As Managing Agents of rental properties, I’ve seen my fair share of the strange and unbelievable. But, nothing surprises me more than when tenants pay their rent on time, then do a moonlight flit, leaving a selection of furniture and waste at the property. It’s frustrating, but unfortunately becoming an increasing reality for lots of Landlords and their Agents.
As the boilers kick in for the next few months, properties become susceptible to condensation and mould. Therefore, I have put together some helpful information, hints and tips that may help you. Continue reading “Hints and Tips to Prevent Condensation and Mould”
On an uncommonly warm Autumn day I ventured out and about. Heading towards the NEC Arena in Birmingham for the ‘Grand Designs Live 2018’ show. A complimentary ticket in my hand from one of the ‘Ask the Experts’, local Garden Landscaper Anna Barker from Lush Garden Design.
As Autumn blows in, it’s time to prepare the home for the cold unpredictable weather and the long darker evenings. There are some important things to do and a lot of practical things you can accomplish to ensure that your home is both leak proof, safe and protected this Autumn and Winter.
Is your HMO legal?
As of 1st October 2018, the law for HMO Licensing will be changing. Does it affect you?
It may have been a gloomy overcast morning. But by the end of the day, Coalville Town Centre was a wash of multi-colours. 500 competitors took part in the Annual Coalville Colour Run. Organised by the Charity – Living Without Abuse (LWA), sponsored by North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC).
I’ve come across many great Landlords in my time as a Letting Agent. But, some have no idea about the legal aspects of being a Landlord.
First time buyers frequently fall into the bottomless pit of extra expenses that they were never advised on, and therefore hard-earned savings don’t stretch far enough and the dream home slips away.
Whilst watching a relocation property programme recently, I got the distinct impression that the buyers were either delusional or had not considered what kind of property they wanted and were certainly unaware what they could get within budget.