Landlords who have previously rented out a property will know that getting a good tenant can be far more important than achieving a higher rent. Obviously a high rental income is important for landlords, but 23 years’ of experience has certainly taught me the importance of getting the ‘right’ tenant rather than ‘just any’ tenant,… Read More

Whilst spring has been known to be the most popular time of the year to sell, this post-Christmas time frame can offer some real promise. For many, January is a month to hibernate and take things easy. The grey weather and post-Christmas blues can be a reason to stay indoors for the month. However, there… Read More

We wanted to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to clients past and present for taking the time to review us on Trustpilot. Into the New Year we’ve reached a new landmark, having received over 400 trusted reviews, maintaining our 5* “Excellent” rating with a Trustscore of 9.6/10. We are extremely passionate… Read More

We all know someone who is thinking of moving, chances are your friends could really do with some advice. With so many options to choose from, they’ll really value your opinion, as do we! To tie-in with our Trustpilot scheme, where our customers can see what you think, we’re now giving you the chance to… Read More

Each New Year comes with a new set of resolutions, but this year, why not let your home do the hard work and help you stick to them? A new year presents the perfect opportunity to make positive lifestyle changes, with the aim of becoming a better version of you. While setting a goal for… Read More

The countdown to Christmas is well underway… along with the end of term! As you must have a lot on your plate already, here are ten festive ideas that will certainly please the whole family. Planning for Christmas is no easy feat – with all the shopping, wrapping, packing, organising, meals to plan… the list… Read More

One of the main benefits of our branch towns is the proximity to the glorious countryside. Many of our towns and villages benefit from local nature reserves, parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty, which at this time of year can resemble a winter wonderland all preserved in frost to create a picture perfect frozen… Read More

In today’s autumn budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced a huge benefit for first-time buyers, having removed and reduced stamp duty land tax (SDLT), with immediate effect. Announced today, this is likely to mean that 80% of first-time buyers won’t pay SDLT at all, with 95% seeing it reduced in some way, providing a maximum… Read More

Winter chills and seasonal festivities can distract many in the world of property selling, but there’s still plenty of buying and selling in the world of property, at the end of the day, we all need somewhere to live! We’ve put together our top tips for selling during the winter months. Selling a home during… Read More

As a landlord, you are required by law to have an EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) carried out on the property you let, but did you know that from 1st April 2018 the Government will be applying a new law that requires all rented properties to be a minimum of an E rating. For the vast… Read More