Londoners spending more of their income on rent as nationwide ratio falls

Londoners spending more of their income on rent as nationwide ratio falls

The proportion of people's income that is being spent on rent is falling across the nation, but in London, it continues to rise, a new report has shown. According to the data published by the [...]

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16-October-17 General Lettings News
Little things that can make a difference when showing properties

Little things that can make a difference when showing properties

There are more homes available in the rental market today than there have ever been before. This means that there are thousands of viewings being carried out each day, as tenants look to find the perf [...]

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13-October-17 Property Management
UK mortgage market picks up pace in summer as August proves strong

UK mortgage market picks up pace in summer as August proves strong

Summer is not traditionally one of the best times of the year for the UK property market in terms of purchases, but mortgage activity for summer 2017 seems to suggest this year was different. Acc [...]

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13-October-17 General Lettings News
Young people in the UK increasingly taking on longer mortgages

Young people in the UK increasingly taking on longer mortgages

Young people in the UK are increasingly looking to spread the cost of buying a home in a bid to lower their monthly spend on their mortgage, it has been revealed. But by doing so, buyers have been war [...]

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12-October-17 General Lettings News
Half of landlords would refuse a tenant with a bad credit rating

Half of landlords would refuse a tenant with a bad credit rating

Landlords in the UK are increasingly concerned about the finances of those they are letting properties to, it has been revealed, with many saying they would rather not let to a tenant with a bad credi [...]

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11-October-17 General Lettings News
UK private rental prices rise 2.1% year on year in September

UK private rental prices rise 2.1% year on year in September

The cost of renting a home in the UK has continued to climb over the last year, with demand not letting up, and landlords raising prices to cope with additional costs they face. Over the last two [...]

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10-October-17 General Lettings News
Two-thirds of tenants admit to not following landlord rules

Two-thirds of tenants admit to not following landlord rules

More than two-thirds of people living in the UK private rented sector admit they have broken the rules while living in a rental property, a new survey has discovered. According to the results pub [...]

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09-October-17 General Lettings News
More than a quarter of house sales fell through in Q3

More than a quarter of house sales fell through in Q3

Although the UK property market is performing well at the moment, and buyers are plentiful, Quarter three of 2017 still saw one major problem affecting sellers; property sales falling through. Du [...]

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09-October-17 General Lettings News
Top tips for carrying out the perfect property inspection

Top tips for carrying out the perfect property inspection

Property inspections are a massively important part of any tenancy in the UK's private rented sector. Giving letting agents and landlords the chance to see how the sitting tenant is treating the p [...]

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06-October-17 Property Management
UK property landlords doing their part to improve energy efficiency

UK property landlords doing their part to improve energy efficiency

Energy efficiency has been an increasingly important factor for homeowners and tenants alike over the last few years. People looking to save money on their energy bills are now more attracted to homes [...]

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06-October-17 General Lettings News