July 22, 2014
Lake Drive, Hamworthy property market outperforms Sandbank’s Shore Road’s by nearly 40%! Yesterday, someone from Hamworthy, on behalf of someone else, who might have been on behalf of ..
July 15, 2014
Rental yields in Colehill versus property prices. I was asked to give a property appraisal last week, for a chap in Colehill, who was interested in discussing the differences and benefits of buying ..
July 08, 2014
I was talking to a chap who lives in one of those new modern 4 bed detached houses that have recently been built on the Leigh Road, just past Parmitier Drive. Whilst he lived in a brand spanking new .
November 06, 2013
When it comes to pets and rental properties, things are often quite complicated. The majority of lessors have problems with allowing pets in their homes. There is nothing wrong with this and it is ..
October 17, 2013
It is the landlord's responsibility to make sure that his tenants do not cause too much noise and disturb the people in the neighborhood. These days most of the lease contracts have a special cause ..
June 29, 2011
Many real estate investors get burned by tenants all the time. A lot of these unlucky landlords are so fed up that that they are ready to do anything to get out of the tenant nightmare. And sometimes .
April 25, 2011
I have been a landlord for 15 years and when I talk to my friends who are also land lords I can see that they don't have the experience which I have gained during my career. They are often reckless ..
January 28, 2011
After renting out your home for a year, or even less, you'll start to notice the damages on your home. It's not necessarily one renter, sometimes it is, but its the overall extensive and hard use ..
June 17, 2010
Practically everyone has shown an interest in investing in real estate over the last decade. Before the economic crash and housing market collapse hit, many people were in some way involved in doing ..
December 19, 2009
Over half (58 percent) of the UK’s landlords are feeling more confident about the buy-to-let market in December 2009, than they did last month, according to the latest poll from Upad.co.uk. ..
October 02, 2009
Knight Frank’s London Residential Review (Autumn 2009), highlights that today’s average London tenant signs for less than a year – standing at 11.5 months. In response to the ..
July 10, 2009
Having more than one tenant in a property can offer benefits to a residential landlord in terms of economies of scale, not to mention potentially higher rental income, and the fact that you are ..
May 15, 2009
For many property owners, often a primary concern is that a fire or similar damage could make their property they own uninhabitable, and therefore deprive them of the rental income that it generates. .
January 13, 2009
Are you looking for a landlord guide to unravel the big words and confusing terms used by rental property owners? Our plain English landlord guide will explain every common word and crucial term that .
December 23, 2008
Choosing between a periodic tenancy and fixed term tenancy is one crucial decision that you will have to make as a landlord. Find out if a periodic lease is right for your rental property today. So ..
December 14, 2008
Buying rental property is an important long term investment and you have to know your facts before you jump into it. Find out how you can become the proud landlord of a profitable rental property ..
December 10, 2008
If you want your rental lease to be profitable and trouble-free, then it's crucial to know what are the deadly pitfalls to avoid. Find out what are the common yet lethal mistakes that landlords make ..
November 05, 2008
What I mean by “little steps" to putting a quality tenant/buyer into your investment property is that the “little things" make the big difference and if you are taking shortcuts you are ..
November 05, 2008
The Lease with Option to Purchase Agreement has become a popular tool for real estate investors to attract Tenants, because it offers Tenants the opportunity to lease a property with an option to buy .
November 04, 2008
Whether you want to invest in real estate as a full time job or just make some extra money, don't be afraid of the current state of economic affairs. Investing in real estate has and will always be a .
October 30, 2008
Anyone following the markets recently will understand that the real estate market has now become a hot topic and almost everyone is now interested in how it works. Because of current trends, more and .
October 27, 2008
The mp3 player (Ipod) and podcast have been one of the greatest new learning tools for real estate investors and landlords. Gone are the days of lugging around piles of scratched CD's of Dave ..
October 27, 2008
There have been discussions and proposals for some time to introduce mandatory energy ratings of homes. This is now being applied across all European Union countries pursuant to the European ..
October 06, 2008
It was a question that once never entered our consciousness - if we wanted to move, of course we would sell up! Now suddenly there are too many variables involved and many of us are asking the ..
October 05, 2008
Landlords will need an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Landlords who market an investment property for letting now risk a £200 fine from the Local Trading Standards Officer if they do not have ..