March 2020


In this two minute read, we look at how Landlords in Craigavon, Lurgan & Portadown can successfully tackle the challenges presented by the Coronavirus Keep the lines of communication openHopefully, you already have a good relationship with your tenant.  If you don’t now’s the time to start.  Get in touch with them and send the latest Government advice and the NHS stay at home advice, and ask them to let you  know if they start displaying symptoms / have to self-isolate.  That way you can make sure they have support / assistance in place.Be flexibleWith some businesses asking staff to take leave without pay, and others shutting down altogether, incomes are set to take a hit.  This means some tenants will fall into rent arrears.  If your tenant is struggling, don’t act in haste.  If they have no previous history of arrears, it may be worthwhile coming to an alternative arrangement.  The Government…