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Landlord Update On The Electrical Safety Regulations

09/07/20

The latest change to keep abreast of is the government’s new electrical safety regulations

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An Overview Of The New Government Guidelines

08/06/20

Find out the latest property market updates

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Safe Activities To Get You Through Self Isolation

01/04/20

Whilst self-isolating, one thing a lot of us will have gained is some time. A lot us will not be used to spending so much time at home, so here are...

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Getting The Garden Ready For Spring

01/04/20

Here are a few tips to help revitalise your garden or outdoor space, just in time for the warmer months!

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Keeping The Kids Entertained

01/04/20

We have compiled a list of resources and activities which should help fill the days…

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Should Landlords Consider Allowing Pets?

14/03/20

​​​​​​​Britain is without doubt a nation that loves its pets

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How To Transform Your Kitchen To Achieve A Quick Sale

14/03/20

Learn how to make affordable improvements yourself, without breaking the bank

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Top Tips For Viewing Property

13/03/20

We’ve compiled the following list of tips to help you to view a property like a pro.

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Questions Surrounding Saving Schemes

13/03/20

There are so many different saving schemes out there, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out which is best for you

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What is Stamp Duty Land Tax?

27/01/20

an in depth guide to stamp duty land tax

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Buying your First Home?

22/01/20

making sense of buying a home for first time buyers

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Thinking of Re-mortgaging?

18/01/20

what should you be thinking about when re-mortgaging your property?

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What to Look for in a Letting Agent

28/11/19

why using a local letting agent could be the best decision

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Winter Maintenance Tips for Landlords and Tenants

12/11/19

the top things to check for a stress-free winter in your property

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Capital Growth vs Yield for Property Rental

20/09/19

which is the most important return to consider when calculating rental investment profit?

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Tenancy Deposit Disputes

15/08/19

what are the most common deposit disputes, and how to avoid them

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Landlord Insurance - What do you Need?

13/08/19

what kind of insurance should landlords have on their rental property?

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What Happens when you Inherit a Property?

05/08/19

what to do when you inherit a property

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Leasehold and Freehold - What is the Difference?

02/08/19

getting to grips with the differences between purchasing a leasehold or a freehold property

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The 5 Golden Rules of Property Investment

29/07/19

how to make sure you make the best possible lettings property investment

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Top Tips for Improving your EPC Rating

16/07/19

How to improve your home energy efficiency

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Using a RICS and ARLA Regulated Letting Agent

10/07/19

Why using a RICS and ARLA letting agent is a good idea

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Making Money in Today's Property Market

04/07/19

Buying a house that needs a bit of work could be the best way to make money in today's property market

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Should you Increase the Rent?

20/06/19

How and when should you look to increase the rent on your property?

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​​​​​​​Should I accept pets in my rental property?

14/06/19

Should landlords accept pets in a rental property?

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Summer Holiday House Security

08/06/19

A summary of useful ways to keep your house secure when you go on your holidays

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Garden Maintenance in Rental Properties

20/05/19

The 101 for garden maintenance in rental properties

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Avoid the Void

11/05/19

How to avoid void periods in your rental property.

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Property Inspections in Rental Properties

08/05/19

Why property inspections in rental homes are a good idea. They benefit both tenants and landlords.

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What is Article 4?

06/04/19

Council rules on HMO allowance in the Birmingham suburbs

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NEW LEGISLATION – FITNESS FOR HUMAN HABITATION GUIDE

21/03/19

A guide to the new 'Fit for Human Habitation' legislation

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To minimise risk to clients and our staff we will carry out viewings under strict Covid-19 rules.

Priority will be given to buyers who are proceedable and who provide copies of their ID and proof of funds

Non proceedable buyers may be allowed to view if we are confident of their ability to proceed and the client agrees, some clients may only want priority viewers

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