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With soaring energy wholesale prices, there has never been a better time to improve your rental property’s energy efficiency. Here’s how you can do it with 4 quick wins…
On a mission to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, the UK government have proposed new EPC regulations. These changes are due to take effect in 2025 and if you don’t comply, you could face fines of up to £30,000.
Becoming a landlord introduces you to many landlord laws you need to be aware of and adhere to. It’s not the most thrilling part of the job, but if you fail to have the relevant certificates and paperwork in place now, you could find yourself facing difficulties in the future. Some landlord laws you could […]
Renting to young professionals is a popular approach for many landlords, especially those with HMOs. The alternative would likely be to rent to students, but the simple truth is renting to young professionals is more appealing for a few reasons. Firstly, you know the tenant is employed, giving you a certain amount of faith your […]
Just like with the housing market, the interior design of your rental property can make all the difference to how quickly your property lets and to what type of tenant. If you want your rental property to rent quick, the best way is to make it stand out from the crowd and interior design is […]
When you think of property investment, you perhaps think of long-term rentals but when you’re considering your 2021 investment strategy, there are more options you should consider. The traditional buy-to-let approach to property investment is a strong one with regular income through rental yields and capital gain over time, but HMO’s and flipping are definitely […]
Launched back in 2013, the ECO3 scheme is designed to reduce the UK’s carbon emissions and support those living in fuel poverty. Under this government legislation, UK energy companies are obligated to provide funding to low-income and vulnerable homes, and grants have been made available to aid the implementation of energy efficiency measures. These measures […]
The letting industry is often unpredictable at the best of times; add a pandemic into the mix and we’ve had an eventful year! With so much for landlords to think about at the moment, we’ve put together a quick guide of what you can expect from 2021 so you don’t get caught out.
We’re getting used to ‘change’ but 2021 will bring some important changes for landlords. The letting industry is often unpredictable at the best of times; add a pandemic into the mix and we’ve had an eventful year! With so much for landlords to think about at the moment, we’ve put together a quick guide of […]