Is now the time for property health checks?

Is now the time for property health checks?

Autumn and winter mark a real change in how people live. Throughout the year, we get used to having the heating off and enjoying the slightly warmer weather conditions. But it all changes around Octob [...]

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14-September-17 Property Management
Why now is a good time to start marketing rental properties once again

Why now is a good time to start marketing rental properties once again

Whether it's the rental market or the owner-occupier sector, UK property experiences several peaks and troughs throughout the course of the year in terms of activity, and one of the biggest peaks [...]

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07-September-17 Property Management
Why letting properties to students is a good idea

Why letting properties to students is a good idea

The new academic year across the UK is now only a few weeks away, with students the length and breadth of the country now finalising everything for their new ventures into the world of further educati [...]

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31-August-17 Property Management
What to do when a tenant is breaking the terms of tenancy

What to do when a tenant is breaking the terms of tenancy

There are many ways that tenants can break the terms of the tenancy agreement they will have signed before they moved in. Whether they've not been paying their rent on time, have got a pet in the [...]

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24-August-17 Property Management
Why should you let property to students?

Why should you let property to students?

Students often get a bad reputation when it comes to the way they live. TV shows, bad word of mouth and various stereotypes would suggest that the average student is bad news for landlords. Most are p [...]

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17-August-17 Property Management
How to deal with renewals in private rented properties

How to deal with renewals in private rented properties

Tenancy renewals are a regular occurrence for any letting agent, who has to deal with many properties coming to the end of their agreement periods. However, it can be a potentially stressful time, wit [...]

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09-August-17 Property Management
How to make the move-in process as pleasant as possible for a tenant

How to make the move-in process as pleasant as possible for a tenant

The fluidity of the rental market in the UK property sector at the moment means that people move in and out of privately let homes all the time. For letting agents, this means being constantly busy, a [...]

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03-August-17 Property Management
Top questions to ask a landlord before letting their property

Top questions to ask a landlord before letting their property

Time is an important factor in the life of any letting agent. As the main point of contact for tenants, the agent is always under pressure to ensure things get done in a timely manner so the tenant is [...]

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27-July-17 Property Management
How to deal with things you might not have known your tenants want

How to deal with things you might not have known your tenants want

When operating in the UK private rented sector, it's easy to fall into the trap of thinking every tenant is the same in terms of their needs and desires. The majority of tenants, for example, want [...]

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20-July-17 Property Management
Most common tenant queries revealed: How to best prepare as a letting agent

Most common tenant queries revealed: How to best prepare as a letting agent

With more than five million homes across the UK property market now in the private rented sector, it stands to reason that letting agents have more to deal with than ever before. Serving as the main p [...]

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11-July-17 Property Management