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The ban on upfront fees to tenants: eight things for landlords to consider

Posted on 23/12/2016

In light of the recent announcement to ban upfront fees to tenants, we explore what things landlords may need to consider going forward

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How to prepare your property for a new tenancy

Posted on 02/12/2016

In between tenancies is a busy time for landlords, we have put together some tips to help prepare your rental property before your new tenants move in.

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Get the best from winter viewings

Posted on 01/12/2016

As a landlord, you’ll never really welcome having a vacant property; but this can be a particular challenge in winter, as less tenants are looking to move than in summer and the weather can make even the prettiest property look dull and unappealing.

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Autumn Statement what could it mean for the PRS
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Autumn Statement: what could it mean for the PRS?

Posted on 23/11/2016

Following today's Autumn statement by Chancellor Philip Hammond, HomeLet takes a look at how the ban on letting agent fees and other legislation outlined in the statement could impact the PRS...

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Insurance Insight Infographic

Posted on 21/11/2016

Following on from the latest HomeLet Rental Index release and the upcoming release of tenant income data, we've prepared a handy infographic, with tips and advice that ensure landlords and tenants get the most out of their private rental property

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Photo inventories – should you be using them?

Posted on 17/11/2016

With tens of thousands of tenant deposit disputes every year, HomeLet take a look at photo inventories and their benefits to landlords

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