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Housing and Planning Bill: An update

Posted on 15/02/2016

Last October was when we first heard about the Housing and Planning Bill which includes a number of proposals that concern the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and particularly landlords.

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Floods: The importance of insurance

Posted on 12/02/2016

The recent floods have shown us the true importance of insurance, with thousands displaced from their homes and billions of pounds worth of damage caused.

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Do tenants really want long-term contracts?

Posted on 08/02/2016

From a landlord's perspective, the perceived wisdom is that longer tenancies are better as void periods are minimised – but this is neither here nor there for the tenant and their expectations.

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96% of landlords are happy with their tenants

Posted on 05/02/2016

Our recent tenant satisfaction survey proved incredibly popular, so much so that we decided to also consult landlords for their thoughts on the private rented sector

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High tenant turnover - Stressful for landlords

Posted on 05/02/2016

Our recent survey of almost 2,000 landlords has given us a keen insight into what landlords think about the private rented sector, with many of the results echoing sentiments expressed

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Two consultations landlords need to know about

Two consultations landlords need to know about

Posted on 29/01/2016

Keeping on top of new legislation and staying up to date with wider changes to the Private Rented Sector (PRS) are important aspects of being a landlord.

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