Category Archives: Lettings

How Much Rent Should I Charge My Tenants?

A regular income of rent is one of the joys of being a landlord. Not only does it help your day-to-day living but it’s also essential to the healthy maintenance of your portfolio. So how much rent should you charge … Continue reading

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How to Be a Good Landlord

Landlords have a bad rep. Most tenants will happily tell you about their experience with a previous tyrant they rented from. Unfortunately, this isn’t always justified. There’s an inherent contempt for the profession which is hard to evade. Thankfully, it … Continue reading

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Should I Allow Pets in My Rental Property?

For many years it has been notoriously difficult to find a landlord that’ll happily let to pet owners. Opening the door to pet owners offers many potential benefits but can be a serious gamble. There are many genuine considerations that … Continue reading

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Ending a Tenancy Agreement: Landlord Advice

Ending a tenancy agreement needn’t be a headache for landlords. It is however very important to get it right. There are procedures and laws in place to ensure you’re doing everything fairly and within reason. So before you begin to … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know Before Becoming a Landlord

Becoming a landlord isn’t easy. It’s not a career choice that should be made without genuine thought and consideration. Many people become landlords to capitalise on solvency or as an investment for the future. If you’re considering becoming a landlord … Continue reading

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Help! A Tenant Left Belongings in My Property After Moving Out! What Should I Do?

So the issue all landlords despise has happened. A tenant has moved out but left some of their belongings in your property. You’re now unsure what to do next. From this moment onwards, your actions have to follow law and … Continue reading

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Countrywide UK Offices to Close in Near Future

It has been reported today that Countrywide Group estate agency is to close around 60 of its UK offices in the coming weeks. In a comment to Estate Agent Today, Countrywide said: “Following consultation with colleagues, we have made the … Continue reading

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Who Are the Worst Kind of Tenants?

Being a landlord is a very unique line of work. You see how people behave behind closed doors. There’s a lot you can tell about a person by the way they conduct themselves during and how they leave a tenancy. … Continue reading

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Landlord Money Saving Tips

Being a landlord isn’t easy. There can be some great highs to the job but some real lows too. Landlords are often hit with unnecessary and avoidable costs. It doesn’t have to be this way. We’ve put together a few … Continue reading

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No Letting Go Services Get Paul Shamplina and Direct Line for Business’ Seal of Approval

This week Paul Shamplina, founder of Landlord Action and celebrity in the field of property, took to the Direct Line for Business blog to discuss the importance of getting your property inventory right. In this piece Paul discusses the need … Continue reading

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