Students Guide to Renting

For many students their move to university will be their first venture into the rental market and their initial dive into looking for their ideal accommodation can be an ...

Things to Check When Moving Into a Rented Property

When it comes to seeking out the perfect home via an online property agent, there’s little doubt that your main concerns are how much it costs, where it’s located and if ...

Critical Documents For New Tenancies

If you’re a landlord who is about to rent out your property via an online property agent or letting agency, then it’s going to be an extremely busy time for you. However, one ...

Reference and Credit Checks on Tenants

Wondering what exactly a reference and credit check is ie exactly what do they check and over what time periods? It’s good to know if you intend to rent a flat because if ...

Holding Deposits for Landlords

The introduction of the Tenant Fees Act (2019) brought in new rules for landlords in England and Wales around what they should do with a tenant’s holding ...

Who Makes the Best Tenants?

Should you look for young professionals, students or families for tenants for your just-purchased first buy to let? Well, before you decide, take a read at the ...

Are You Putting Off Tenants With High Upfront Costs?

There are many ways to annoy potentially great tenants for your property. You could, for instance, ask them for a load of cash upfront – and is exactly what this ...

A guide to moving in day for Landlords

Regardless of whether this is the first – or the fiftieth – time you have welcomed a new tenant into your property, there are a few steps to go through to make life ...