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Kerb Appeal

Kerb Appeal

"Selling your Property? Get Kerb Appeal" You've probably heard the term 'kerb appeal' when it comes to selling and buying property.K.E.R.B. = Keep Everything Really Bright!When selling your property the positive impact of a good first impression cannot be overstated, and a good front, and back lawn is the obvious place to start.

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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 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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Property Statistics

Property Statistics

"Property Statistics" We pride ourselves on our extensive experience and local knowledge.  After all, Callaways has occupied the same location as it does now in Church Road, Hove since 1935!  We're also guardians of what we like to call VIPs - Very Important Property Statistics.

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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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Brighton Britain’s Favourite

Brighton Britain’s Favourite

"Brighton Britain's Favourite..." Brighton is Britain's favourite destination to spend free time and relax! Named as the “happiest place in the UK” by The Daily Express, it's easy to see why so many Britons choose Brighton as their preferred weekend getaway location.

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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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Life’s a beach

Life’s a beach

"Life's a beach..." In Brighton & Hove life's a beach.  Then almost without warning - Covid-19 and lockdown?  Normally busy and bustling, residents enjoy the fresh sea air.  Moreover, it wasn’t so long ago that the UK media were reporting the so-called ‘Boris Bounce’ in the UK property market.

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Landlords & Lockdown

Landlords & Lockdown

"Landlords & Lockdown" Can you spare 60 minutes on 19 May? We're holding a Landlords & Lockdown webinar to update you on the numerous aspects of managing your property.Quick quiz - could YOU answer the following 3 lockdown lettings questions?My gas safety certification is due, but my tenant won't let my contractor in - what should I do? My tenant tells me he's lost his job and can't pay his rent - what next? MEES? Sorry?In two weeks' time, 19 May 2020 14.

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