LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Tonbridge

28/04/2017

Spare a thought for others!

Sometimes personal experiences maybe unpleasant, however they usually teach us a lot about ourselves. We should spare a thought for others less fortunate than ourselves.

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Tonbridge

03/02/2017

Do all tenants want long term tenancies?

Robert Gordon-James, Director of Martin & Co Tonbridge, considers whether there really is demand for longer style tenancies in the private rented sector. 

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Tonbridge

02/07/2014

New Property Manager

In order to keep pace with our continued growth, we are delighted to confirm that we have now recruited a new member to our team in Tonbridge. Laetitia Lemee will be joining us on Monday 30 June as our new Property Manager. Laetitia brings with her a

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Tonbridge

27/11/2013

Investors - fill your boots!

Low earners are missing out on property for either earning too much for social housing or too little for the Government's Help to Buy Scheme. Savills have estimated that since 2009, during the financial crisis, more than 500,000 UK households a year have

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Tonbridge

11/11/2013

Paying on time pays!

RENTAL payments will appear on credit reports for the first time from the end of this year, the credit reference agency Experian revealed. Tenants who pay rent late will get a black mark, hitting their chances of securing a mortgage or credit card.

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Tonbridge

10/11/2013

Tonbridge keeps growing!

A TONBRIDGE grotspot which has been empty for more than five years is set to be demolished. Sovereign House, in the heart of the town, has been left locked up and derelict since the former publishing offices, built in the 1980s, closed its doors. The

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Tonbridge

08/11/2013

Please - not me !!!

Being gazumped is probably the most infuriating thing that can happen to a house-hunter. It was a tell-tale feature of the booms in the Nineties and Noughties, but since the financial crisis of 2008 it has been much less common ....until now! Vendors have

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Tonbridge

08/11/2013

Staff News

We are delighted to confirm that becoming an apprentice, can mean that you get a job at the end of it! Hannah Blanchard joined us 12 months ago as an apprentice Administrator, and such has been her progression that Hannah has been rewarded with the post

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Tonbridge

29/11/2012

Award Winners!

Local Letting Agency Honoured with National Award The Tonbridge office of Martin & Co - the UK’s award winning lettings and property management agency, has been recognised as the winner of the national award for “Best Young Business”. This award

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Tonbridge

09/10/2012

Still going up!!!

DESPITE an on-going global recession, Sevenoaks is retaining its reputation as a "millionaire's playground". Its affluence has been highlighted by new development Sackville Place, where apartments are being marketed with a £1.8million price tag. Such is

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Tonbridge

29/09/2012

To evict or not to evict!

An interesting article by Justin Bates, barrister at Arden Chambers appeared in Inside Housing this week- read on:- “Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights guarantees, among other things, that everyone has the right to respect for their

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Tonbridge

28/09/2012

Long stay?

Shelter the housing charity claims a five-year 'stable rental contract' would be preferable to the current shorter terms as this would allow tenants to put down roots and also give more certainty to landlords. In their report “A better deal - towards

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