Category: Lettings

Portfolio Landlords

Portfolio Landlords

"Portfolio Landlords" Property Portfolio Landlords There are Landlords and there are Landlords.  Some are what we call “Accidental” Landlords, who decided to let their property as an alternative to selling.

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Tenant Subletting

Tenant Subletting

"Beware the Sub-Let" Tenant Subletting Only last year we reported an unfair quirk in the law which left Landlords way out of pocket.  You might like to refresh your memory by reading the case of Cheryl Roux.

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Meeting your Tenants

Meeting your Tenants

"Landlord & Tenant Meetings" Meeting your Tenants Professional letting agents will expect to accompany prospective Tenants who want to view your investment.  They are trained to maximise the opportunity.

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Rental Property and Smoke Alarms

Rental Property and Smoke Alarms

“Rental Property & Smoke Alarms” Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Alarms Responsible Landlords have always ensured the safety of their Tenants. However, did you know that under The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 it is a legal requirement? Most tenanted properties legally need to have a smoke alarm fitted in its room.

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Right to Rent

Right to Rent

"Immigration Legislation" Right to Rent Immigration legislation means that all private Landlords have to check that new Tenants have the right to rent.  Therefore, the tenants should have the right to be in the UK before renting a property.

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Tenants Garden

Tenants Garden

"Tenants Garden" Your Tenant's Garden Landlords often ask us what they should do about their garden in preparation for a tenancy.  Our answer is, "It's your Tenants Garden.  What do they want?" They also want to know what they can reasonably expect of a Tenant in terms of maintenance.

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Lettings Professionals

Lettings Professionals

“Residential Lettings? Lettings Professionals Have you noticed the increase in the number of letting agents whilst the number of prosecutions of rogue letting agents is sadly growing at an alarming rate?  Then you need to know how to spot lettings professionals.

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Property and Pets

Property and Pets

"Pet Friendly" Property & Pets The British are a pet-loving nation!  So it's hardly surprising that our article is about property and pets.  Our team at Callaways has a variety of dogs amongst them – French Bulldogs, a Labrador, and a Great Dane.

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Property Experience

Property Experience

"Need an Estate Agent?" Property Experience Which of the many factors do YOU take into account when choosing the 'right' estate agent to sell your property?  Whilst the first one that comes to your mind may revolve around price and fees, most people tend to choose more intelligently than this.

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