News 2018-01-31T10:05:29+00:00

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

Advantages Of Renting A Property

There are plenty of advantages of renting. However, making the decision of whether to rent or buy property in 2019 in one that continues to split opinion.  Unfortunately the answer is very much in the eye of the beholder. Now, more than ever, we are seeing a marked change in both the sales and lettings markets. Unfortunately many have no [...]

By | February 27th, 2019|Categories: Tenant Advice|0 Comments

Landlord Insurance 2019- Is It Important?

Not a week goes by when we aren't asked about landlord insurance and the importance of having adequate cover. Although this isn't compulsory, some lenders make it a requirement within their buy-to-let mortgage conditions. There are countless things that can go wrong in any property. It really does pay to have the right landlord insurance cover in the first place. [...]

By | February 19th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Tips|0 Comments

Property Inventory – How Important are they?

Landlords in Nottingham continue to face issues surrounding the condition of their rental properties at the end of the tenancy. In fact, during our property appraisals we see as many as 30% of landlords still questioning the benefits of a good property inventory. This article intends to de-bunk the myths surrounding property inventories. On top of this, our key steps [...]

By | February 11th, 2019|Categories: Landlord Tips|0 Comments

Refurbishing property – 10 Top Tips

Here are our 10 Top Tips tips for refurbishing a rental property. If you have recently purchased a property that you intend to let out but acknowledge it needs some work doing beforehand, then follow our 10 Top Tips below. These have been tried and tested to ensure you get the best results out of your refurbishment. It will also help [...]

By | February 1st, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

House Prices in Nottingham – Where are they heading?

It’s fair to say that a lot has happened with house prices in Nottingham during 2018. We've seen continuing shifts in tenant demographics, increasing tenant demand , better rental yields and also perhaps the busiest year we've had to date. Most recently however, the licensing of over 35,000 rental properties by both Nottingham City and Gedling Borough council marks an [...]

By | January 15th, 2019|Categories: Market Insights|0 Comments