Category Archives: May 2013

New Tenant Vetting Laws

Private landlords will soon be required to vet their tenants under new immigration laws announced in the Queen’s Speech. They will be legally responsible for checking the immigration status of all of their potential tenants. Fines to be introduced are … Continue reading

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Detail, detail, detail….Rental property inventories

As the legal landscape for landlords has changed so much over the course of the past couple of decades, the importance of constructing an inventory has never been greater. Prior to the introduction of greater protection for tenants, the power … Continue reading

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Court Ruling on Dangerous Rental Property

A landlord whose property was ruled to be in a poor and dangerous condition has been ordered to pay £2,745 by courts, according to Barnet Council. Mr Tomlinson pleaded guilty in front of a Magistrate Court after failing to comply … Continue reading

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