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    Hi a friend of mine says I 'need' to put a telephone line in my property before I let it out??
    I can't find anything to say that I legally HAVE to do this anywhere.
    anyone shed any light on this for me please??
    Ambition is Critical

    I don't profess to be a knowledge in all areas, my advice is based on life experience.

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    There is no legal requirement and as so many use their mobiles for much of their communication needs these days, a line is less necessary than it was. However, some potential tenants may need one for broadband connection, thus you may decide it prudent to pay the one-off installation fee should a potential tenant request a line.

    P.P.
    Any information given in this post is based on my personal experience as a landlord, what I have learned from this and other boards and elsewhere. It is not to be relied on. Definitive advice is only available from a Solicitor or other appropriately qualified person.

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