Property management: where should I keep a tenant’s deposit?

As a private landlord, you have a legal obligation to keep your tenant's deposit in a tenancy deposit protection (TDP) scheme. This needs to be done within a 30 day period following the beginning of a new tenancy, as if you don't you could face a number of issues. To help make this clearer for [...]

By | 2017-03-13T09:35:13+00:00 October 27th, 2015|Deposits, Landlord, News, Responsibilties|0 Comments

Why do I need an assured shorthold tenancy agreement?

When it comes to letting a property, having a proper tenancy agreement in place is an absolute must. The most common, and indeed popular, choice for private landlords whether new, accidental or experienced is to have in place an assured shorthold tenancy agreement (or AST). With one of these in place you afford yourself the [...]

By | 2017-03-13T09:35:13+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|Landlord, News, Responsibilties|0 Comments

How do I market my partner’s property for rent?

If you and your partner or spouse are moving in together and they own their property, then it's worth considering the option of letting it out. By becoming a landlord rather than selling the property, you'll be making an investment. However, if you decide to take the plunge, how do you go about making it [...]

By | 2017-03-13T09:35:14+00:00 October 16th, 2015|Advertising, Landlord, News, Responsibilties|0 Comments

How do I make my private properties to rent stand out?

The buy-to-let market is hotly competitive. In a crowded market, it can be difficult to attract tenants to your property and arrange viewings; however Rentr can help you with both of these things. As a private landlord, it's understandable that you want your properties to let as quickly as possible, protecting your investment in the process. In [...]

By | 2016-09-06T08:16:22+00:00 October 16th, 2015|Advertising, News, Property, Viewings|0 Comments