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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by Joao CarvAndy!ho View Post
    TBF it seems he was paying an agent and assumed he was sorting it all out. Maybe naive is more appropriate than greedy
    Yup.

    Done similar myself around 5 years back. Found out & changed agency before it landed me in any shizney.

    Dex hasn't done anything wrong here IMO.

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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by Alf-aSemedoBlueJeans&Chinos View Post
    Yup.

    Done similar myself around 5 years back. Found out & changed agency before it landed me in any shizney.

    Dex hasn't done anything wrong here IMO.

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    I'd like to agree about Dex being innocent.
    However it was his business.
    If it was my business, and I was paying around 10% to the agent I think I'd be a bit more diligent as to how the agent was representing me.
    After all it would be my good name being tarnished.
    And having property to rent I would want to ensure it was fit for my tenants to live in and call home.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by Captain Sinister View Post
    I'd like to agree about Dex being innocent.
    However it was his business.
    If it was my business, and I was paying around 10% to the agent I think I'd be a bit more diligent as to how the agent was representing me.
    After all it would be my good name being tarnished.
    And having property to rent I would want to ensure it was fit for my tenants to live in and call home.
    Thing is mate Dex, like me, won't know the ins & outs of it all. He'll be paying those folk to do that for him.

    I only found out my discrepancies when a mate got involved. If he hadn't I'd have left it rolling totally unawares.

    You don't go to a lawyer knowing law & checking out his methods, you don't go to a mechanic knowing how to fix cars and if they're diagnostics are cosher, and no one I knows uses letting agents if they're well versed in property letting. Else they'd save the 10% they pay out for them to do their job.

    Dex paid someone to do a job, they didn't do it. No idea why folk would expect him to learn that person's trade before paying them to do it for him.

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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    ignorance is innocence

    -- It's our time. Do your job, give your best, and no regrets at the end!

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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    „I vass only following ze orders!“

    „I believe in socialism because it seems more humanitarian, rather than every man for himself and 'I'm alright jack' and all those arsehole businessmen with all the loot. I made up my mind from viewing society from that angle. That's where I'm from and there's where I've made my decisions from. That's why I believe in socialism“

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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by Redemption View Post
    ignorance is innocence
    And bliss (tillit catches up weyee).


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Dexter has bought a half share in a Horse, First Prophet won its first race last week at Newbury and tomorrow it runs at Royal Ascot in the Chesham Stakes 3.00pm, running in Forest Colours, priced around 7/1. I shall have a little e/w.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    In memory of Dexter, I'll put 50p on it.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    It'll win by a head.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sandiacre Red View Post
    Dexter has bought a half share in a Horse, First Prophet won its first race last week at Newbury and tomorrow it runs at Royal Ascot in the Chesham Stakes 3.00pm, running in Forest Colours, priced around 7/1. I shall have a little e/w.
    Damn, when I win the lottery I was going to buy a horse and run it in Forest colours. Another plan scotched.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by valspoodle View Post
    Damn, when I win the lottery I was going to buy a horse and run it in Forest colours. Another plan scotched.
    Don't give up on the plan, you can put yours out in the away colours. Now go make it happen!


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    What a donkey that turned out to be! Off to the glue factory for the hopeless mule I think.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    I'm guessing it was backed with loads of money & it pulled up.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Quote Originally Posted by benj360 View Post
    What a donkey that turned out to be! Off to the glue factory for the hopeless mule I think.
    What about the horse?


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    The 50p headed bastad, cost me a tenner that !


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    Finished plum last! Backed from 7/1 into 7/2 2nd fav, soft ground probably against it.


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    Default Re: Dexter Blackstock leaves - thank you Dexter!

    So it couldn't perform on a wet Thursday at Ascot.


 

 

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