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Home Rental
The rules relating to property rental fees have changed

On June 1 2019 the new Tenancy Fees Act came into force. How will this benefit those who rent property, and what does it mean for the longer term?...

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Alex Hartley 26th June, 2019
How to find the best tenants

A practical guide on the steps to take to maximise the chance of getting great tenants. You don't want to skimp on your selection process!...

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Amanda Gillam 11th April, 2019
How to find the best landlords

There are 2 million landlords in the UK who own around 5 million properties. If you are about to rent then how do you make sure you find a great landlord?...

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Amanda Gillam 4th April, 2019
The rise of rented property licencing – How it works and who it affects

Around the UK councils are introducing private landlord licencing schemes to raise standards. But to drive this process tenants will also need to take part....

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Alex Hartley 3rd September, 2018
All you need to know about acting as a rental property guarantor

As rents rise ahead of incomes landlords of rental property seeing growing risk. So they are asking for rental guarantors to protect them from missed payments....

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Alex Hartley 19th July, 2018
What are your rights as a social housing tenant?

If you rent your home from your local council or housing association you'll want to make sure you understand your legal rights....

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Oliver Jones 18th May, 2017
The rise of Generation Rent and build-to-rent property

Owning a property may no longer be financially viable, but there are good reasons why not owning your home may have positive advantages not to be ignored....

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Alex Hartley 7th October, 2016
What are your legal rights as a tenant?

If you are renting your home you need to know your rights as a tenant. There are always risks renting but you have more legal protection than you may know....

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Alex Hartley 28th September, 2016
Is AirBnB more hassle than it’s worth?

Airbnb has grown rapidly and is a clever way of matching hosts to guests. Make an extra income & save money, but remember the hassles and risks involved....

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Alex Hartley 12th September, 2016
Should I buy or rent a house?

If you want to move into your own property should you rent or buy? Each has its advantages, but how do you make the choice? Here's how....

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Oliver Jones 10th August, 2016


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