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Superstrike v Rodrigues landmark decision in lettings industry?

By now everyone has heard of the landmark decision of Lord Justice Lloyd on 14 June in a case that has sent shockwaves through the lettings industry. Continue reading

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Is it easy running your own franchise business from home?

Lots of people dream about running their own business – for reasons which range from escaping the commute, spending more time with family or to simply fulfill an ambition and earn more money. And one of the best ways to … Continue reading

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What is Clean?

By Nick Lyons, Managing Director, No Letting Go Whilst it may be of no surprise to many long time property managers, the introduction of the deposit schemes (TDS) has highlighted an area that causes a great deal of time-related cost … Continue reading

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How is the shortage of new properties affecting the buy to let market?

From all the media stories, no-one is quite sure whether the property market is booming or not! The simple answer is that the buy-to-let sector is doing very well but it would be doing even better if there were more … Continue reading

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How should we deal with one tenant leaving during a tenancy?

It’s always a situation you hope, as a landlord, you don’t have to deal with – when a tenant leaves early. Not only do you have the issues of finding another tenant you also have the potential legal issues to … Continue reading

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Buying is cheaper than renting in most U.S. cities

I am always interested in great property stories around the world and read an interesting article on CNN World about how it is now cheaper to buy than rent in most US cities ( http://money.cnn.com/2011/08/16/real_estate/buy_rent/ ) – if only that … Continue reading

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New Landlord Emergency Cover Launched

Leading providers of let property cover, Total Landlord Insurance, have just added Total Landlord Emergency Cover to their portfolio of insurance products designed specifically for landlords. Total Landlord Emergency Cover is a cost-effective insurance product that provides immediate assistance in … Continue reading

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Large deposits make inventories more important than ever

This article up from Property Drum by Operations Manager for ARLA, Ian Potter, further highlights how critical inventories with schedule of condition report have become. With such large sums of money at stake, ARLA has called on tenants and landlords … Continue reading

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Unpaid rent and filthy tenants – Latest Student Landlord Survey 2011

With student market nearly upon us, New Student Publications carried out an interesting straw survey on Student Landlord Problems Different categories were addressed covering areas from unpaid rent to cleanliness issues. Unpaid rent, filthy tenants and panicking about filling your … Continue reading

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Latest Guide on Deposits, Disputes and Damages

  Read the Latest Guide on Deposits, Disputes and Damages from all 3 Deposit Schemes By Nick Lyons, Managing Director No Letting Go All three deposit schemes have released an information document on managing your deposits, with advice on what … Continue reading

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