Category: Lettings

The Professional Tenant

The Professional Tenant

"The Professional Tenant" Are you one of the many Landlords in Brighton & Hove who has experienced great monthly yields from your student lets?   But, are your properties, by default, empty during summer?   You'll know this can seriously dent annual yield by up to 25%.

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Landlords – Insurance Matters

Landlords – Insurance Matters

"Landlords, Insurance Matters" Are you one of the reportedly 1 in 8 Landlords without Landlord insurance?You, like most Landlords, will, of course, have regular buildings insurance, covering subsidence, storm damage, flooding etc.

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Landlord Unexpected Costs

Landlord Unexpected Costs

"Landlord Unexpected Costs" Landlords, we think you'll be interested in statistics revealed by a survey that identifies some of the physical costs of being a Landlord, along with their knock-on effects.

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Should I furnish my rental property?

Should I furnish my rental property?

"Should I furnish my rental property?" Landlords often ask us whether or not it is worth furnishing a property they intend to let.“Furnishing” usually means everything required to live reasonably comfortably in a property, including white goods, with the exception of bedding and personal possessions.

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Tenant Charges (Part 1)

Tenant Charges (Part 1)

"Tenant Charges" Letting Agents are no longer allowed to charge a fee to process a Tenant’s application to rent.  But this does not mean that an Agent cannot ask for certain monies, so here’s Part One of our 'Brief Guide for Tenants'.

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Tenant Charges (Part 2)

Tenant Charges (Part 2)

"Tenant Charges - Post Agreement" Letting Agents are no longer allowed to charge a fee to process a Tenant’s application to rent.  But this does not mean that an Agent cannot ask for certain monies, so here’s our 'Brief Guide for Tenants' (Landlords listen up too!).

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6 Steps to a Successful Tenancy Application

6 Steps to a Successful Tenancy Application

"6 Steps to a Successful Tenancy Application" If you’re looking to rent a property, you may find yourself in a competitive environment, with a limited selection of properties from which to choose.It is therefore important to make it easy for your future Landlord or their Letting Agent to regard you as their NUMBER #1 choice of Tenant in order to smooth your move.

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Landlords – look after your property or face the Courts

Landlords – look after your property or face the Courts

"Landlords - avoid Court action by looking after your property" Landlords, you are up to speed with the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018, aren't you?This legislation means that Tenants can take direct action over substandard property, rather than having to rely on their Local Authority to pursue a Landlord who fails to adequately maintain it.

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