England Landlord Guidance

Entry and Refusal

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Re-Attending to Carry out Works

Re-Attending to Carry out Works

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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Product Code: LT026 It is a legal requirement to carry out a gas safety inspection and produce a record ...
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Gas Safety Inspection Unable to Gain Entry 2

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Questions and Answers (for this topic and country)

Gas Safety Certificate/Meter not working

My Gas Safety Certificate for the flat I let needed to be renewed in August but because the gas meter was broken (which I hadn't been made aware of) they wouldn't pass it. I was informed that ...

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 ...

inspection letter

Your letter template states that LL can use the key to enter if they are not there, can you do this and actually enter?

Section 8 and Section 21

Hello - I served a section 21 notice a month ago and all seems in order except the gas certificate isn't up to date since the tenant isn't giving us acess to the property. (more…)

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…)

compensation for damage

My two tenants have left, leaving their keys. One gave me an email a few weeks before he left, stating the date he is leaving, and the time of 23.59. Although he was only renting a room, not a ...

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