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Has the time arrived to clean up the property industry’s “Wild West”?

Has the time arrived to clean up the property industry’s “Wild West”?

This month has seen numerous calls for regulation of the lettings industry.  It was only this time last year that the Government steered away from regulating letting agents and landlords, and pledged to avoid ‘unnecessary’...




How to Advertise Your Property

How to Advertise Your Property

Advertising your property and securing a tenant is a major part of being a successful landlord. It’s not just the traditional methods of advertising that can be useful i.e. using a letting agency or...




Green Deal Legal Framework is in place

Green Deal Legal Framework is in place

Since 1 October 2012 authorised Green Deal assessors and providers can offer ‘whole house’ property assessments and discuss packages of improvements with householders. From 28 January 2013 Green Deal finance plans may be agreed....




Tenancy Deposit Protection

The Localism Act that came into force on the 6th April set out new laws in relation to protecting a tenants deposit with tougher penalties for those who do not comply. Landlords and Letting...




The New Energy Performance Certificates

On the 6th April the new rules concerning Energy Performance Certificates came into effect, meaning that for any rental property – commercial or residential – an EPC must be commissioned before marketing to let,...




Property management software that fits your needs

Property management software that fits your needs

If you Google “property management software” you get a plethora of results, and it very soon can become overwhelming as to which option would be the best for your business. When you start looking...