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SAFEty first: Gas Safety Week – by Bolton Letting Agent, Westpine Property Lettings

SAFEty first: Gas Safety Week – by Bolton Letting Agent, Westpine Property Lettings SAFEagent, Westpine Property Lettings & Management is urging all landlords and tenants to be gas safe and choose their letting agent wisely, during the third annual Gas … Continue reading

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Why a written tenancy agreement protects the Landlord – by Bolton Letting Agent, Westpine Property Lettings

In England and Wales there is not a legal requirement to produce a written tenancy agreement. It is possible to have a spoken arrangement between landlord and tenant. So as a landlord, which is the best course of action? Westpine … 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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