LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

We are pleased to announce that following the government’s guidance on moving home during the coronavirus pandemic, our branches in England have now re-opened for pre-booked appointments, and our branches in Scotland in Wales will start re-opening their doors over the coming days. 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. Visit our branch page to find contact details for your local office.

Letting Agent Today

03/03/2017

Tenants with children staying longer in rental accommodation

Tenants in private rented housing are staying longer than ever in their current homes as the proportion of tenants with children increases.

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Letting Agent Today

02/03/2017

Another major Build To Rent city scheme gets green light

Bristol council has given consent to a 255 unit city centre Build to Rent scheme to be constructed and managed by Legal & General. 

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Estate Agent Today

02/03/2017

House prices haven't got the memo - and they're still rising

With almost every pundit predicting house prices to moderate in 2017 - perhaps even fall - it comes as some surprise that annual vales in the year to the end of February actually rose according to new figures from the Nationwide.

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Letting Agent Today

01/03/2017

Survey reveals tenants' shocking lack of knowledge about renting

A survey of 1,000 tenants and landlords has provided evidence of what many agents already know - that the growing complexity of the private rental sector is proving challenging for many tenants and landlords alike to understand.

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Guest Blogger

28/02/2017

7 ways to damp proof your property

Damp is a major concern for many home owners and is one of the most frequent problems that we face with properties. Damp can lead to severe structural damage if not treated. Timberwise explain how you can avoid it.

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Estate Agent Today

27/02/2017

Capital appreciation on housing far outstrips other property types

Residential property has performed far better than any other property-type in terms of appreciation over the last year, according to new data.

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Letting Agent Today

27/02/2017

Can commercial mortgages help sidestep buy to let tax changes?

The proportion of landlords considering commercial loans to fund purchases has doubled over the last 18 months as they try to avoid forthcoming changes to landlord taxation.

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Letting Agent Today

24/02/2017

Spike in demand for rental accommodation says ARLA

Figures from the Association of Residential Letting Agents, now formally known as ARLA Propertymark, suggest there has been a surge in demand for rental accommodation since the New Year.

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Guest Blogger

23/02/2017

Property Trends to Look Out for During 2017: Part One

LPC living provide you with two of the biggest trends that are going to affect the property market this year.

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Letting Agent Today

22/02/2017

Fewer landlords likely to sell, Paragon lettings survey reveals

Tenant demand for private rented accommodation is continuing to rise according to a market report from specialist lender Paragon Mortgages. 

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Letting Agent Today

21/02/2017

Long-term renting increasingly routine, according to survey

Four in 10 people who rent a home expect still to be renting a property for up to a decade, according to a new survey of over 2,000 tenants.

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The Property Franchise Group

20/02/2017

Landlords - how 'swap rates' can save you money

You might have heard the term 'swap rates' when people talk about the price of fixed rate mortgages, but what are they and how do they actually work? Here's a look at what you need to know.

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