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Hi all, A big topic for you today - if dangerous cladding is found on a block of apartments, who pays to fix it? One of the properties I own is a flat in a block with 100+ leaseholders. I can't divulge too much information because it is an ongoing legal case, however we are currently pursuing several avenues of legal proceedings in order to determine whose responsibility it is to pay for the potential 7 figure cost of replacing all of the cladding on the building. Will it be the leaseholders, who are supposed to be responsible for maintenance and repair of
Hi guys, I am writing to inform all other fellow landlords or agents/tenants of my recent experience and great concern with the “10 Year guarantee” battery life within the FireAngel ST-622 model Smoke Alarm. As a landlord of multiple rental properties I had purchased 4 of the ‘10 Year Thermoptek Smoke Alarm’ models and installed them within my properties to keep my tenants safe and to abide by the current laws in-place. I was horrified to discover on a recent inspection at one of my rental properties that after only 11 months (purchased 17/11/2018), two of the FireAn
Own 3rd floor flat (top floor) in purpose built block of 17 flats There are front and rear doors at ground level (do these doors legally need to be fire doors?) There are two flights of stairs to levels 2 and 3 with doors leading to all flats on levels 2 and 3 respectively (do these doors legally need to be fire doors?) My flat (and all other flats) only escape routes are via their own front doors as no fire escape exist (do these flat doors legally need to be fire doors?)
Hi, I am looking at renting out a two bed property that is currently gutted. I am looking at new interior doors and wondered if it was a requirement to have fire doors or whether the cheap moulded hollow doors are fine? If not a requirement, is it worth paying out for the solid doors anyway? Thanks for any advice. Matt