All our branches are now open. Health and safety remains our main priority, and in line with government’s advice, a number of strict measures have been put in place to protect our staff and customers

Bognor Regis

09/01/2012

Monthly rents dipped November/December 2011!

According to the property portal 'Findaproperty.com' rental prices experienced a temporary lull in the final two months of last year. Since 2008 this has always been the case for November and December, before rebounding to new heights in the spring.

Read More

Bognor Regis

04/01/2012

Landlords - FREE Rent Guarantee Insurance!

As part of our Fully Managed Service we are offering Landlords our free rent guarantee insurance called MAC Promise for the first 6 months of a new tenancy. This offer is valid throughout January 2012 for any new managed property you introduce to us.

Read More

Bognor Regis

28/12/2011

New Electrical Safety Guide

Following several tragic fires the Electrical Safety Council has teamed up with the Association of Residential Managing Agents and a number of other organisations to produce a new guide to promote electrical safety in the communal areas of residential

Read More

Bognor Regis

28/12/2011

Landlords - December Newsletter now available!

Our December Newsletter is now available. To receive your free copy all we need is your e-mail address. The newsletter covers topics useful to Landlords such as changes in legislation, current market conditions, tax issues, local news and much more.

Read More

Bognor Regis

14/12/2011

Landlords failing to take advantage of tax breaks

Landlords are you claiming your full tax allowance on rental properties? Are you aware of what you can claim for? Not all Landlords are aware that they can offset some of their costs against their rental income. Did you know you can claim for mortgage

Read More

Bognor Regis

13/12/2011

Merry Christmas

The Bognor Regis office wishes you and your families a 'Merry Christmas' and a prosperous 2012. From Mike and Katrina Martin & Co (Bognor Regis) 01243 823000 bognorregis@martinco.com

Read More

Bognor Regis

07/12/2011

Pets or no pets?

Many Landlords state 'no pets allowed' at their rental properties as standard but what options are there? Just because a Landlord doesn't want your beloved pet at his property doesn't mean he hates pets there can be several reasons why he has taken

Read More

Bognor Regis

05/12/2011

Private Rental Sector Shortage

The private rented sector is running out of capacity according to ARLA. Many agents are reporting more tenants than properties; this has hit a record high with 74% saying that demand is outstripping supply. The increase in demand is particularly acute

Read More

Bognor Regis

01/12/2011

Tenancy Deposits - Landlords are you aware of the changes?

From next year, agents and landlords will have 30 days in which to protect a tenant’s deposit, rather than the current 14 days.The change is part of ‘tweaks’ made to tenancy deposit protection in the new Localism Act 2011.These were made following court

Read More

Bognor Regis

30/11/2011

Record-breaking year for Martin & Co franchisees

Martin & Co have had a record year so far for 2011 with 23 new franchisees joining the brand plus an extra 8,000 more rental properties on the books.Managing director Ian Wilson said “We are very fortunate people indeed because every year has been a

Read More

Bognor Regis

29/11/2011

Tenants have to find more to put down as deposit

The Tenancy deposit protection scheme my|deposits says that the average tenancy deposit has increased by £125 in the past year, from £985 to £1,110. Landlords and agents in London take the biggest deposits from tenants (£1,495) when letting property,

Read More

Bognor Regis

28/11/2011

Landlords - November Newsletter now available

Our November Newsletter is now available. To receive your free copy all we need is your e-mail address. The newsletter covers topics useful to Landlords such as changes in legislation, current market conditions, tax issues, local news and much

Read More