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The importance of using a reputable letting agent – by Bolton Letting Agent Westpine Property Lettings

The importance of using a reputable letting agent – by Bolton Letting Agent Westpine Property Lettings Being a landlord can be a risky business, with a range of legislation and regulations to adhere to – not to mention attracting the … Continue reading

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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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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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