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HCE Group at Landlord Investment Show, Manchester – 12th October 2017

06 October, 20170 Comments
Our Business Development Manager, Sam Evans, will be speaking at the Landlord Investment Show in Manchester on 12th October covering troublesome tenants. Rather than waiting weeks, maybe months in some areas for the County Court Bailiffs to evict tenants; private landlords are increasingly looking for alternatives, with High Court enforcement being a very popular option.
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Tenants beware! Fake landlord cons couple out of £1,200

25 September, 20170 Comments
A naive couple have been scammed out of £1,200 by a landlord impostor, who copied and pasted photos and details of a property from a Rightmove listing and published it on facebook. The Foster-Mitchells were keen to move out of their home in Plymouth earlier this year, and discovered a suitable property on a Facebook property
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Fridge and freezer safety advice for landlords from Which.co.uk

21 September, 20170 Comments
Consumer group Which? are calling on manufacturers to reject inadequate current safety standards and immediately stop making non-flame retardant plastic-backed fridges, freezers and fridge freezers. Following a recent review of cold appliance safety, Which? have written to manufacturers this week urging them to stop using these backings, as they could create a fire risk in people’s homes
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Free CPD webinar – eviction of residential tenants

20 September, 20170 Comments
This webinar takes place on Wednesday 15th November from 12:30 to 1:30pm. In this free CPD webinar we will cover the eviction of tenants from residential property by a High Court Enforcement Officer under a writ of possession. The webinar is designed for private landlords and solicitors working in this practice area. Secure your place here:
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Digital support from HMRC | Income from property for individuals

19 September, 20170 Comments
For new and prospective landlords, this live, interactive webinar explains the different types of income from property, allowable expenses and a landlord’s responsibilities to HMRC. Join from a computer, tablet or smartphone and use the on screen text box to ask questions. Th‌ur‌sd‌ay 5 Oc‌to‌be‌r – 1‌0a‌m to 1‌1a‌m     Mo‌nd‌ay 1‌6 Oc‌to‌be‌r – 2p‌m to
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Landlords Need Knot Fear Japanese Knotweed

19 September, 20170 Comments
One of the most pressing and demanding issues for any landlord is proper maintenance of their properties, so that tenants are satisfied, and they are in compliance with responsibilities and existing legislation. Keeping the inside in top shape is one thing, but garden areas present a particular problem, and especially when faced with the peculiar
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Could You Take The Leap from Renting to Buying?

18 September, 20170 Comments
There’s no doubt that taking the leap from renting a property to owning one outright is a huge step. However, it’s also a huge leap forward in the right direction and can be the catalyst that sets you up for years to come. However, renting is a lot different from owning as it comes with
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Homelessness – A thing of the past?

13 September, 20170 Comments
*OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE* North Somerset Council are now working in collaboration with local landlords on a brand new solution “The Ark Passport Scheme” to help more benefit assisted and low income tenants secure private rented accommodation. A shortage of affordable housing and the introduction of Universal credit*, which restricts the payments of rents direct to landlords,
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