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How to find good, quality tenants

How do you find good, quality tenants for your rental property? This is the main question all landlords want to know the answer to. And is the question we regularly get asked. But as always there's no definitive answer to this question. Sometimes it does just come down to luck. However there are some vital key steps you can take [...]

By | May 10th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Tips, Letting agents in Nottingham|0 Comments

Tenant Fee Ban Part 2 of 3 – Impact on the PRS

With less than 30 days to go until the Tenant Fee Ban takes effect, we take a look at the potential impact that this landmark legislation could have on the Private Rental Sector in England. For those who missed our previous email on this subject, please click here to discover what the Tenant Fees Act 2019 represents. Otherwise, read on as [...]

By | May 2nd, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Tenant Fee Ban – Part 1 of 3

Tenant Fee Ban Introduction On Wednesday 23 January 2019, parliament approved a bill which bans fees to tenants. This now means that it will be illegal for landlords and agents to charge administration and other fees to tenants. This includes - but is not limited to - referencing fees, credit checks, general administration fees and contract renewal fees. This new [...]

By | April 18th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Regulation|0 Comments

How to choose your letting agent?

Unsure how to choose your letting agent and also what they do? Many landlords will appoint a letting agent to handle the management of their rental property. But with over 150 Letting Agents to choose from in Nottingham alone, how do you choose which letting agent to use? Given that the agent will be responsible for important long-term financial and [...]

By | April 10th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Tips, Letting agents in Nottingham|0 Comments

New Landlord Regulation- Human Habitation

A new landlord regulation will come into force on Wednesday 20th March 2019. MP Karen Buck in 2018 initially introduced The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 to parliament. This legislation passed through the relevant approval stages very quickly, so much so, that many landlords have no idea about it. This article has been written to bring you up [...]

By | March 20th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Regulation|0 Comments

Legionnaires Disease – Landlord Guidance

Landlords have responsibilities for combating legionnaires' disease. This includes carrying out regular health and safety risk assessments in a rented property. This article is intended to give landlords guidance on legionnaires' disease, as well as highlighting the necessary checks involved in doing so. What is Legionnaires' Disease? Legionnaires' disease is caused by legionella bacteria. The infection is caused by breathing [...]

By | March 12th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Regulation|0 Comments