Renters may be getting access to ‘Rogue’ Landlord Database

A database of rogue landlords may be opened up to prospective tenants under new government plans. The Rogue Landlords Database was launched in 2018 and only has ten names on it so far. It includes those who have been banned for failing to make a property habitable, or have been convicted of serious offences. At […]
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Furniture and Fire Regulations – Are your tenant’s safe?

It’s not only gas and electrical appliances that must be maintained and kept safe for your tenants; there are also regulations on the types of furniture and furnishings that you are allowed to supply in a rented property.       The Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988 The laws protecting fire and furniture […]
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Rosehill Athletics and Royal Marsden Update

If you didn’t know already, Patricia Shepherd Lettings & Management proudly sponsor a local football team Rosehill Athletic. They had their final game of the season on Sunday which they won and have now been promoted from first division to premier division and should hopefully go up as champions dependent on goal difference.  Well done […]
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Piles of chocolate, a new patmobile & Digging out old photos – The Weekly

Most of our current tenants & landlords will already know that we are reaching out and appealing for Easter Eggs to donate to the children and young adults who are sadly patients at the Royal Marsden Cancer Hospital here in Sutton. With the platform that we have, being able to communicate with so many local […]
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Is your property ‘Fit for Human Habitation?’

As of 20 March 2019 Landlords must ensure that their home is Fit for Human Habitation. Landlords are required to make sure that their property is free of hazards which are so serious that the home is not reasonably suitable for occupation in that condition. Most landlords take their responsibility seriously and do this already. […]
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