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Fire alarm
I own, and rent, all the 5 flats in a converted house. Is it a legal obligation for me to have a wor

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Hythe man
07/10/2015 12:11

White goods
I have a case of a Tenant who is causing me a headache I just wondered what everyone else would do.

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Hythe man
05/10/2015 09:42

Watermark
A watermark from a previous leak keeps showing through the emulsion on a ceiling. The leak is sorted

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Hythe man
29/09/2015 09:11

Gas bonding
National Grid have come and replaced the gas meter in a rental property, putting it outside the prop

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BBOS
24/09/2015 13:19

smoke alarms
Is it necessary to provide mains smoke alarms now in a rental property or are battery ones still acc

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babsy5
24/09/2015 09:40

Old smoke alarm checks are they still valid
I have on my newer inventories that smoke alarms have been checked on that date [which may be before

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CCRacer
21/09/2015 17:07

epcs
Hi i have been trying to update all properties and increase epc ratings. However, i have one propert

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Member
21/09/2015 14:04

HOUSING ENFORCEMENT TRICKS - TENANT SECTION 21 PROCEDURE
RLA OFFICE or other Landlords. Can you explain to me if poss what is the difference between an

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kev
21/09/2015 08:16

Large scale damage.
Hi, I've recently evicted 2 problem tenants who have caused considerable damage to my prope

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Member 1
17/09/2015 16:02

cracked wash basin
We inherited a BC Sanitan hand basin in a vanity unit which has a small superficial crack in the bow

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Hythe man
14/09/2015 09:11

New fire alarm regulations
Hi Can you enlighten me as to the new fire alarm regulations I believe are coming into force in

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LizandAlan
12/09/2015 21:47

satellite dish and trees
New tenant complaining trees (ours) are blocking her satellite signal and wants us to cut them back.

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Harper
11/09/2015 18:56

liability for repairs
If there is a disagreement between the freeholder of a block of flats and one of the flat owners abo

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Member 1
11/09/2015 17:58

Tenant moving out
Good afternoon, I have a tenant that has been in a property for 4 years she is moving out now

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theartfullodger_626
11/09/2015 13:26

New CO2 and Smoke Alarm Legislation
What is the new correct legislation for CO2 and smoke alarms for landlords, Agents and Tenants from

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Views: 735
MazT
09/09/2015 15:37

smoke alarms
A friend has told me that my rented property must be fitted upstairs & down with inter-connected det

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ZTA
02/09/2015 12:16

Portable elctrical appliance tests
I have agreed renewal with my tenants after a 6 months tenancy to extend for a year. The new electri

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Buzz
01/09/2015 12:03

tenant is getting their own damp surveyer in
I have tenants who are almost refusing to have a company of my choice do work to stop condensation.

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rlamanchester
01/09/2015 08:14

Temporary accommodation whilst flat is renovated
Dear RLA, We would like to completely renovate the flat of one of one of our Assured (not AST)tenant

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Landlord Advice Team
26/08/2015 13:07

wasps nest
Could anyone advise as to whether or not I am responsible for the removal of a wasp nest?

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Views: 580
Harper
25/08/2015 08:10

New boiler issue
Hi everyone. My tenant has been fussy about her bills for gas and the temperature of the hot water s

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ZTA
24/08/2015 15:26

Who's safety responsibility?
Hi again! Please help! When creating the tenancy agreement for my flat last year, I was c

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ROE
20/08/2015 22:31

SMOKE ALARMS LAW ON CONVERTED HOUSE COSTING £1000's!!
What is the "law" on wired smoke alarms? I have four battery operated smoke alarms, two in hallway,

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kev
20/08/2015 17:56

Assured Tenant - Improvement Works
Dear Sirs We own a property occupied by an elderly gentleman which needs to be significan

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Trans Am
20/08/2015 14:33

Maintenance responsibilities
Hi! My tenants are being very picky after I requested a rent increase (which they have re

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kev
20/08/2015 00:10

Damage to bathroom caused by tenant
We have a two bedroom flat shared by two tenants. One female tenant has an en-suite bedroom, while t

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Mel Rose
19/08/2015 13:10

Handyman
Anyone know of a good all round reasonably priced maintenance/handyman that they would recommend for

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john_541
16/08/2015 07:48

Solar Panels
I am looking to put solar panels on a property I rent out and pay the electric bill, whilst the tena

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Landlord Advice Team
05/08/2015 16:14

Gas certificate
Hi there my tenant has had over 1 week to arrange my gas engineer to go over and give them a new gas

Replies: 1
Views: 666
Landlord Advice Team
05/08/2015 12:20

fire compartmentation issues in residential block
FIRE COMPARTMENTATION ISSUES OF RIDERS IN APARTMENT BLOCK Just received notification from

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jennieb50
05/08/2015 11:24

Cigarette butts in the front and back garden
Good afternoon, I am hoping there is advice how to broach the subject of the tenant removing the hun

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Views: 823
Hythe man
04/08/2015 09:14

Electrical Test
Hi Can anyone recommend someone in the warrington area that can carry out electrical test inclu

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Views: 737
Home
03/08/2015 20:43

Bathroom damage may not be met by deposit?
Tenant moved into property (2 bed flat - sharing with another person, though each has own bathroom)

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Silverfox
29/07/2015 13:56

Electric sockets
Is it legal to rent a property with electric sockets set in the skirting board rather than the wall

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Views: 629
Home
28/07/2015 22:00

Legionella assessment
Hi, I've just come across the requirement for all landlords to have a Legionella Risk Asses

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Castle Man
27/07/2015 14:53

Short survey on EPCs, share your views!
I am a current landlord writing a research paper on EPCs, their effectiveness and future enforcement

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Views: 499
Nicholas
24/07/2015 13:07

Problem with Freeholder
Since September 2014 I have had an issue with the supply of mains water to one of the flats I rent o

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Views: 658
Landlord Advice Team
16/07/2015 16:28

Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Hello, I understand that from October 2015, all shared houses and flats will need to have

Replies: 4
Views: 580
Ray D
15/07/2015 14:11

Damp specialist
Hi can anyone recommend a reliable damp company who wont rip me off. ive rang a couple an

Replies: 14
Views: 776
Muncho
04/07/2015 18:14

Gas safety check when faulty cooker owned by tenant
Hi, I recently acquired a building with a regulated tenant. I have arranged a gas safety

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Views: 693
Harper
03/07/2015 11:24

Section 215
I have been sent5 a letter saying that I will be served with a section 215 notice by Pendle BC. This

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Views: 752
Harper
29/06/2015 17:19
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