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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...

What Type of Landlord Are You? - Part 1

There are different types of landlord and it may be worth spending just a few minutes to ask yourself if you fit into any of the following categories (but be honest with yourself!).   First time...

A First Time Buyer's Guide to Making an Offer

  If you’re a first time buyer and you’ve begun the hunt for your first home, you may think that once you’ve found the right home you simply offer what they ask for and it’s...