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.

CONTACT WITH CRLA BY EMAIL

February 6, 2016 By

Apologies to anyone trying to contact by email. info@ruthclarke.com email is facing a few issues.  Please resend any email where you are awaiting a reply to either ruthclarkemail@aol.com or use the website contact form. Hopefully normal service will resume next week.

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NEW DOCUMENTATION TO BE USED FOR TENANCIES STARTING TODAY

February 1, 2016 By

The government’s How To Rent Booklet has been revised with a new version now available. Please do not use any older versions you may have in your possession.

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10% DISCOUNT ON INVENTORIES FOR CRLA MEMBERS

January 28, 2016 By

Westcountry Inventories are offering CRLA members 10% discount on their services.  Contact details can be found in the Trade Directory on this website.

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RIGHT TO RENT CHECKS – HAVE YOU STARTED?

January 25, 2016 By

This affects all tenancies starting from 1 February 2016. Checks must be carried out on all adults occupying the property – even if not named on the tenancy agreement.  Remember even British people need to be checked. Look at Ben

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NEW MEMBER BENEFIT – TRAGO2BUSINESS

December 11, 2015 By

Trago2Business have offered the CRLA an account giving 15% discounts.  Members just have to contact Trago2Business quoting their CRLA membership number, name, contact postal address, phone and email to request a card.  Trago will double check with me to ensure that

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INTERIM ELECTRICAL CHECKS

November 23, 2015 By

Landlord Interim Electrical Checklist prepared by the charity Electrical Safety First can now be found in the Members Area under Information Sheets for Landlords

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Roll Out Date for Right To Rent Checks For ALL of England Announced

October 21, 2015 By

The Government have announced 1 February 2016 as the date Right To Rent Checks will come into force for ALL areas in England (including Cornwall). From that date you MUST check the status of all potential adult tenants (even if it

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NEW LEGISLATION CAME IN ON 1 OCTOBER 2015

October 3, 2015 By

A reminder that new legislation came into effect on 1 October 2015. Tenanted properties where solid fuel is used must have working carbon monoxide alarms (but why not put in any area where a fossil fuel is burnt) All rented properties must

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FREE ELECTRIC BLANKET TESTING

September 16, 2015 By

Cornwall Trading Standards and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service have joined together to offer a FREE electric blanket safety check to local residents in four towns across Cornwall during in September. The free testing sessions, which will take between 9am

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SMOKE AND CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS (ENGLAND) 2015 – 1 OCTOBER DEADLINE

September 15, 2015 By

When this bill was presented to the House of Lords last week peers raised a number of concerns, not least the fact the regulations are due to come into force on October 1st – just 3 weeks away.  Some wanted

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FIRE DOOR SAFETY WEEK STARTS TODAY

September 14, 2015 By

The CRLA is supporting Fire Door Safety Week, week commencing 14 September. A door’s a door’s a door, right? No, a fire door is an engineered safety device. Fire doors are a crucial part of the passive fire protection of

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GAS SAFETY WEEK STARTS TODAY

September 14, 2015 By

Make sure your properties are safe and warm this winter with the following top tips.  Please share this information with your family, friends and tenants Gas Safe Tips

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MEMBER BENEFITS – ANOTHER JUST COME IN

September 12, 2015 By

Four Seasons Painting and Decorating Are offering discounts to CRLA members (remember to quote your membership number) Tel 07486 431251 Email 4seasonsdecorators@gmail.com For all of your Decorating needs, interior or exterior We offer a friendly, reliable and professional service with

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YET ANOTHER NEW BENEFIT FOR CRLA MEMBERS

September 2, 2015 By

Guy Foreman Electrics are offering CRLA members a 5% discount on their standard price list Tel: 01326 241773 or 07736308299 guyforeman.sparky@btinternet.com Areas Covered by Guy Foreman Electrics: Ashton, Breage, Camborne, Carnkie, Constantine, Coverack, Cury, Falmouth, Feock, Flushing, Four Lanes, Godolphin Cross, Gunwalloe, Gweek, Hayle,

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MATTRESSES ANYONE?

August 26, 2015 By

RE:SOURCE* have a number of brand new, end of line Airsprung mattresses available and they wondered whether any  members might be interested Mattress Type Number in stock Price Truro Regular double 27 £80 Lynton Quilted Double 6 £85 Montana DQ Double 29

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GAS SAFETY WEEK: FIGHTING FOR A GAS SAFE NATION

August 15, 2015 By

We are proud to be supporting Gas Safety Week 2015, taking place 14th – 20th September. Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of taking care of your gas appliances.

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LEGIONELLA RISK ASSESSMENT

August 3, 2015 By

The ‘phone rings every day with a query about Legionella Assessments. Sorry for the delay, there is now a Risk Assessment available in the Members Area http://crla.org.uk/index.php/member-area/member-resources/  

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GREEN DEAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY SCHEME AXED

July 31, 2015 By

The Government has decided to end its funding of the Coalition’s flagship energy efficiency scheme, the Green Deal. The innovative pay as you go scheme was launched with the expectation that one million homes would have used the scheme by

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JULY 2015 NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

July 29, 2015 By

June 2015 Newsletter now available in Adobe Reader format

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UPDATES TO CRLA WEBSITE

July 16, 2015 By

Members will notice that there are a few changes to the site that have been made in recent days, designed to make the site more accessible and easier to use. File download pages are now completely searchable, meaning you no

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