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Landlords face fine over tenant deposits

Posted on 22/05/2015

Landlords with long-standing tenants who aren’t enrolled in deposit schemes by the summer could face penalties of £3,600. At present, the Government is running a 90-day amnesty for those who haven’t put deposits into an official scheme.

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Cleaning disputes are on the rise

Posted on 19/05/2015

A recent survey conducted by Imfuna Let, an inventory software firm, has revealed that letting agents and landlords are reporting a rise in the number of dirty properties they’re facing when tenants are moving out.

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