A warning to new landlords taking over existing tenancies

Ben Reeve Lewis takes a look at Section 3 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985. I dealt with a case this week where section 3 came up as an issue. What it is It’s quite unusual for it to … Continue reading

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Want to sell? This is what a messy garden could cost you

Right Estate Agents report that just under half of buyers said they would knock 20% off a property’s asking price if the outside looked messy. Having a messy garden could knock a staggering £60,000 off the value of your home. Just … Continue reading

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Should I rent or buy?

Right Estate Agents understand that if you’re looking to move out, you need to make the ultimate decision. Which option is best for you, renting or buying? To buy or not to buy, that is the question. Some people can’t … Continue reading

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11 cost-free ways to cut your energy bills

Right Estate Agents understand that the cost of energy might fluctuate but it’s always expensive. According to energy regulator, Ofgem, the average energy bill now totals a chilling £1,420 a year. But you don’t have to splash out on brand-new appliances … Continue reading

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How do you find the Right Letting Agent?

Well the clue is in the name! There are many lettings agents out there, all offering different services and choosing the right one can be time consuming and confusing. Trust and reliability are key. So, here are 3 top tips … Continue reading

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Pros and cons of solar panels

Right Estate Agents Shirley & Wythall understand if you are keen to make your home more eco-friendly, solar panels might seem like a pretty extreme way to go about it. But actually, solar photovoltaic panels (as they’re officially called) are … Continue reading

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Top tips for student property investment

Record numbers of students attending university have pushed up demand for rental property and in many UK towns and cities, resulting in a severe shortage of affordable student accommodation. Last year, the government lifted the cap on the number of … Continue reading

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11 things to know about buying at auction!

Buying property at auction is incredibly exciting.  The choice available, speed and certainty of sale, transparency of the price paid – plus the chance to bag a bargain are why so many people now choose to buy at auction. To … Continue reading

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What do students actually want from their rental accommodation?

Right Estate Agents understand that student property is attracting huge number of investors, attracted by promises of good annual yields, low void periods and an easy to manage investment. This does sound a tempting prospect to many, but what is … Continue reading

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12 things you need to know about Carbon Monoxide

Right Estate Agents reveal that most people know what carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is, but if someone asked you to name the most common symptoms, would you be able to? To help keep your family safe and secure, here’s 12 things … Continue reading

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