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The Pros and Cons of Using the Help to Buy Scheme.

Wed 16 Jun 2021

​​​​​​​Three-minute read to help you consider the Help to Buy Scheme from all angles.

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Six Reasons Why Property Inspections Are a Must for Landlords

Mon 14 Jun 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at why regular inspections should be central to your property management strategy.

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Top Tips for Improving Your Home’s Kerb Appeal

Tue 08 Jun 2021

This three-minute read will help you maximise the kerb appeal for your property.

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What Expenses Can I Put against My Tax Return as a Landlord?

Mon 24 May 2021

This three-minute read guides landlords to declaring their rental income in the best way possible.

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How to Calculate the Rental Return on Your Buy-to-Let

Mon 17 May 2021

​​​​​​​A two-minute read to help you quickly determine the return on a buy-to-let property.

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How to Avoid Common Risks as a Landlord

Tue 11 May 2021

​​​​​​​A three-minute read. Having a rental property can be a great way to earn some extra income. Like anything, there are a variety of things that can go wrong. We break down five of the most common ones.

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Eight Ways Landlords Can Get the Best Insurance Deal

Mon 03 May 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at how landlords can avoid getting a bad insurance deal.

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Six Ways Landlords Can Keep Tenants Happy

Mon 19 Apr 2021

​​​​​​​In this two-minute read, we look at how landlords can foster a good rapport with tenants.

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How to Get Top Price for Your Home This Spring

Wed 24 Mar 2021

​​​​​​​In this two-minute read, we reveal five steps to prepare your home for sale in spring (part two of a two-part article).

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Don’t Be a Fool and Miss 1 April Deadline for Electrical Checks

Mon 22 Mar 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at new rules on electrical safety reports that come into force next month.

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Top Tips for Selling Your Home This Spring

Wed 17 Mar 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at ways to prepare your home for a successful spring sale (part one of a two-part article).

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12 Reasons Why Landlords Should Use a Letting Agent – Part One

Mon 08 Mar 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at the benefits of using a letting agent to manage your rental property (part one of a two-part series).

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The Dirty Truth Behind Tenant/Landlord Disputes

Mon 01 Mar 2021

​​​​​​​In this three-minute read, we look at how landlords can protect themselves from getting caught up in the most common cause of end-of-tenancy disputes.

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2021 Paint Trends: Why Magnolia is Out, and Dead Salmon is in!

Wed 24 Feb 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at the paint colours that are making a splash in 2021.

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A Guide for Landlords on the Costs of Letting a Property

Mon 22 Feb 2021

In this three-minute read, we outline the costs and expenses landlords encounter when letting a property.

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How Technology Can Make Life Easier for Landlords

Mon 22 Feb 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at how technology can help landlords be more successful, do their bit for the planet, protect their tenants, and save money.

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Homeowners Beware: The Top Five Renovation Mistakes

Wed 17 Feb 2021

​​​​​​​In this two-minute read, we look at the home renovations that don’t add value – and can make it harder to sell your property.

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Seven Ways Landlords Can Make a Tenant Feel at Home

Mon 15 Feb 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at a new report that outlines how landlords can build a long and prosperous partnership with their tenant.

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How to Protect Yourself from Bogus Landlords

Mon 08 Feb 2021

In this three-minute read, we explain how renters can avoid getting ripped off by fake landlords.

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How to Advise Tenants Who Won't Be Told about Mould

Mon 01 Feb 2021

​​​​​​​In this three-minute read, we look at what a new survey about mould in UK homes reveals about the tenant/landlord relationship.

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Top Tips for First-Time Landlords

Mon 25 Jan 2021

In this three-minute read, we share five top tips if you’re thinking about renting out your property for the first time.

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Three Ways Landlords Can Beat Blue Monday

Mon 18 Jan 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at ways to prevent the tenant/landlord relationship from turning sour.

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Good Tenants + Great Letting Agents = Happy Landlords

Mon 14 Dec 2020

In this three-minute read, we look at the two biggest decisions landlords make when renting out their property. 

