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LANDLORDS BEWARE   From 1st April next year it will become a requirement for all properties rented out in the Private Rented Sector to have a minimum Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of E...

A few years ago I started a local campaign to have Estate Agents boards banned within the Borough of Ealing and anyone either walking or driving around Ealing today will soon realise that the campaign came...

How to Avoid the Biggest Student Renting Mistakes

Many of the posts on this blog have been directed at or from the perspective of a mature tenant/landlord. But what about students? I have taken over from John this week to give some student to student...

Are We Creating the Slums of Tomorrow ?

Those of us who have been living in Ealing over the last 25 years or so have seen significant changes taking place in the character of our town and those changes have been for better or for worse...

Time's Running Out! Energy Performance Certificates

How time flies! It is now almost 10 years since the introduction of The EPC (energy performance certificate). It was on the 1st October 2008 that the EPC had to be displayed with any property either for...

UK Property Values Rise by £17 a Day

A Recent analysis of the property market's performance across 2017 has shown that UK homes are gaining almost £17 in value daily. The latest report from Zoopla has revealed that house prices in...