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When Agents Don’t Act in Their Clients’ Interests…

17 October, 20160 Comments
True Landlord Story: I had the Beckenham / Bromley Kent office of Edward Ashdale Estate Agents represent me from October 31, 2014 till September 30, 2016 while I rented my suite in Beckenham, Kent while working abroad. I’m still working abroad now and will return to London later this year. The agent promptly found and
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How disturbing is it that tenants can run up debt, refuse to pay or surrender property and CCJ’s might not show on their credit check?

09 June, 20161 Comments
A new landlord member has recently shared their story with us regarding a rogue tenant they’ve uploaded onto the database, that we’d now like to share with you here: Alert Reference: NATIONAL/NALB/08062016 Rent Default: £6300 – Property Damage: Unknown ‘After finding the tenant through Gumtree, we carried out a basic tenant check through the NLA and obtained
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A Landlords Horror Story

06 June, 20160 Comments
Have a read of this latest forum post, that one of our newest members has shared with the Tenant Referencing UK forum: I just wanted to thank Paul Routledge for the valuable advice he gave me last Friday afternoon. After months and months of harassment, police visits, umpteen smashed windows, other tenants threatening to leave, vile syringes found in the
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Tenant tries to frame Landlord for Car Accident!

16 May, 20161 Comments
A Tenant Referencing UK landlord member has recently shared their story with us regarding a rogue tenant they’ve uploaded onto the database, that we’d now like to share with you here:  ‘A tenant has just tried to ‘frame’ me and I thought about Paul who I know was stabbed by a tenant.   I’m currently suing
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Rogue Tenants with Porsche tried to run me over when I confronted them!

13 May, 20160 Comments
UPDATE > The Alert Directory is now decommissioned as the data is a duplicate of the date contained within our Tenant History Reports > Click here for full details. (link) The landlord who uploaded one of last months Tenant Alerts has recently shared their story with us, that we’d now like to share with you here: ‘This
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67% of the UK’s private rented stock are up to standard

15 April, 20140 Comments
The Chartered Institute of Housing’s UK Housing Review 2014 has revealed that 33% of the UK’s private rented homes would have failed the Government’s Decent Homes Standard in 2012. 15% of social rented homes also failed to meet the standard in 2012, down from 29% in 2006. Many property news websites have reported on this
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Infested with fleas and garbage [PICTURES INCLUDED] #TerrifyingTenantTales

31 October, 20130 Comments
Tenant Alert References : L/TM/141013 & L/BE/141013 I had two lots of great tenants, one awful agent who ran off with deposits and rent, one good agent (Fairfield Estates) and two very self-centered tenants. I respect my agent for always seeing both sides of the coin, but even they were surprised when these tenants turned
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666; the number of the beast! [LRS HALLOWEEN EXCLUSIVE] #TerrifyingTenantTales

31 October, 20130 Comments
“Once a conman, always a conman…” Tenant Alert Reference : NATIONAL/RS/241013 This is a tale about one of my tenants who has truly lived up to his DOB; 06/06/1966 !!! In the past he conned 4 women into giving him wads of cash with his sob stories and did 30 months of prison time when
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