Welcome to the official website of the Cornwall Residential Landlords Association!

Please scroll down to learn more about us and to find out about our latest news and upcoming events, or navigate the site via the drop-down menus at the top of the page. Subscribed CRLA members can log in to view restricted member-only resources via the form on the right side of every page.

We do not have a specific FAQ area on the website but members can log in to see the Information Pages for Landlords to find assistance.

B&Q Offer – Supercar Experience

April 1, 2015 By

B&Q are offering a Super Car  Experience for TradePoint Customers Offer closes Easter Monday

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MARCH 2013 NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

March 31, 2015 By

March 2015 Newsletter now available in Adobe Reader format

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NEW CRLA MEMBER BENEFIT

March 31, 2015 By

Taylor Maids of Cornwall will give CRLA members a 15% discount on their cleaning services costs. Members can find a list of the services provided together with a price list outlining the savings available on the Information Sheets for Landlords page in the

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Deregulation Act 2015

March 31, 2015 By

The Deregulation Bill has received Royal Assent and is now the Deregulation Act 2015. Amongst many other areas the Act covers tenancy deposit legislation and retaliatory eviction. A copy of the Act can be found at the bottom of the page

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FREE ENTRY FOR CRLA MEMBERS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY MARKETPLACE 2015, WESTPOINT EXETER

March 28, 2015 By

The CRLA have been given 30 free tickets to Renewable Energy Marketplace 2015 at Westpoint Exeter. We are pleased to inform you that we have secured 30 free exhibition entry tickets for members of the Cornwall Residential Landlords’ Association to

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DID YOU INSTALL A RENEWABLE HEATING SYSTEM BETWEEN 5 JULY 2009 AND 9 APRIL 2014?

March 20, 2015 By

If the answer to the above question is yes then you have until 8 April 2015 to apply for Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Payments under teh Legacy scheme. Applications are made using the online application form.  You need to collate the required documents and

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Cost of Postage Increasing on 30 March

March 19, 2015 By

The annual increase in postage is coming into effect on 30 March. Stamps 2014 2015   1st Class 62p 63p 2nd Class 53p 54p 1st Class Large Letter 93p – £2.38 95p – £2.42 depending on weight 2nd Class Large

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Budget 2015

March 19, 2015 By

John Savage has kindly agreed that we can share the overview he has provided of yesterday’s budget The British Property Federation has produced a summary of the issues affecting the property industry.  

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Government Response to Review of Property Conditions in the Private Rented Sector

March 17, 2015 By

This report is the government’s response to the discussion document that considers how best to tackle rogue landlords, without negatively impacting on good landlords. A separate document has been prepared giving local authorities guidance on improving the private rented sector

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BPF Election Manifesto

March 13, 2015 By

The British Property Federation have published their election manifesto. Key recommendations in the manifesto include: Commit to a fundamental review of business rates, introducing a fixed-multiplier, more frequent revaluations, and greater empty property rates relief; Reform the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) by

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LANDLORDS TO BE REQUIRED TO INSTALL WORKING SMOKE AND CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS FROM OCTOBER 2015

March 12, 2015 By

A member has contacted DCLG for further guidance as follows: Landlords will be required by law to install working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms (DCLG announcement) I represent several landlords and I was just wondering if someone could clarify a

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RENEWABLE ENERGY – DECC OFFICIAL TO HOST FREE EVENT AT EDEN PROJECT

March 11, 2015 By

Government official to host Free to attend Eden Project, Cornwall event, discussing renewable energy The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) would like to invite anyone interested in renewable energy to a free evening event in Eden Project, Cornwall.

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AMENDMENT TO CIVIL PROCEEDINGS FEES

March 10, 2015 By

Costs of proceedings for  recovery of a sum of money has increased as follows: Number and description of fee Amount of fee (or manner of calculation) 1 Starting proceedings (High Court and County Court) 1.1 On starting proceedings (including proceedings

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FEBRUARY 2015 NEWSLETTER

March 6, 2015 By

February 2015 Newsletter now available to download in Adobe Acrobat format

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THIRD RELEASE FROM GREEN DEAL HOME IMPROVEMENT FUND ANNOUNCED

March 5, 2015 By

From midday, Monday 16 March, the popular scheme will open to new applications for the new release of funding, with up to £5,600 available to households in England and Wales to help with the cost of installing certain energy saving

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CORNWALL COUNCIL ENFORCEMENT PLANS

February 25, 2015 By

We have been sent this document by a concerned member of the public with the comment: “Cornwall Council recently uploaded this to their website. Your members should be aware of the ramifications and the enforcement powers they are now claiming!”

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LANDLORDS MAKE SURE YOU DON’T BECOME LIABLE FOR WATER DEBTS RUN UP BY YOUR TENANTS

January 28, 2015 By

The long awaited website for notifying change of tenant details is now live. https://www.landlordtap.com/ Welsh Water Debt regulation which affects customers in Dee Valley Water or Welsh Water catchment areas came into effect on 1 January 2015.  If a landlord does

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JANUARY 2015 NEWSLETTER

January 27, 2015 By

January 2015 Newsletter now available in Adobe Reader format

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RLA ELECTION MANIFESTO

January 21, 2015 By

The Residential Landlords Association (no connection with the CRLA) have published their election manifesto.  MPs who attended the launch all seemed to find this positive (without committing their parties to anything) Key recommendations in the manifesto include: New measures to encourage

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TAX RETURN DEADLINE END OF JANUARY

January 12, 2015 By

If you complete your own tax return you may find the following of interest: The website you may have bookmarked from previous years has changed.  Click here to go to the new site.   If you need assistance there is

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