Average rents climb by 2.3% in the year to the end of September

Average rents climb by 2.3% in the year to the end of September

The average rental price paid by tenants across the UK climbed by around 2.3 per cent in the year to the end of September, showing continued strength in the market and yet more increases in income for [...]

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31-October-16 General Lettings News
Scottish rental yields now higher than those in England and Wales

Scottish rental yields now higher than those in England and Wales

Landlords in Scotland are now welcoming better prices for their rental properties, which has meant that the yields they are enjoying are increasing, and in many cases even higher than those found in E [...]

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28-October-16 General Lettings News
Buyer confidence returning to the UK property sector after Brexit vote

Buyer confidence returning to the UK property sector after Brexit vote

Investors and other buyers are starting to find their feet after the decision four months ago to exit the EU, with reports showing that the lack of the expected negative effect from the Brexit vote no [...]

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28-October-16 General Lettings News
Tax office data shows a substantial fall in the number of house sales in 2016

Tax office data shows a substantial fall in the number of house sales in 2016

It's been no secret that over the course of the last few years, there has been a shift away from ownership, with the peaks of almost three-quarters of people owning their own home now a distant me [...]

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27-October-16 General Lettings News
Central belt boosts PRS in Scotland

Central belt boosts PRS in Scotland

Scotland's central belt is performing strongly, boosting the country's PRS sector as a whole, new figures show.According to the latest Citylets Quarterly Report, rent increases in hotspots suc [...]

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27-October-16 General Lettings News
Tips for agents to winter-proof their properties

Tips for agents to winter-proof their properties

Winter poses some unique challenges to letting agents. At this time of year, properties become more vulnerable to all kinds of seasonal problems, from broken gutters to burst pipes, so it's import [...]

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27-October-16 General Lettings News
Rental housing supply reaches 18-month high

Rental housing supply reaches 18-month high

Residential lettings market supply has reached an 18-month high, according to the latest report from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).The September PRS report outlines the latest s [...]

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25-October-16 General Lettings News
Landlords remain confident despite Brexit and tax changes

Landlords remain confident despite Brexit and tax changes

A new survey has found that the majority of the UK's landlords intend to maintain their business plans despite potential sources of upheaval within the market, including Brexit and upcoming tax ch [...]

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25-October-16 General Lettings News
Properties in English market towns carry £24,000 premium

Properties in English market towns carry £24,000 premium

The price of property in popular English market towns carries an average premium of £24,000, according to new figures.Published by Lloyds Bank, the research reveals that people buying a home in [...]

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24-October-16 General Lettings News
Rentman to exhibit at The Negotiator Conference&Expo

Rentman to exhibit at The Negotiator Conference&Expo

Rentman is proud to announce it will be exhibiting at the upcoming Negotiator Conference & Expo, and has the honour of being a Silver Sponsor at the subsequent Negotiator Awards.The UK's most [...]

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24-October-16 General Lettings News