Legislative chat in the rental sector
What is happening or may be likely to happen as we enter a new decade? There have been many legislative changes in the rental sector over the last few years, and this shows no signs of slowing down as we enter the 2020s.
Top tips for tenants to make your property ready for Winter
Autumn and winter can cause problems for properties, and they need to looked after a little bit more than the rest of the year. There is a responsibility on tenants to ensure that they are doing what they can as residents of the property to minimise any potential issues- the landlord has repairing obligations on a property but tenants can sometimes cause a problem without realising it, and these simple steps can help to reduce the chance of issues occurring.
Landlord Inventories: how important are they?
Landlord inventories are probably one of the most overlooked but important elements of a tenancy agreement. Donna Cheney, Head of Lettings, explains why.
Rogue agents fined £1.2m by Trading Standards
ARLA Propertymark wants to see the government get tough on rogue letting agents following reports that Trading Standards in London fined agents £1.2m over the last 15 months.
GFW Letting Experiences 13% increase in Managed Property Despite National Decline in Supply
GFW Letting, have experienced an increase of 13% in year-on-year managed property despite there being a decline on a national scale for the 20th successive month (June 2019: Residential Market Survey, RICS).