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1 in 20 Tenancy Applications are Fake

21 May 2021 There’s been a huge 263 per cent increase in the value of fraudulent tenant applications in just three months, it’s been claimed. Homeppl, a tenant due diligence and guarantee firm, says agents have to be on high alert; the firm’s detection tests...

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The future of the tenant experience

20 May 2021 The last 12 months have heralded significant change across the property market and indeed we could argue across all markets in one form or another. But one change has been in the pipeline since before COVID and before work-from-home adaptation...

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Rental Market Has Gone To Pot

20 Apr 2021 Police seized more than 100 cannabis plants from a rented property in Eastbourne after responding to reports of suspicious behaviour in the area. Officers attended the house in Desmond Road at 9.20am last Wednesday, after receiving information from the...

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New Landlord Money Grab by Salford City Council

19 Apr 2021 Three and four person shared houses are to be taxed at £1,985 by Salford Council under a new ravens generation scheme called Additional Licensing. Under the scheme people living in shared houses have to have all sorts of fire doors and fire alarms that are...

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HMOs And Council Tax Banding!

02 Apr 2021 Guest Post by Hasan Sadik of Home-Share  There is much to consider when investing in an HMO and I spend a lot of time advising landlords on the best way to source, finance and manage their investments, as well as providing guidance on areas such as...

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Landlords pay for Council incompetence

04 Mar 2021 by Des Taylor & Phil Turtle, Landlord Licensing & Defence Yes, their incompetence is blatant to those who have to challenge them on a daily basis. The arrogance and aggressive methods are leaving landlords terrified and they produce no evidence...

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Shawbrook Bank buys up The Mortgage Lender

10 Feb 2021 Shawbrook Bank has strengthened its position in the residential and buy-to-let (BTL) markets with the acquisition of specialist intermediary mortgage business, The Mortgage Lender (TML). Shawbrook, a specialist lender to UK small and medium-sized...

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