Tagged: maintenance

Tax changes may impact maintenance of furnished properties

Tax changes may impact maintenance of furnished properties

A planned change in landlords’ tax allowances may discourage property maintenance on furnished properties over the coming months. As of next April, landlords will only be able to deduct costs that they actually incur...




Nearly half of tenants experience property maintenance issues

Nearly half of tenants experience property maintenance issues

Research by property website easyroommate shows that almost 50% of private tenants have experienced property maintenance issues with their agents or landlords. This is backed up by figures from the tenancy deposit scheme mydeposits...




Agents improving their management of repairs

Agents improving their management of repairs

A survey undertaken by repair service Fixflo and the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) suggests improvements in repair management by agents. The results show that of the three repairs per year that a...