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[_] Wanted: 2 bed flat to rent

David Hodgkinson davehodg at gmail.com
Thu Jun 20 16:27:57 BST 2019

We took our place and then a cat moved in. The landlord was understanding.

> On 20 Jun 2019, at 15:52, Erik Wallace <erik.wallace at lewdewe.com> wrote:
> 
> When I was in a similar situation (and have a dog with me which doesn't go down well with landlords) I had two offers of accommodation by posting a wanted ad on myspareroom.co.uk.
> 
> 
> Kind Regards,
> Erik Wallace
> 
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> 
> On 20/06/2019 13:59, Steve Kirtley wrote:
> 
> Hey Matt,
> 
> As others have said it should be 2 months minimum notice... Shelter have a
> good advice line that might be able to help...
> 
> Try suggesting posting a house/flat wanted ad on Gumtree - they tend to get
> seen by landlords directly who are marketing themselves rather than agents
> who default to no pets/kids/anything that involves them doing any work
> beyond the standard tenancy terms.
> When I was looking to rent with a dog this opened up more options.
> 
> Letting agents are lazy in a high demand market and don't want the hassle
> of amending any terms or speaking to landlords if they can rent a place to
> someone else who just ticks the boxes. Even lazier still now that they
> can't charge tenants any fees as of this month I'd wager...
> 
> Steve
> 
> 
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