Category: Lettings

Sell or Rent Your Property

Sell or Rent Your Property

"Thinking of selling or renting your property?" Sell or rent your property There is a high demand for rental properties in Brighton & Hove due to a cultural shift which has occurred over the past few years.

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Landlords – Permission to Rent

Landlords – Permission to Rent

"Landlords - do you have permission to rent?" Attention Landlords!  We really wanted to grab your attention to ask whether you have permission to rent out your property: Have you read the terms of your mortgage and lease? Do the terms of your mortgage and lease  give permission to sublet, or rent out, your flat or property? A Professional Letting Agent will ask for confirmation that you have written consent to let.

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Landlords – Costs of Self-Managing Your Property

Landlords – Costs of Self-Managing Your Property

"Landlords - Costs of Self-Managing your Property!" Smart investors are keen to snap up bargains, and the buy-to-let market remains surprisingly active.  However, whilst it is tempting to go out and buy, buy, buy – a word of caution, because it might not be so easy to let, let, let.

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Landlords Tenant Fees Ban Transition

Landlords Tenant Fees Ban Transition

"Landlords - Tenant Fees Ban Transition" Landlords, the Tenant Fees Ban transition period ended on 31 May 2020. I asked James Duffy, MARLA MNAEA MIRPM, Branch Manager and The Compliance Coach here at Callaways, to give further guidance for Landlords on the Tenant Fees Act.

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Licensed ARLA Propertymark Agent

Licensed ARLA Propertymark Agent

"Why it's wise to choose an ARLA Propertymark Agent" Landlords, do you know the differences between a Licensed ARLA Propertymark Lettings Agent, and one which isn't? James Duffy (right), MARLA Propertymark Licensed Professional explains, "Agents do not currently have to be qualified.

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Gardening Time

Gardening Time

"Landlords - How Does Your Garden Grow?" Is it a garden, an oasis of tranquillity, or a jungle?  Without a doubt, it's gardening time... Are you thinking of renting out your home or property with a garden?  Your garden is an extension of your property, a welcome retreat for dining, playing, relaxing, and tending! During this period of lockdown, how much we, as a nation, have come to appreciate our green spaces, parks and public gardens, our tubs and shrubs, our balconies and display boxes.

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Reputable Rental Services

Reputable Rental Services

"Reputable Rental Services" Have you read the numerous reports in the media telling of tenants handing over money in good faith, hoping to move into their new home?  They thought they'd signed up for reputable rental services, then.

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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?  Seriously, landlords insurance matters. You, like most Landlords, will, of course, have regular buildings insurance, covering subsidence, storm damage, flooding etc.

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Landlords Unexpected Costs

Landlords Unexpected Costs

"Landlords 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, and often unexpected costs.

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