Using Bridging Finance For Property Purchases

Bridging finance has become an increasingly popular source of short-term funding in the UK. This relatively new financial product emerged after the crash of the property market, when mortgage lending became very restrictive. Today, it is used by for everyday...

7 Tips for Letting Your Property

Are you interested in letting your property? Whether you want to make a long-term investment or you’re looking to make some extra monthly income, letting a property can be a financially rewarding experience.  But if you’re new to the game, there are a few things to...

Completing A Tenant Reference | A Landlord Guide

If you’ve ever interviewed for a job, the prospective hire probably requested references. They wanted to know your backstory. Were you a reliable employee? Did you perform your job as expected? Did you leave on bad terms? These are all important things to know before...

How To Clean Up Following An End Of Tenancy

What’s your first thought after an end of tenancy? Probably how to get another paying tenant in place ASAP! And while this is important, you first need to make sure the old tenant is exited correctly, properly clean the property and prepare it for the next occupant....

Negotiating With Letting Agents

Negotiating with letting agents can be tricky. As a landlord you want to be charged the smallest fee possible. The typical letting agent fees can take out a substantial chunk of rental profits. A small reduction in the letting agent fees won’t save you much over a...

A Guide To Tenancy Deposit Schemes (TDS)

Most people don’t realise that becoming a landlord also means needing a background in finances, or at least a crash course. Aside from monthly rent, tenants usually pay what’s known as a security deposit. You might be wondering how much of a security deposit to...

Accidental Landlord Guide

In life, a lot of things happen by accident - unexpected and unforeseen incidents that leave you in a pickle. Becoming an accidental landlord is actually more common than you might think. Most landlords invest in property or rent out a home or condo on purpose. In...

Renovating – Landlord Property Renovating Guide

Decorating your property well will mean you get more interest from tenants & increase the chances of them staying longer. In addition, a well decorated property opens the door for higher rental income. Our landlord's guide to renovating will help you ensure you’re...

Estate Agent Marketing

The rental market is competitive. The rental arms of estate agents face a battle in getting noticed by landlords who have properties to manage. Estate agent marketing needs to be on point. Landlord leads need to be generated and converted into instructions to stay...