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Tenants - What To Look For In A Property

Fri 30 Jun 2017

We often meet lots of Tenants who are interested in the same type of property, but have different key criteria. There is such a wide variety of properties available, that you can see several properties that meet your basic criteria but don’t tick all the boxes. So how can you narrow down your search so that you only see the relevant properties, but make sure get the right one?


Over Or Under Market Value? How Does Your Property Compare?

Sat 20 May 2017

Whether you are buying or renting, when looking for a new property “Location, location, location” is said to be key. However, price also plays a big part in deciding which properties to view, being one of the key factors in narrowing down your search.


What Makes A Good Letting Agent? Does Yours Measure Up?

Tue 09 May 2017

We like to think that most Letting Agents are very professional. Working in the industry ourselves, however, we are aware that sadly this is not always the case.


Brexit – How Will Article 50 Affect Landlords and Tenants?

Wed 29 Mar 2017

On 23rd June 2016, Great Britain voted on the EU referendum, arguably one of the most controversial topics of recent years. The overall vote was that Britain should leave the European Union, and even this was greatly contested, with calls from the “remain party” to hold another in short succession. Today Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50, which signals the start of proceedings for Britain to leave the EU, for better or for worse. This decision will affect every British citizen, as well as citizens from other European states living in the UK. This includes Landlords and Tenants.


Are Rent Prices In Chingford Springing Up?

Mon 27 Mar 2017

In Chingford, it appears prices are certainly on the increase, with an approximate average price of a three-bedroom house increasing from around £1600 to around £1700 per month.


Thinking Of Investing In Highams Park?

Wed 01 Mar 2017

Highams Park is a small district between Walthamstow, Chingford and Woodford Green, which is mainly residential. So would this be a potential good investment for Landlords looking to expand their portfolio? Here are the pros and cons:


Spring Cleaning Your Investment

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Spring Cleaning Your Investment It is the time of year when Spring is finally on its way again. The weather is warming up, the birds are starting to sing, and flowers are beginning to poke up from the barren soil. Many people are starting to think about their annual spring clean, and for Landlords, you should be thinking about your rental property too.


Rents Predicted To Rise In 2017

Mon 16 Jan 2017

Rightmove have released their quarterly forecasts via their Rent Trends Tracker. This gives a national picture of rental prices and activity over the past few weeks, and predicts what is likely to happen in 2017.