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Should landlords let their property to students? Discuss.
Should landlords let their property to students? Discuss.
13 May 2021
5 minute read

Students get a bad rap when it comes to their quality as tenants. But there are plenty of benefits to student lets. We weigh up the pros and cons...

Tagged: Landlords Lettings Agents
Ironclad uncertainty: Grenfell legacy still worrying leaseholders
Ironclad uncertainty: Grenfell legacy still worrying leaseholders
10 May 2021
4 minute read

It's been almost four years since the Grenfell tragedy in London. And sadly, the ramifications are still being felt today. There's an ongoing inquiry, which is creating a lot of worry for leaseholders. What will be the impact on agents and landlords in the months to come?

Tagged: Leaseholders
5 reasons to use a Home Setup service
5 reasons to use a Home Setup service
7 May 2021
4 minute read

Using a Home Setup Service can save you time, money, and stress. It's the perfect solution when moving home. But consider how much there is to organise before you get there. There’s broadband to deal with, utilities to switch, insurance to arrange, and everything else...

Tagged: Home Moving Home Money Saving
How lettings agents can attract more young customers
How lettings agents can attract more young customers
5 May 2021
4 minute read

According to the international management consultancy firm McKinsey, people born after 1995 represent 40% of global consumers. What’s more, these ‘Zoomers’ from ‘generation Z’ rent more than any other age group, too.

Tagged: Agent Lettings Agents
Boomin explodes onto the property scene
Boomin explodes onto the property scene
27 April 2021
5 minute read

The Bruce brothers' brand new property portal, Boomin, has now launched. We give our first impressions and discuss what it means for agents.

Tagged: Agent Technology
Short-term lettings: is Airbnb a long-term threat to agents?
Short-term lettings: is Airbnb a long-term threat to agents?
15 April 2021
6 minute read

2.7% of UK landlords have recently made the switch from long to short-term lettings. We've looked at what this might mean for traditional letting agents.

Tagged: Property Market Landlords