Category: Property Advice

First time buyers are waiting longer to get onto the property ladder

The latest news that has got everyone talking is that first time buyers are having to wait longer to take that first step on the property ladder. The annual First Time Buyers (FTB) Survey found that almost two thirds (65%) of … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Latest News, Property Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Leave a comment

Countrywide call for transparency and stability for landlords and tenants

As we are all aware when housing is in short supply, the private rental sector is extremely important. Countrywide’s Tonic for Tomorrow paper has called for measures to protect the private rental sector and make improvements to benefit both landlords and … Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Environment, House Prices, Industry News, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , 8 Comments

Project – Perfect Home

Inspired by the new Channel 4 programme ‘Love it or List it’, we’ve decided to take a look at how buying a property that’s in need of renovation can be the ideal opportunity to create your dream home.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Architecture and Design, Buying, Estate Agents, Home Improvement, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , Comments Off

Reform proposals could impact the Private Rental Sector in Scotland

Scottish landlords could give up their portfolios or reduce the amount of properties they hold if new proposals come into force north of the boarder.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Industry News, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Letting, Property News, Uncategorized Tags: , , Comments Off

A guide to letting a property

With low interest rates, house price growth and demand for rental properties now higher than ever, more and more people are considering a buy-to-let opportunity. So we’ve put together a helpful guide to letting a property.

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Ensure that your rental property is on a potential tenant’s radar

If you’re a landlord who is managing and / or growing a property portfolio, your rental strategy should not ignore the potential of acquiring property close to rental hubs. Here’s just the tool to help.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Environment, House Prices, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Letting, Property News, Technology, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

A guide to managing the risks of legionnaires disease in your property

As a landlord you are responsible for the property where your tenants reside, this means legionella bacteria growth where man made water systems are used can be an issue. This article will help you understand what your responsibilities are and … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Landlords Advice, Letting, Letting Agents, Property Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Work with the best for lettings success

When it comes to letting property working with the right agent who understands your strategy can ensure your properties are occupied by reliable trustworthy tenants, rental returns are maximised and disputes and maintenance problems are kept to a minimum.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Landlords Advice, Letting, Letting Agents, Uncategorized Tags: , , Comments Off