Savilles, one of the leading UK estate agents has recently published their property market forecast on 2nd Nov 2018. These predictions are, by and large, very positive. They forecast an overall rise in both house prices and also in rental value from 2019-2023. Savilles predict that the average UK house prices will increase by 14.8% … Continue reading What are Your Property Market Predictions?
The UK property market is facing uncertain times. With the impending Brexit changes creating instability and the 2018 budget changes pouring more fuel on the fire by creating up to a £1billion deficit. Do the changes spell opportunity or disaster? Is it time to sell up? Or possibly get investing in more UK properties? Find … Continue reading The 2018 Budget Alters UK Property Market
When letting out your property there are large amounts of legislation that must be rigorously adhered to. These rules and regulations are increasing year after year, which is hard for landlords to keep up with. If you are going to be renting out your property then you need to be aware of the law surrounding … Continue reading Top 6 Legal Tips for Landlords
After the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) came into effect on the 25th May 2018 many landlords and business’ were left wondering how this affects their organisation. At the time the new law came into effect we saw a flurry of emails streaming into our mailbox asking us if we wanted to opt out of … Continue reading How GDPR Affects Landlords
It is commonplace to hear of a landlord requesting a “holding deposit” prior to carrying out various verification and reference checks. The normal reason is to ensure that a tenant is committed to the property and wants to ensure that they can reserve it. But how legal is this approach? People normally decide whether a … Continue reading Holding Deposits do’s and don’ts
Property letting is on the rise and this has resulted in a surge in Property Agencies to fill this demand nationwide. However, it takes years of experience and training to properly lead the way in the area of residential letting. You must err on the side of caution when selecting an appropriate Professional Lettings Agency … Continue reading 3 Tips to find a Good Property Agent