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Pros and Cons of Letting Agents

Pros and Cons of Letting Agents

There are two types of landlords:  The professional landlord with one property or a portfolio of properties. Being a landlord is a serious business to them.  The ‘accidental’ landlord. ‘Accidental’ because they didn’t set out in life to become a landlord but perhaps...

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Agents offered new repair management app…

Agents offered new repair management app…

[ad_1] A new maintenance management app connecting agents and their tenants allows the tracking of repairs. Refectio compiles tenants’ faults onto a dashboard, with each fault sent as a case report by email to the agent.  Tenants are able to log...

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Time limit announced for smoke ala…

Time limit announced for smoke ala…

[ad_1] Rental and other households should replace optical smoke alarms every 12 years unless manufacturers recommend otherwise, according to a study by the Building Research Establishment. The research found that over a 12-year timeframe, a build-up of dust...

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Agency says buy to lets are lagging …

Agency says buy to lets are lagging …

[ad_1] A lettings agency that works closely with Build To Rent developers says half of the schemes allow pets. Pet rentals have been a hot topic in recent times and despite the government’s changes to the model tenancy agreement discouraging a blanket ban,...

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