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Hands off property investment set to become more popular, it is claimed

Hands off property investment set to become more popular, it is claimed

Attract portfolio landlords by allowing them their own secure login to view statements and balances. It is becoming increasingly attractive to become a hands off property investor after recent figures suggest the number of portfolio landlords...




Inventory pictures don’t necessarily say 1,000 words, agents warned

Inventory pictures don’t necessarily say 1,000 words, agents warned

Photos and videos need to be backed up with written descriptions and detailed inventories. Too many agents are using digital evidence to replace essential written descriptions in inventories at check-in and check-out, leaving landlords...




Student property market continues to strengthen

Student property market continues to strengthen

Becoming a student is a good long-term investment in your future and so is property. Put the two together and you have a collision that makes student property white hot for investors according to...




New duty for agents to check for legionnaire’s disease

New duty for agents to check for legionnaire’s disease

A new duty has fallen on letting agents and landlords – to carry out risk assessments for legionnaire’s disease, and if necessary, take action. The Health and Safety Executive has released a revised Approved...




2012 Could Prove to be a Challenging Year for the PRS

2012 Could Prove to be a Challenging Year for the PRS

Fantastic article from Sally Lawson on what lies ahead for this year, it may just be the year to change the Private Rented Sector for the better. The Supply and demand over the last...




Helping agents make the grade

Helping agents make the grade

RentPro rental property management software can assist you with your obligations for protecting clients money, handling tenants deposits, ensuring legal obligations in regards to safety checks are valid, as well as allowing you to keep in...




Signs of resistance to rent rises?

Signs of resistance to rent rises?

Once the Stamp Duty holiday expires at the end of March it will be a true reflection then if rents are really beginning to level out. Rental prices are still rising, but at a...




Demand for rented property remains solid

Demand for rented property remains solid

Almost half of the landlords (44%) surveyed in Paragon’s Private Rented Sector Trends survey for the first quarter of 2012 said that tenant demand was continuing to grow. The results of the quarterly survey...




Experian to include rental payments in credit files

Experian to include rental payments in credit files

This scheme is certainly welcome for those looking to improve their credit rating especially if they are looking to move onto the property ladder in the future.  However for those with missed and late...