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Benefits of Solar Panels for Landlords

As the global emphasis on sustainable living gains momentum, landlords find themselves at the intersection of environmental responsibility and financial opportunity. Solar panels, once considered a niche addition to properties, are now emerging as a valuable investment for landlords seeking to align with modern values and enhance the appeal of their rental offerings.

By 2 min read

Problems Caused by Poor Communication Between Landlord and Tenants

I was sent a link to a video. The person who sent the link is not a landlord, but he knows that I am and that I also do Airbnb. He couldn’t understand why I didn’t find it amusing and having watched it again I realised that often there is a complete mismatch between the […]

By 10 min read

Red Flags To Watch For When Evaluating A Rental Property

Buying a rental property can seem like a smart investment on paper. However, hidden issues that are overlooked upfront can end up costing owners far more down the road in repairs and maintenance. As an investor, you want to avoid buying a “money pit” rental filled with expensive problems.

By 4 min read

Pro tips for handling tenant complaints

How you handle tenant complaints says a lot about you as a landlord. Even if you have a fantastic relationship with your tenant most of the time, it’s how you respond during the more challenging moments that will stick in their minds.

By 7 min read

Decorating rental properties: What are the landlord’s responsibilities?

Interior appeal: a key factor in tenant experience and property value Many landlords underestimate the importance of maintaining their rental property’s interior décor. While you’re probably well aware that investing in your property’s aesthetics can make it more appealing to prospective tenants and improve tenant experience, have you also considered how maintaining your property’s decor […]

By 6 min read

How to screen for reliable tenants

The tenants living in your property can significantly shape your experience as a landlord. Landlords prioritising meticulous tenant screening often spend less time and resources managing their rental property.

By 7 min read

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Why Functional Gardens are Important for Renters and Landlords

For both renters and landlords, a beautifully designed and well-maintained outdoor space offers immense value that extends across all seasons. More than just aesthetics, functional gardens provide a host of benefits for tenants and property owners alike.

By 4 min read

Maximising profits on rental properties

Amidst soaring interest rates, many landlords now pay 40% more mortgage interest than last year. This, combined with escalating costs and the ongoing cost of living crisis, makes it more important than ever that landlords are savvy about maximising their profits.

By 5 min read

The Future of Rental Property Heating: New Boiler Prices and Sustainable Alternatives for UK Landlords

One of the main considerations for landlords when it comes to their property is central heating. Making sure that tenants can enjoy a warm home and an optimal water supply is a crucial step to renting out your property.

By 4 min read

What Will 2024 Bring for Landlords?

Turning the Page on 2023  As 2023 draws to a close, it’s time to look ahead at what 2024 has in store for us.  Whether 2023 has been your hardest or most successful year to date, turning the page and starting a new year can feel like a welcome fresh start.

By 7 min read

Maximising Rental Property Profits: An Accountant’s Guide to Smart Financial Management

Owning rental property can be a lucrative investment, but maximising profits requires more than just collecting rent each month. For landlords, understanding the importance of strategic financial management is not only beneficial but can ensure that the profits you take home at the end of the month are managed properly. 

By 5 min read

5 Important Tasks for Landlords This New Year 

New Year, New Start  The start of a new year is the perfect opportunity to turn the page on the previous year and start afresh. 

By 5 min read

Valuable Tips To Keep Your Digital Property Channels Secure

Many aspects of the property industry for landlords and agents have long been dominated by face-to-face interactions and paper-based processes. 

By 4 min read

How to Manage UK Property From Overseas

High rental yields and long-term market stability make the UK one of the most popular places in the world for overseas property investment.

By 6 min read

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