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Essential Winter Tips for Landlords

When the cold weather rolls around, most people’s minds turn to cosy evenings, knitwear, and hot drinks. However, if you’re a landlord, you may be more likely to associate the winter months with damp and disputes! But fear not; there’s plenty you can do to plan and prepare for any potential problems and help things […]

By 7 min read

Preparing a Vacant Investment Property for New Tenants

It is vital for landlords to make their rental properties appealing to prospective tenants before showing and leasing.

By 4 min read

Christmas Safety Tips for Landlords and Tenants

’Tis the season of joy, festivities, and twinkling lights. As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, landlords and tenants must remember the importance of ensuring their rental property is both safe and merry.

By 6 min read

When is the Right Time to Increase Rent?

Rising interest rates and steep mortgage repayments have made 2023 a challenging year for landlords, and many have increased rent prices to help optimise their property’s return on investment. If you’re also considering raising rent to remain competitive in the local market, it’s important to remember that many tenants are also navigating a difficult rental […]

By 6 min read

Choosing the Right Boiler for a Rental Property

The boiler in your rental property provides hot water, keeps your property warm, and your tenants happy and cosy.

By 5 min read

Empowering Landlords: How Accounting Skills Can Boost Your Property Game

Running rental properties in the UK isn’t easy money. In fact, running rental properties in the majority of places across the world is no small feat, particularly with the way the market has been positioned for the past few years.

By 6 min read

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The Landlord’s Guide to Amending and Renewing Tenancy Agreements

A comprehensive tenancy agreement tailored to your circumstances can be key to achieving a successful and harmonious landlord/tenant relationship.

By 6 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

Why Should UK Landlords Consider Heat Pumps?

As a homeowner, it can be tough managing through the cost of living crisis. With prices on the rise, keeping your home warm while balancing the books can be a tightrope walk.

By 5 min read

Who Pays the Council Tax on Rental Properties?

As a landlord, it’s part of your job to understand the ins and outs of who is responsible for paying the council tax on your rental properties. Understanding how it all works can save you from headaches, financial penalties, and even legal action down the line.

By 6 min read

Rental Property Maintenance: Tenant Responsibilities

In rental properties, the landlord and the tenant share a mutual responsibility for maintaining the property’s condition to ensure it is a safe and comfortable place to live.

By 7 min read

Everything Landlords Should Know About Environmental Protection

The environment is, understandably, a high priority for many people these days. With new regulations on the horizon and shifting attitudes towards sustainability and the UK’s net zero targets, now is the time to evaluate your properties and make changes to become a greener landlord. 

By 5 min read

The Landlord’s Guide to Setting the Right Rental Price

Setting the right rental price for your buy-to-let plays an important role in both finding and retaining tenants and maximising your investment’s profitability.

By 7 min read
Is 2023 a Good Time to Invest in Student Property

Is 2023 a Good Time to Invest in Student Property?

As the student housing crisis intensifies and interest rates continue climbing, the current landscape for student property investment is confusing for prospective landlords.

By 6 min read

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