Over half of tenants have funded own repairs
A recent report claims that the majority of tenants have had to fund their own repairs due to a poor or no response from their landlord. According to the study 55% of tenants spent up to £50 to deal with a maintenance issue and half of all tenants would like their landlord to respond to issues more promptly. The same report revealed that only a third of tenants would rather deal with a landlord rather than a letting agent and a sixth of tenants have had previous experience of a bad landlord.
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