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Should Landlords Allow Tenants to Keep Pets?

Tue 24 Nov 2020

​​​​​​​In this three-minute read, we look at the pros and cons of letting a property to a tenant with a pet.

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An Evictions Update for Landlords

Wed 11 Nov 2020

In this two-minute read, we look at the new rules on eviction enforcement during the latest lockdown.

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Things Sellers and Buyers Should Do Now If They Plan to Move Next Year

Fri 06 Nov 2020

In this three-minute read, we share our five-point plan for a smooth move in six months’ time.

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Some simple, soothing ways to keep your pets calm this firework season

Wed 04 Nov 2020

In this two-minute read we look at ten steps you can take to soothe pets through the anxiety-inducing fireworks season.

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How will the new lockdown impact the rental market.

Tue 03 Nov 2020

​​​​​​​In this two-minute read, we look at what the announcement on Saturday by Prime Minister Boris Johnson means to landlords and tenants.

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A Horror Story ALL Homeowners need to read

Thu 29 Oct 2020

In this terrifying three-minute true story, we reveal how a family endured a nightmare experience when selling their home.

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What four things are terrifying landlords?

Mon 26 Oct 2020

In this terrifying two-minute read, we look at what ghoulish goings-on are keeping landlords up at night—a Halloween Week Special.

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Cheer Yourself Up by Creating a Cosy Home

Fri 16 Oct 2020

In this two-minute read, we look at ways to make your home a warm, welcoming retreat.

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Seven Ways to Deal with Nightmare Tenants

Mon 05 Oct 2020

​​​​​​​In this three-minute read, we look at how landlords can manage tenants who are noisy, aggressive or destructive.

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How Homeowners can Avoid the Curse of Terrible Property Photos

Wed 30 Sep 2020

In this three-minute read, we look at the dos and don’ts of photography when it comes to marketing a property.

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Evictions – An important update for landlords

Thu 27 Aug 2020

A 2-minute read updating landlords about what the new extension on evicting tenants means for them and how we’re helping them avoid the worst-case scenario.

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Seven steps to being a successful landlord

Wed 26 Aug 2020

In this two-minute read, we look at seven fundamental steps landlords need to take to put themselves and their rental properties on the path to success.

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The court ruling that all landlords need to know

Wed 22 Jul 2020

In this three-minute read, we look at what a recent court ruling that found a “no DSS” letting ban was unlawful means for landlords.

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Great news for buyers trying to get on the housing ladder

Mon 20 Jul 2020

In this two-minute read, we look at the return of 90% loan to value mortgages (LTV) and the flurry of activity in the housing market.

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An architect’s guide to getting the most out of a property.

Mon 13 Jul 2020

In this three-minute read, architect Nigel Bidwell shares his tips on what to look for when buying a property AND ways to add value to your current home.

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We're all going on a Stamp Duty holiday!

Thu 09 Jul 2020

The Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced sweeping changes this afternoon around Stamp Duty which is excellent news for anyone thinking of buying a home.

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Six things landlords can do about rent arrears

Wed 08 Jul 2020

In this two-minute read, we look at helpful new advice for landlords dealing with cases of rent arrears.

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Jargon Free Advice for First-Time Buyers

Tue 07 Jul 2020

There’s a first time for everything, and in this 3-minute easy-read, we share advice on making your property buying debut in South West London a successful one.

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Eviction Ban - Support for Landlords

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Eviction Ban Means Landlords Need Support More Than Ever

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Space – The final frontier for homebuyers

Mon 15 Jun 2020

​​​​​​​In this 2-minute read, we unveil how Covid-19 has changed people’s property priorities.

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Tuneful tips to get you moving

Thu 11 Jun 2020

Five ‘tuneful’ tips to get you moving this summer

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Electrical Safety Checks for Landlords

Wed 10 Jun 2020

What landlords need to know about new electrical inspection laws

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Be Clean Be Safe

Thu 14 May 2020

On Wednesday 13 May estate agents were given the green light to get back to work and get the property market in England moving again.

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