Advertising Hoardings on Rented Houses

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Advertising Hoardings on Rented Houses

    I'm just looking at a property which usually has an advertising hoarding on it, but doesn't at present. We're talking an end terrace on a main-ish road into a town which has had a 48 sheet hoarding on it for years and years and years.

    I'd be grateful for comments on these points.

    How do these contracts for hoardings normally work? Are they that the owner is paid a rental by an advertising company, which lasts for n years, and needs planning permission, or are fees only paid when an advert is there?

    Are rents depressed for properties with a hoarding?

    How much of the headline rate would normally go back to the poster site owner?

    Is it possible to get caught in that the previous owner gets the money, and there is no continuing income?

    It looks like a nice little bonus which would more than cover any rent reduction if you can swing it, but clearly I need to talk to the LA re: planning history, likelihood of future planning permissions for adverts etc.

    Thanks

    ML
    Refer Mad Regulators to Arkell vs Pressdram.

  • #2
    I had a company approach me to put a sign outside my shop on the pavement I owned, not quite the same thing, but they dealt with planning permission and so on, they paid on the nose as long as it was there and restored the pavement when the contract finished. Easy money.
    I offer no guarantee that anything I say is correct. wysiwyg

    Comment

    Latest Activity

    Collapse

    • Tenant Issues - New Landlord Requesting Advice
      TWMLandlord
      For the past year I have let my family home (work commitments meant I've had to live elsewhere), using a fully managed service provided by a local letting agent. I let the property on the understanding that it was a single tenant with her young son and no pets (although I advertised the property as...
      19-08-2017, 16:01 PM
    • Reply to Tenant Issues - New Landlord Requesting Advice
      Darth Wookie
      Not entirely. A landlord is responsible to their tenants, but a tenant is responsible for any visitors or occupants they may have during their tenancy.
      Is it really possible to dictate to a person who they should, or should not, have in the privacy of their own home. Can we, as a society, really...
      21-08-2017, 10:15 AM
    • Mice in the flat - what to do?
      JP23
      We have had mice for a while now. There's only one or two that we see (we're not overrun) but still, they've left urine stains in our cupboard and behind the skirting it's ridiculously filthy and soiled.

      Are we legally able to pay for a cleaner then subtract it from our rent next month...
      26-07-2017, 06:02 AM
    • Reply to Mice in the flat - what to do?
      HantsAgent
      Great, but you've entirely missed the point I was making.

      If someone walked across my front garden and allowed their dog to take a massive dump I'd have more than reasonable grounds to hold them responsible for cleaning it up.

      But if they refused or claimed that it wasn't down...
      21-08-2017, 10:01 AM
    • NTQ during fixed term?
      vpltd
      Hi,
      Can a LL issue a valid NTQ during the six-month fixed term of an AST agreement?
      (A residential let in England.)
      VPL.
      11-08-2017, 14:53 PM
    • Reply to NTQ during fixed term?
      jpkeates
      Notice to quit is pretty well defined, "surrender" is not, so while that list looks complete, it is in fact not.

      For a tenant to surrender a tenancy, there should be an offer of surrender and the landlord has to accept that offer.

      If s21 notice is served and a tenant...
      21-08-2017, 09:50 AM
    • End of student tenancy
      mkgirl
      Hi

      my Daughter shared a house last year with 4 strangers as she didn't get in to halls. It's been a bit of a nightmare as the 2 lads were very disrespectful with regards to cleanliness, having people over and paying towards bills. She came home a lot and i may came home for the summer as...
      20-08-2017, 17:29 PM
    • Reply to End of student tenancy
      jpkeates
      There's only (legally) one tenant in a joint tenancy ("who" is made up of the five occupants all of whom are liable for all of the obligations of the tenant), so yes, the badly maintaining students will be subsidised by the better behaved students.

      The "Lead Tenant"...
      21-08-2017, 09:17 AM
    • Tenants reporting damp issues in flat
      james99
      Hi,

      I rent out a modern / purpose built ground floor flat which I've owned for c15 years and lived in it myself up until the last few years when I have rented it out. Never had any issues with damp when I was living there or with past tenants, however, the current tenants have reported...
      16-08-2017, 16:53 PM
    • Reply to Tenants reporting damp issues in flat
      leaseholder64
      Most head leases for flats forbid drying within the grounds but outside the flat, so requiring drying outside the property means an extended dry in the laundrette, so you if you want to impose such a rule, you should probably ban washing machines as well.

      (Where I live, a common breach...
      21-08-2017, 09:16 AM
    Working...
    X