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You Don’t Have to Accept All HMO Licence Requirements the Council Asks for

HMO's, HMO, HMO licencing requirements

Introduction

Even the most experienced of Landlords could find it difficult to master all the steps in their application for an HMO licence. The HMO and selective licensing regime is one of the...

Block Management Companies Challenged By Unprofitable Growth

Leaseholds, Fixflo News Blog, Block Management Blog, block management, block managers, news

 

7 Worst Cases of Pest Infestations in Uk Homes (Warning – Skin-crawling Content Inside)

pests

WE’VE all been there with unwanted houseguests – the friends who promised they’d only crash on your sofa for a couple of nights; the in-laws who just won’t go away. But what about when those...

3 HMO Key Facts Landlords and Tenants Should Know About

HMO's, HMO

A CASE in which four tenants were able to claim £15,000 (the equivalent of almost a year’s rent) from their landlord has sent alarm bells ringing through the industry. By the tenants’ own...

6 Common Defenses and Counterclaims That Tenants Use to Escape Section 8 Eviction Notices

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With Section 21 potentially on its way out, all eyes are on Section 8 as the best remaining means of evicting a tenant. But thousands of Section 8 eviction notices fail each year because tenants...

4 Common Mistakes You Could Be Making About HMOs

HMO's, HMO

Do you rent to sharers?  Are any of the sharers unrelated?  Yes?  Your property could be a House in Multiple Occupation - commonly known as an HMO.

10+ Fascinating Statistics On Communications Every Agency Should Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

property technology

Ofcom's Communications Market Report 2018 shows that we’ve reached the point in technology development that the number of phone calls we’re making is falling (figures show they dipped in 2017)...

Provide 24-Hour Emergency Contact for Licensed Properties Or Risk Up to £30k Fines

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Introduction

Not surprisingly, there’s a little-known requirement among all the complicated property licensing regulations. Under section 67 and section 90 of the Housing Act 2004, local...

Maximising Yield in Build to Rent Properties

BTR

Introduction: What is Build to Rent?

The UK build to rent (BTR) sector, comprising purpose-built rental homes that are professionally managed and institutionally owned, is booming. Recent research...

What You Need to Know about Section 20

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What is Section 20 (of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985)?

Covering work done to residential blocks, Section 20 is designed to regulate the financial contribution leaseholders are required to make...

How To Target Landlords: 4 Types of Landlords You Need To Know

win landlords, how to get landlords, how to find landlords

Perhaps the most important aspect of marketing is defining and intimately understanding the market you’re attempting to reach and sell to. Every group of consumers is different in terms of their...

Is branding important for finding landlords?

how to attract new landlords, win landlords

You might have a brand which has been in place for years, but is it actually doing your business any good? Is it making it stand out? Has it helped your agency become well-known throughout your...

New to RoPA? Here's What You Need to Know

RoPA

 

Everything You Should Know About Section 21

Section 21 Legislation, Section 21

 

A Rent Repayment Order Can Make You Pay 1 Year's Rent to Your Tenants

Introduction

Many landlords are unaware of a significant change in legislation change on the Rent Repayment Order (RRO). It was originally introduced in 2006, under the Housing Act 2004, to enable...

What Has Angus Roberts Got To Say About Fixflo?

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How to Reduce The Impact of The Tenant Fee Ban on Your Bottom Line

Tenants' Fees Ban, letting fees ban, Wales

The ban on tenant fees is fast approaching in Wales and, as in England, is set to have a major impact on agency revenues. 

How to Increase The Rent

Letting Agent Blog, section 13

 

How a Gen Z Letting Agent Wins Landlords

Letting Agent Blog, how to win new landlords

We spoke with Josh Walshe, of Walshe’s Property and Letting Agency in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire. We wanted to find out what his secret was behind the success of both being a new business and being...

Top Tips for Handling Bad Tenants

Letting Agent Blog

In the majority of cases, tenants are great. They are usually the law-abiding guardians of the landlord's property, which is often the biggest investment the landlord would make in their lifetime....

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