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Letting Agent Fee Discount – Limited Offer

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Posted on 13th May 2014

We are offering a Spring Sale on our Full Management Service with our letting agent fee Discount! Letting Agent Fee Discount Our normal letting agent fee for our Full Management Serive is 10% of ...

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Landlords selling up sooner

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Posted on 25th August 2015

UK Landlords are selling up sooner according to research in Countrywide’s latest Lettings Index. The survey says the time that UK landlords keep hold their investment properties fell from ...

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Tenancy Agreement U-Turn

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Posted on 20th August 2015

The government has backed down on plans to introduce a longer standard tenancy agreement. At the RESI conference in September last year, housing minister Brandon Lewis suggested that the ...

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Right to Buy – Now To Let

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Posted on 18th August 2015

According to research by social housing magazine Inside Housing, almost 40% of all homes sold under Right To Buy in England have become buy-to-let investment properties. The magazine used data ...

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Letting Industry – Green Deal Disappointment

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Posted on 14th August 2015

Many within the letting industry have expressed disappointment at the government’s announcement this week that it is scrapping the Green Deal. The Green Deal scheme offered incentives and ...

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Rent Increases – Worrying

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Posted on 14th August 2015

Even more letting agents are witnessing rent increases for private sector tenants, according to the latest survey by the Association of Residential Letting Agents. The latest ARLA market survey ...

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Landlord Tax Break Removed

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Posted on 12th August 2015

A recent Residential Landlords Association (RLA) survey suggests that the removal of landlord tax breaks in the last budget will almost certainly lead to higher rents for private rental sector ...

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First Time Landlords – Mortgage Deals

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Posted on 13th July 2015

Since the so-called ‘pension freedom’ was launched this spring, the number of buy-to-let products available to first-time landlords has risen by 13%. The number of buy-to-let products has ...

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Letting Property Safety Amendment

Letting Property Safety Amendment - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 3rd July 2015

New letting property safety legislation is coming into effect from 1st October. The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations Act 2015 means that landlords and letting agents must ...

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Letting Scams

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Posted on 2nd July 2015

Channel 5 has just aired the first episode of a new programme exposing letting scams. The new series, called Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords, will be shown in six parts. The first episode ...

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Client Money Protection Ignored by Trading Standards

Client Money Protection Ignored by Trading Standards - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 26th June 2015

Cambridge letting agents who have failed to comply with Client Money Protection requirements are being ignored by cash-strapped Trading Standards departments. This is a nationwide problem ...

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Tenants are Happy

Tenants are Happy - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 22nd June 2015

The majority of tenants are happy tenants, according to a new survey by Paragon Mortgages. The new survey discovered that 70% of tenants see their rental home as good value for money, while more ...

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Tenant Rents Still Rising

Tenant Rents Still Rising - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 22nd June 2015

Tenant rents have risen in all parts of the UK in the past three months, according to the quarterly Rental Index compiled by HomeLet (http://homelet.co.uk/). These latest figures for tenant rents ...

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Buy to let on increase

Buy to let on increase - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 22nd June 2015

A report from Connells Survey and Valuation (https://www.connells.co.uk/) suggests that buy to let is on the increase. Data from the report shows that, in return, letting agents could experience ...

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Letting Agent Redress Scheme not Enforced

Letting Agent Redress Scheme not Enforced - letting agents Cambridge
Posted on 12th June 2015

Companies who have not joined a Letting Agent Redress Scheme are not being prosecuted. This is according to a letting agent who has been undertaking his own research. He was told that none of the ...

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Rental Property Overcrowded

Rental Property Overcrowded - Cambridge letting agent
Posted on 8th June 2015

A landlord has been fined £11,000 for overcrowding his rental property and putting his tenants’ lives at risk. The London Borough of Hillingdon prosecuted Javeed Hossain for crowding too many ...

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Generation Rent Letting for Life

Generation Rent Letting for Life - Cambridge letting agent
Posted on 19th May 2015

A survey by the National Housing Federation (NHF) has discovered that most MPs believe that Generation Rent (under 30s living in their constituency) are likely to be renting in the private rented ...

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Tenant Evictions Reach Record High

Tenant Evictions Reach Record High - Cambridge letting agent
Posted on 19th May 2015

Government figures indicate that tenant evictions have reached a record high. Ministry of Justice figures show that the number of rental households evicted in England and Wales during the first ...

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Letting Law

Letting Law - Cambridge letting agent
Posted on 15th May 2015

The Deregulation Act 2015 is the latest update to letting law in the UK. It was introduced to clarify some of the requirements around protecting tenant deposits. This new letting law came into ...

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Tenant Deposit Deductions

Tenant Deposit Deductions - Cambridge letting agent
Posted on 7th May 2015

The majority of those renting in the private sector can expect to receive tenant deposit deductions when their tenancy period comes to a close. Research from the removals company Kiwi Movers ...

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Rent Rise Figures Announced

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Posted on 28th April 2015

A new report has revealed a significant rent rise across England and Wales, with the average rent now 3.1% higher than it was just 12 months ago. The report from LSL Property Services also ...

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