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Regulated Tenancy
Hi we have a regulated tenancy, which we believe have been a tenant since 1968, could you tell me

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Landlord Advice Team
05/03/2019 11:04

Required Certificates
I’m about to have an annual GasSafe checks undertaken along with boiler service. In additi

Replies: 5
Views: 211
LLO
04/03/2019 10:33

Section 8 Notice
Hello, I would like to ask opinion regarding section 8 Notice and eviction. My tena

Replies: 3
Views: 174
Miss.Landlady
28/02/2019 17:47

GARDEN
hi, when i bought house it had decking down in garden. Tenant said it was crumbling so I had it r

Replies: 8
Views: 198
elbowe
28/02/2019 10:42

First Floor window Regulations
Hi, We have a tenant who has recently moved into a property. The windows were present in t

Replies: 6
Views: 209
DPT
27/02/2019 08:53

Expenses
I am a landlord. My husband is helping me to manage properties including repairs and maintanence.

Replies: 12
Views: 265
Maureen_539
27/02/2019 01:38

Maggots in property after tenancy started
Who is responsible if the tenant has reported maggots being present after the tenancy has started

Replies: 5
Views: 206
Landlord Advice Team
25/02/2019 10:20

Advice on damp problem
We have a persistent damp problem in one of our houses resulting in mould growth together with co

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Views: 228
Landlord Advice Team
25/02/2019 09:43

Fire Alarms & Carbon Monoxide Alarms
Hello i have a problem with a tenant who besides other things is claiming i haven't installed

Replies: 13
Views: 242
Dwalsh
24/02/2019 18:27

Recommendation, please, for landlord boiler maintenance/insurance
Hallo, I'm seeking a maintenance contract for my boilers/heating system. I have found D&G ra

Replies: 3
Views: 188
nicest landlord
20/02/2019 13:44

Down lighting
I have a property I look after for a landlord that on inspection the down lighters in the kitchen

Replies: 2
Views: 198
Landlord Advice Team
18/02/2019 14:19

Condensation
A couple of my properties suffer from condensation. Tenants do not use the extractor fans and Deh

Replies: 10
Views: 253
HSK
13/02/2019 16:34

washing machine broken down (again)
Hi, My tenant is reporting problems with the handle of the washing machine not releasing t

Replies: 7
Views: 222
Harper
12/02/2019 10:28

Garage
My LHA tenant of 6 months has complained that the garage roof is leaking and the things she is st

Replies: 8
Views: 230
FrancesB
09/02/2019 18:30

Maintenance 3 Phase Upgrade
Developers didn't upgrade electricity from single phase to three phase when converting flats.

Replies: 2
Views: 172
Michelle 68
07/02/2019 11:04

Should the tenant contribute to the cost of removing mould from the property?
Hi there, We have a problem of mould in one of my properties. The property was repainted, with

Replies: 3
Views: 250
Landlord Advice Team
04/02/2019 09:26

EICR test
I have a new letting agent who is asking for the above test. Is this a legal requirement?

Replies: 6
Views: 251
Oasis
04/02/2019 08:06

Redress for Damage costs against Tenant and/or agency for failure to comply with obligations?
I have a problem at a property where the tenant has been in for some years. The property is manag

Replies: 6
Views: 286
Maureen_539
03/02/2019 22:48

Soaring service charges
We have several flats in various parts of the UK. Over the last year some of the service charges

Replies: 2
Views: 174
elbowe
24/01/2019 12:20

Finnkiy Tenant
Hi All I rent a house share where there are 4 tenants , 3 of them have never given me issu

Replies: 2
Views: 239
Gok
22/01/2019 12:59

Reduction of rent due to damp
We had damp in one bedroom that went unreported for a while but was ‘cured’ by a builder and a ro

Replies: 19
Views: 261
DPT
18/01/2019 09:25

Neighbour's blocked drain
There is a seriously blocked drain causing problems with a row of 5 terraced houses. These are a

Replies: 5
Views: 207
fenno
17/01/2019 16:01

Flooding
The garden of my tenanted property floods very badly if it rains heavily. Behind the back fence i

Replies: 6
Views: 207
elbowe
16/01/2019 18:47

leak below kitchen floor
I seem to have a leak below the kitchen floor (the water pressure in the boiler keeps falling). T

Replies: 7
Views: 225
elbowe
15/01/2019 18:15

Grants for upgrading storage heaters to modern ones
I have a property that is currently tenanted to tenants on benefits, the council "child and f

Replies: 12
Views: 259
Landlord Advice Team
14/01/2019 14:38

Gas Evacuation
Hi... Unfortunately, the police carried out an emergency gas evacuation from a gas leak next door

Replies: 4
Views: 197
Landlord Advice Team
10/01/2019 14:01

landlord home cover recommendation
Hi would be grateful if anyone can suggest a good landlord home care cover they have used. I am c

Replies: 2
Views: 294
Kistar
07/01/2019 18:28

CO2 Alarms
I elieve that the law on carbon monoxide detectors are that r they are fittedmin rooms where a s

Replies: 3
Views: 252
Ant
29/12/2018 10:21

leaking pipes bathroom
Leak around base of WC - approached Insurance compnay made claim as house is now 300 mi

Replies: 1
Views: 210
elbowe
28/12/2018 11:25

Testing water temperature
As part of the RLA Legionella Risk Assessment it is necessary to ascertain that the water tempera

Replies: 6
Views: 300
LetsDelight
27/12/2018 23:55

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

Replies: 12
Views: 430
elbowe
22/12/2018 10:19

Tenant might need to move while repair work done
I have had a leak in the shower which has been fixed. As it is a long term leak which has just co

Replies: 7
Views: 255
Janee
21/12/2018 17:12

Ceiling / Wall Cracks
I have a tenanted property where there are cracks appearing (about 2-3mm) where the ceiling joins

Replies: 18
Views: 254
Beachgirl
16/12/2018 13:05

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

Replies: 24
Views: 419
elbowe
14/12/2018 14:42

Arrangements while shower out of action
Hi, As a result of a tricky bathroom leak, it looks like the only shower (no bath) in my 4 per

Replies: 5
Views: 255
Harper
05/12/2018 18:26

Repairs to communal areas but no management company
I own and rent out one of four maisonettes which share a communal paved area which includes a fli

Replies: 4
Views: 256
Julie
03/12/2018 11:50

Broken Bolier
The boiler had broken at our rental property and needs replacing which can't be done until ne

Replies: 2
Views: 285
Landlord Advice Team
03/12/2018 10:14

Broken Bolier
The boiler had broken at our rental property and needs replacing which can't be done until ne

Replies: 2
Views: 277
Landlord Advice Team
03/12/2018 10:02

White Goods
Hi, Am I legally required to provide white goods for my tenant? If I am, am I legally responsible

Replies: 8
Views: 307
Landlord Advice Team
03/12/2018 09:45

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

Replies: 7
Views: 319
Borislucy
26/11/2018 20:30

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

Replies: 4
Views: 268
ali007
22/11/2018 19:33
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