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Energy Act - Implications for landlords?

Posted on 20/05/2015

Energy efficiency in rental property is set to become more important in the coming years due to two pieces of legislation that fall under The Energy Act 2011.

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Increase the value of your buy-to-let property

Posted on 06/05/2015

After the recent pension reforms and the admission of many retirees that they will be investing some if not all of their pension pot in buy-to-let property, the sector’s appeal has been well documented.

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Maximising Rental Income
Tags: Buy-to-Let

5 steps to maximising your rental income

Posted on 17/02/2015

If you’re a new or prospective landlord looking to maximise your income, then knowing the market you operate in is essential. In this post, we take a look at how you can ensure that your property portfolio is as profitable as possible.

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Rent vs Income - Where Do You Fit in?

Posted on 08/12/2014

How does where you live affect how well off you are? We look at rent/wage ratios in our fascinating new infographic.

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Decorating for Landlords: Bathrooms

Posted on 11/11/2014

If you need to replace the bathroom in your property, you’re probably already prepared to spend a bit of money doing so.

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Landlord Lets with Pets
Tags: Buy-to-Let, Pets

Allowing tenants with pets – a great investment or barking mad?

Posted on 09/11/2014

Around half of UK households own a pet and, although many letting agencies are signing up as ‘pet friendly’, lots of landlords still don’t allow tenants to have animals in their properties.

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