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Paying twice

Rebecca Marsh
Link to The Property Ombudsman

A seller contacted The Property Ombudsman worried that they were at risk of incurring a dual fee. Rebecca Marsh unpicks the case.

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No sale, no fee – no way!

Rebecca Marsh
Link to The Property Ombudsman

According to The Property Ombudsman, Rebecca Marsh, the seller may well have found their own buyer, but the agent was still entitled to their fee – well most of it, anyway.

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No kidding?

Rebecca Marsh
Link to The Property Ombudsman feature

When a landlord’s request for an inspection wasn’t followed up, it really got his goat… Rebecca Marsh, The Property Ombudsman adjudicates on the case that ensued.

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Sourcing an apprentice

Chris Stoker-Jones
Link to apprenticeship advice

If you’re constantly lamenting how hard it is to find good staff, this is the answer – get an apprentice, says Chris Stoker-Jones, of Catch22.

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The case of the leaky loo

Rebecca Marsh
Link to The Property Ombudsman

When a water bill for £1500 landed on a tenant’s doormat, trouble began. The Property Ombudsman, Rebecca Marsh, adjudicates.

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When is an HMO not an HMO?

Katrine Sporle
Link to The Property Ombudsman

...when it hasn’t got a licence. The Property Ombudsman, Katrine Sporle, adjudicates on a case of inaccurate property description.

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