Category: Lettings

My Tenant wants to paint

My Tenant wants to paint

"My Tenant wants to paint" Tenant: "Oh hi! It's Paul here at 59 Acacia Road.  We want to paint the lounge ..."Landlord: "What colour were you thinking?"Tenant: "Poppy Red"Landlord: [Speechless]Tenants often ask us if their Landlord will allow them to redecorate the property.

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Rental Property – Who Chooses?

Rental Property – Who Chooses?

They say ‘An Englishman’s home is his castle’ – but when a couple is renting together, it is probably not the man who actually chooses it!Letting Agents polled in a recent survey (94%) confirmed that it is usually the woman in such a relationship who has the last word in choosing which home they rent!This may appear sexist, but the two most important single factors likely to clinch a deal that women identified as important are a modern kitchen (91% of agents questioned), and a his-‘n’-hers en-suite bathroom (95%).

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Showing Tenants Around

Showing Tenants Around

“Showing Tenants Around”Some people feel that flats and houses should be able to “let themselves” and do not need to be “shown” by Letting Agents. Whilst this may be true of certain exceptional properties, or where achieving the optimum rent is not an issue, most properties require the skills of a well-trained Letting Agent if they are to secure a good rent within a reasonable timescale.

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Happy Landlords

Happy Landlords

A recent survey of over 500 residential Landlords reports that Landlords are overwhelmingly satisfied with the service they receive from their letting agent and find them an invaluable resource. Some 92% of Landlords reported a positive experience with their letting agent.

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Rental Property Advertising Myth

Rental Property Advertising Myth

It would be perfectly reasonable to assume that as your rental property comes to market, your letting agent will simply post the property details on various property portals and wait for the Tenant enquiries to roll in.

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Single Point of Contact

Single Point of Contact

There is more to letting than matching Tenants to property, we find our clients appreciate the level of personal dedication and accountability provided by a single point of contact...

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