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    #31
    Thanks. Interesting.

    When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
    Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).

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      #32
      If landlords are genuinely concerned about this, what are they doing to mitigate against it?

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        #33
        Originally posted by boletus View Post
        If landlords are genuinely concerned about this, what are they doing to mitigate against it?
        Tenant selection: In my case I would not let to anyone with UK roots, and have not done so for some time. All of my tenants are foreign nationals with a clear temporary reason to be in the UK. Discriminating against locals is not racism I guess in the brave new world.

        Rate of rent: The highest possible in case later capped at current values (coupled with no-deposit)

        Retaining as much liquid capital as possible which means some selling up: When Corbyn has crashed the economy and fully destroyed the future of our youth I'll decide how best to spend.

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