Landlords, lettings and deposits – expert advice from Hamilton Fraser

Paul Shamplina, the renowned buy-to-let expert, is joining forces with industry specialist Hamilton Fraser for a series of monthly podcasts with practical tips for landlords and letting agents on how to better manage the renting process. Hamilton Fraser have over 20 years’ experience and are behind some of the private rented sector’s most well-known brands including the tenancy deposit protection scheme mydeposits, the Property Redress Scheme and Client Money Protect.
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Landlords, lettings and deposits – expert advice from Hamilton Fraser


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Oct 19, 2016

Paul Shamplina, Brand Ambassador for Hamilton Fraser and Sean Hooker, Head of Redress for the Property Redress Scheme talk about what landlords and letting agents need to know about dealing with bad tenants, including:

  • The actions a landlord can take in order to prevent a bad tenant
  • The issues that can arise from a bad tenant and the reasons why it is important to take steps before choosing your tenant
  • The importance of thoroughly referencing and carrying out a risk assessment
  • The reasons why right-to-rent checks are important in preventing a bad tenant
  • Why landlords may decide to evict a tenant and the importance of protecting deposits
  • The difference between a section 8 and a section 21 and how to seek legal advice depending on the circumstances
  • The steps a landlord can take if they are owed rent arrears

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