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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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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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What are 'Revenge Evictions' and why could the law be changing?

Posted on 17/12/2014

Tenants complaining about the state of their rented property could soon receive protection from ‘revenge evictions’ under proposed legislation to be debated by MPs in the New Year.

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Landlord fined £12,000 for 'awful' state of rental properties

Posted on 11/12/2014

One landlord from Kent was recently fined £12,000 due to the state of his rental properties. Here, HomeLet have all the information on the case

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Tags: Money Saving

Grants to help you make your property eco-friendly

Posted on 11/12/2014

Maximising the eco-potential of your property can save your tenants money on their bills and increase the value of your property – as well as being better for the environment.
There are a few key government initiatives that can help you do this, without breaking the bank.

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