/05/2019 22:10

Garden Fence
My tenant has asked if they can restain the garden fence and showed me two choices of colour/make

Replies: 3
Views: 98
DPT
09/05/2019 09:16

Windows
I have a city centre based flat and my tenants are demanding that I replace the wooden framed win

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Views: 125
P Turner
07/05/2019 16:37

garden fence ownership
could you please tell me which side of the rear garden fence i am responsible for?

Replies: 5
Views: 93
Landlord Advice Team
07/05/2019 15:23

Carpet damage
Tenants for past two years have moth infestation causing carpet damage. They are holding me respo

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Views: 153
RAINBOWS
04/05/2019 19:36

Property Maintenence
New tenant starting Dec 18 has recently discovered carpet beetle infestation. The carpets and cur

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Views: 131
Harper
26/04/2019 09:58

unused fire place
Does an unused fireplace in a property need to be boarded up before tenancy. It is basically an

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Views: 106
Amar
25/04/2019 15:06

EPC
I would like to have an updated EPC assessment for my rented property - 58, Cranbrook Rd Bristol.

Replies: 4
Views: 122
Landlord Advice Team
25/04/2019 08:42

Improvement Notice served by Council - advice
I have a 1 bed property (cottage detached) which has been rented out and managed by a letting age

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Views: 101
Penny
24/04/2019 09:50

Gas Safety Certificate
Hello, Looking for some advice. I had a Gas Safety Check (and boiler service) taken out on

Replies: 1
Views: 86
elbowe
23/04/2019 09:50

SMOKE DETECTORS
Can you help please - we smoke detectors in properties need to be mains smoke detectors? M

Replies: 2
Views: 102
memberW
22/04/2019 12:28

Unrented period
What are the rule pf calculating the allowable expenses during unrented period?

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Views: 88
Maureen_539
20/04/2019 19:15

Vermin
Hi I have a property that had rats. I paid for a professional pest control company to come out

Replies: 5
Views: 100
elbowe
17/04/2019 16:08

Gas Safety Certificate
I heard from a landlord meeting that you can now have a tenant's gas safety inspection done B

Replies: 4
Views: 107
Landlord Advice Team
15/04/2019 11:45

Anyone know what a schedule of work is?
Our tennant has complained to the council about some thing's in our property (I'm sure it

Replies: 5
Views: 122
Steve136
08/04/2019 20:42

suzi
is it compulsory to have window restrictors on first floor window, the environment officer has be

Replies: 4
Views: 156
Harper
04/04/2019 07:17
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