Wondering how it works? We effectively become your tenant, guaranteeing you a fixed rental income. We then sub-let the property, taking great care to select the right tenants and then manage the property throughout the fill duration of the tenancy – leaving you to get in with your busy life.
So, if you’re a landlord looking for a fixed rental income, paid each and every month without all of the normal stresses involved in letting out a property, then you have landed at the right place.
Guaranteed Rent Summary
1. A guaranteed rental income on time, every month
2. You still get paid even if the property is empty
3. You get paid even if the rent is late or isn’t paid at all
4. No set up fees, monthly commissions or hidden extras
5. We deal with the tenant’s queries, questions and complaints
6. A guaranteed contract start date – no worrying about how long it will take to find a tenant
7. If ever needed, we cover the court costs and eviction process
8. Regular property inspections and maintenance management
9. Internal condition guaranteed, subject to fair wear and tear up to one and a half months’ rent
The rental market is a volatile place at the best of times and with the government focusing more and more on this industry in a move to make it fairer and more effective there has been a significant increase in regulations which have had quite an impact on the market. Added to this, the increasing costs associated with buying a home, means that demand for rental properties is remaining buoyant. In this article we will take a look at what predictions property experts are making for 2020 and beyond.
ARLA Propertymark suggest that the majority of letting agents think rent prices will increase in 2020, with demand rising and the number of landlords operating reducing due to the increasing complexity and cost of the new Regulations. This, they predict, will force up rents and reduce choice for tenants.
When renting out a property there can be confusion about what appear to be conflicting rights of Landlords and Tenants. The Tenant has the right to “quiet enjoyment of the property” and the Landlord has the right to access the property for inspections or to make repairs. The ever changing legal landscape for tenancy agreements makes this fine line ever harder to understand and this can lead to tensions between the Landlord and the Tenant. In this article we aim to shed a little light on Landlord access rights which should help avoid those awkward moments and allow Landlords to ensure their investment is being looked after whilst also protecting the right of the Tenant to enjoy their home peacefully.
Right of access
As a Landlord you have the right to enter your property for things such as:
· Periodic inspections
· Make repairs as required
· Viewings for prospective tenants at the end of a tenancy
The UK has a great sporting heritage and some of the world’s most popular sports were invented in the UK. In this article we will take a look at some of the best places to live in the UK if you are a sports fan.
London is an obvious place to start as it is the largest city in the UK, but it also has international quality sports stadia and courses for pretty much every sport you could imagine wanting to see:
· Cricket – take a trip to the home of UK cricket at Lords, home of the MCC
· Rugby – just outside London is Twickenham, the home of English Rugby. If you can’t get tickets for Twickenham then you can always watch one of the top teams such as The Harlequins, the Saracens or London Irish.
· Tennis – Wimbledon, properly known as the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, hosts the Wimbledon tennis championships from 29th June to the 12th July in 2020, where the best tennis players in the world come to compete
· Football – For Football fans, London has lots to offer, with clubs like Chelsea, Tottenham, Arsenal, West Ham, Crystal Palace and Queens Park Rangers there is lots for every day football, but London is also the home of Wembley Stadium which is where the national team play.
Nearly half a million properties could be left unavailable for residents looking to rent in the private rented sector, as more landlords exit the market and move into short-term lets (i.e Airbnb) due to the raft of legislative changes they have been faced with.
Lets look at the scale of the UK’s short-term lets sector and the wider implications on the private rented sector.
Growth in short-term lets
Highlighting the huge growth in the short-term lets sector, the number of active listings on Airbnb in the UK rose by a third (33 per cent) to 223,000 in 2018 from 168,000 in 2017. As to be expected, London has the largest market in the UK, with the number of active listings rising four-fold from 18,000 in 2015 to 77,000 in 2019. Edinburgh has seen growth in short-term lets triple, with 32,000 active listings in the Scottish capital in 2019, up from 11,000 in 2016.
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