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The year at my|deposits

Originally posted on my|deposits :
It’s been another busy and successful year for us at my|deposits so we thought we’d take a look back at the support we’ve provided for our member landlords and agents, along with some of our key achievements in 2012. We’ve had our challenges and we still need to do more but we…

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‘Twas The Rent Collection Before Christmas

Originally posted on A Practical Guide to Managing a House of Multiple Occupation:
The weather’s miserable, the odds for a white Christmas are as wide as Tom being sober for the next 48 hours and the Christmas Spirit has yet to touch the hearts of my tenants. This weekend I played a poor version of…

Landlord kills tenants over important stuff – like shoveling snow!

Originally posted on Eideard:
Derrick Thompson and Alivia Welch A 74-year-old US landlord has shot dead two teenage tenants after an argument about snow-shovelling, police say. James Pak walked into the couple’s flat attached to his house in Maine, and said he was going to shoot them before carrying out his threat, police said. He…

Golden rules for tenants & landlords

Originally posted on De La Porte Property Group:
What tenants and landlords can and can’t do Tenants The dynamic of the tenant / landlord relationship is often fraught with frustration but following these steps will help to ensure the tenant understands his rights as well as his obligations. Moreover, following this advice could prove particularly…