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Whose Responsiblity?
Whose responsiblity is it to refix a bannister which has come away. The tenant has been in the pr

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20/11/2018 07:53

Neighbour's TV aerial
A tenant's neighbour's TV aerial is overhanging our roof, banging when it is windy. Tenan

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Landlord Advice Team
19/11/2018 16:48

H Johnson
How far am I responsible for mould in bedroom not caused by leaking roof pipe etc?

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Landlord Advice Team
19/11/2018 13:47

Bed bug
My property is only just over a year old, new build flat. Furniture was provided as new from Ikea

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Landlord Advice Team
14/11/2018 12:59

Replacing defective windows
My wife and I own a leasehold property in East London. The freehold is held by Clarion Hoising Gr

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Landlord Advice Team
14/11/2018 10:28

Air Conditioning Service
Good morning, I have taken on a property which has air conditioning. Is there legislation aside

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14/11/2018 10:21

kitchen base unit back panel bowed out
I have a new tenant who has complained about the fact that one kitchen base unit has the hardboar

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nicest landlord
13/11/2018 15:37

Mould - caused by condensation or not ?
Hi , I have a very long standing tenant in a room ( not ensuite ) in an HMO who tells me that sh

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Old Timer
11/11/2018 11:36

Traders and contractors
Hi, I would like to know how you find good traders/contractors, in London area, or anywher

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10/11/2018 10:41

Problem with a neighbour who is smashing down the dividing wall/fence.
Hi I have a problem with a neighbour who is smashing down the dividing wall/fence. Our pro

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07/11/2018 12:46

5 yearly domestic electrical installation check
Hi all, Last month I booked and paid for at £295 an electrician to carry out the 5 y

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07/11/2018 11:43

Condensation/water build up between window pane
Hi there, The double glazing installed on one of the rooms on a rented property seems to h

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03/11/2018 12:26

rat or rats in a house
A tenant how has not even been in the house for six months has a rat or rats in the house. they h

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29/10/2018 17:04

New tenants
Tenants moved in a week ago, after two days they complained curtain pole fittings had come loose.

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28/10/2018 21:53

Maintenance issue
Good morning Our letting agent has just completed a mid term inspection report on a rented

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26/10/2018 13:47

SUGGESTION for a new sticky re Condensation
Seems that 'how to deal with condensation' comes up very regularly, not just in the colde

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24/10/2018 16:54

condensation problems
I have a tenant that moved in to one of our houses that we bought back in June. He is rece

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Chris Bingham
23/10/2018 20:17

Have you successfully got rid of carpet beetles before?
I have seen evidence of carpet beetle in my flat and wondered if any other landlords had direct e

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17/10/2018 16:49

tarmac contractor Manchester
I have promised a lovely tenant with 2 partially sighted children that I will get the dodgy tarma

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nicest landlord
17/10/2018 15:33

Kerosene Fumes caused by pipe leak
A friend of mine rents a rural property which has oil fired cooking and heating system (Kerosene

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16/10/2018 22:36

Damage to property
Hi, my tenant has contacted me to say she was cleaning the radiator and it has come off the wall

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15/10/2018 23:52

Damage to property
Hi, my tenant has contacted me to say she was cleaning the radiator and it has come off the wall

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Landlord Advice Team
15/10/2018 10:33

Basement damp problem
I am the freeholder of a Victorian house which was converted in the 1980s into 5 flats. The base

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Landlord Advice Team
12/10/2018 14:58

Initially this card gave some discount on some items but this has been zero on recent visits. (Pe

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11/10/2018 19:25

FD30 Fire Doors in a HMO property..Can we paint them with water based paint?
Dear Sir, I have installed FD30 Firedoors in a HMO rented property. Its Brown colour. My ten

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10/10/2018 21:37

Supporting wall replacement - didn't get permission for work
I bought an ex-local authority maisonette this summer. The property is leasehold and is located o

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08/10/2018 14:37

Maintenance management software
Hi, does anyone know of any alternative to Fixflo maintenance management software where tenants c

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08/10/2018 14:20

Dumping by Tenant
I have a protected tenant (pre-April 1989) who has over recent years being dumping large amounts

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08/10/2018 11:42

Can I remove a tree?
I would like to remove a small/med sized tree from beside my property - it's a bit too close

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07/10/2018 17:38

Metal consumer units
I rent a terraced house through a local Letting Agent. The current tenant is leaving and a new te

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07/10/2018 10:49

Portable Appliance Testing
My letting agent asked me to arrange portable appliance testing. I asked an electrician to do it

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Hey Ho
01/10/2018 21:59

New build property with brand new boiler... Gas Safety Certificates
Hi, we've completed on a house sale with brand new boiler. In the moving pack it has Gas boil

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01/10/2018 17:39

Is this landlords responsibility
Hi, My tenant is asking for a broken toilet handle and seat to be repaired/replaced. Is this

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27/09/2018 22:47

Tenant Dismay - Smart Meter Letter
Hi there My tenant emailed me in distress about a letter requesting access to change the gas

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26/09/2018 20:03

damp work room at a time?
I have a 2 bed terraced house with minor damp problems. In 2 areas there is fuzzy plasterwork ab

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nicest landlord
26/09/2018 09:10

Damage liability
Iíve instructed a workman to carry out repairs / maintenance in a property that Iím renting out a

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25/09/2018 08:28

The landlord wants to replace the extractor fan in the bathroom . Does it have to be a qualified

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24/09/2018 18:21

Whos responsible for cleaning blocked gutters
Whos responsible for cleaning blocked gutters? Landlord or Tenant ?

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Chris Bingham
22/09/2018 15:38

move thermostat?
A tenant has complained that the heating thermostat does not work properly because it is sighted

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nicest landlord
19/09/2018 14:02

Insurance, just take it or DPS dispute.
Hi fellow landlords, Just wondering if anyone has been through anything like this and may

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19/09/2018 13:24
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