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Tags: Maintenance

Repairs and responsibilities: What are you responsible for?

Posted on 13/04/2015

As a landlord, you’ll probably be well aware that you have a number of important responsibilities when letting your property.

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Will pension reforms affect the lettings industry?

Posted on 13/04/2015

Recent changes to pension regulations, which came into effect on April 6th, may see the rise of a new generation of landlords who are reaching retirement age, also dubbed as ‘silver landlords’.

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Pets for Lets
Tags: Pets

Pets for lets: accepting a tenant with a pet

Posted on 17/03/2015

Britain’s pet population is rising, and many of these pet owners are tenants. Here, we look at the steps you should take if you accept tenants with pets

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Building Sum Insured Image
Tags: Insurance

What is buildings sum insured?

Posted on 26/02/2015

For busy Landlords, jargon and terminology can be quite confusing, especially if you’re a new landlord. To help, we’ve put together this post as an introductory guide.

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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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1tn of Property

Landlords to own £1tn of property in 2015

Posted on 08/01/2015

Recent figures released by the Office for National Statistics and Land Registry show that private landlords are set to own £1tn of property in 2015

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