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    Chasing rent arrears

    Hi

    I'm owed around £3k from an old tenant, and am thinking of taking him to court to recover the costs. Has anyone got any specific advice on how to proceed, or know of any easier alternatives?

    Thanks

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    Originally posted by Fat Debtor View Post
    Hi

    I'm owed around £3k from an old tenant, and am thinking of taking him to court to recover the costs. Has anyone got any specific advice on how to proceed, or know of any easier alternatives?

    Thanks
    I'm intrigued to know what kind of 'alternative' methods of getting your hands on £3k you have in mind!?
    'Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation fo the first link on one memorable day'. Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

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