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Renter’s solutions: gardening without a garden

Posted on 04/04/2013

It can be difficult to be green fingered if you’re renting a flat or apartment that doesn’t have a garden. However, there are lots of articles and blogs online that offer a wide-range of top tips and ideas for growing plants and even vegetables on balconies, patios and windowsills.

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Renting with pets

Posted on 14/03/2013

In a study conducted by the Dogs Trust in 2008, 78% of pet owners had experienced difficulties finding privately rented accommodation that allowed pets, with 54% of pet owners never actually being able to find a suitable rented property at all.

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Securing the perfect property in a competitive market

Posted on 14/03/2013

The current demand for rental properties has hit an all time high – with the difficulties of securing a mortgage, along with the increase in employment many prospective buyers are looking to the rental market for more flexible housing options.

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Tenant Panels to monitor work of social landlords

Posted on 14/03/2013

Tenant Panels are set to play a key role in monitoring the work of social landlords, raising concerns locally and working collaboratively with a wide range of regional Tenant Panels.

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Make sure you know your roles and responsibilities

Posted on 14/03/2013

According to recent official statistics the number of private renters has increased significantly since 2005 – with 1 million more households privately renting – up to 3.4 million last year. With this increase has also come a significant increase in rental prices, to the extent that tenants are being priced out of certain areas.

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HomeLet urge tenants to protect their belongings

Posted on 14/08/2011

HomeLet, the market leading provider of insurance solutions to the lettings industry, is encouraging tenants to make sure their possessions are covered following the release of the British Crime Survey for 2010/11.

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