Category: Tenants Advice

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

Do you travel further than the average 8.8 miles to work? Maybe it’s time to cut your commute…

As the old saying goes, choosing a home is all about, ‘location, location, location’. Never is this more true than when you are considering your journey to work.  Propertywide’s innovative new Travel Time tool allows you to easily identify available properties … Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Buying Property, For Sale, Industry News, Property Advice, Property News, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off

London Living: Zone 2 for less than £850 per month!

We all know that living in London isn’t cheap but finding an affordable home isn’t impossible, it may just require a degree of compromise….

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Letting, Letting Agents, Renting, Tenants Advice, To Rent, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Rabbit Hutch Britain

Today’s Independent newspaper reports that millions of people are living in homes that are too small for them. The poorest households are said to be worst hit with resulting health problems for inhabitants including asthma, depression and insomnia.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Architecture and Design, Buying, Buying Property, Economy, Environment, Estate Agents, Latest News, New Builds, Property News, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , 3 Comments

Countrywide Residential Lettings have done it again, scooping their third top award in six months

Countrywide Residential Lettings, the UK’s largest lettings agency, has won the award for ‘Lettings Agency of the Year’ at the RESI Awards 2014, held in London at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Industry News, Letting, Letting Agents, Property News, Renting, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , Comments Off

Buy to Let: Safeguard the nations savings

The announcement from the Bank of England’s new governor Mark Carney that the base rate will stay at 0.5% in 2016 would have provided welcome news for home owners, but is likely to have inspired the opposite reaction from the … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying Property, Environment, Finance, Industry News, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Letting, Letting Agents, Property Advice, Property Auctions, Property Market, Property News, Renting, Tenants Advice, To Rent, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off

Get Moving – Open House Weekend!

If you are looking to sell or let your house or buy or rent your next home, the ‘MOVE – Open House Weekend’ could be right up your street.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Estate Agents, For Sale, Landlords Advice, Letting, Letting Agents, Property Advice, Property Market, Renting, Selling, Selling Property, Tenants Advice, To Rent, Uncategorized Comments Off

Countrywide Quarterly Lettings Index – Q2 2013

Older generation rents for life as under 25’s stay at home for longer – 6% year-on-year growth in the number of tenants aged over 50 – 7% year-on-year decline in the number of tenants aged under 25 – Average length … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Finance, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Letting, Property Advice, Renting, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Comments Off