WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOUR TENANT DIES?

As a responsible landlord, it’s important to know how to handle the difficult process of a tenant passing away. Background As it stands the 20.25% of the population in England are private renters, amounting to 11.26 million out of a population of 55.62 million. Given that there are an estimated 499,000 registered deaths per year,...

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BUY TO LET: KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!

Finance, costs, maintenance and yields have always been factors at the forefront of any landlord’s mind, but this is even more apparent in the modern buy-to-let marketplace. The UK government continues to ask difficult questions of private landlords and this goes way beyond the realms of Brexit. We’ve also seen a warning from the Residential...

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Mortgages Approved

There were 95,126 mortgages approved by the main high street banks in July, the highest monthly total since July 2009, according to the latest data from UK Finance! Its figures show that mortgage approvals for home purchase were 16.4% higher, re-mortgage approvals were 19.4% higher and approvals for other secured borrowing were 12.7% higher than...

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TOP TIPS FOR FIRST TIME BUYER

Finding a home isn’t always easy and it’s important to take into consideration a number of factors such as budget, agents and negotiations. First time homebuyers looking to purchase a home for the future have been given six tips from conveyancing experts, JMP Solicitors. HERE’S A LIST OF TIPS FOR FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: Decide on...

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