England Landlord Guidance

Entry and Refusal

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Re-Attending to Carry out Works

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Product Code: LT023 Works may be required on a property and arrangements made with the tenant for access. ...
Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 1

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Questions and Answers (for this topic and country)

Notice from council

I've served a section 21 to my tenant. She's not allowing maintenence works to be done nor a gas safety check and has turned contractors away on 3 occasions. (more…)

Tenants Change the locks?

Can our tenants legally change the entry locks without our permission? Can they withhold a key if they do change the locks? (more…)

Difficult tenants

I have some difficulty with my tenants who don't bother communicating with me. Recently they at a main water pipe leak and I asked if I can come round to see it and they refused. I haven't ...

Sub Letting / Visiting Family

We have a property that is 3 weeks into its AST. It has become apparent that there are 7 adults staying at the property that was only let to two. (more…)

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