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Are Brixton Builder’s Constructing the Wrong Type of Property?

The British housing market has never been so newsworthy.

Every other day, there is an article in the newspaper or online about impending house price drops, house price rises, building on green belt, mortgage rates up/down, first time buyer affordability and the woes of being a buy to let landlord, to mention but a…

Unemployment – the Secret Driver of the Brixton Property Market?

If you have been reading my articles on the Brixton property market recently, you will see that in the three years since the referendum of the ‘B’ word (that word is banned in our household), we have proved beyond doubt that it (whose name shall remain nameless) has had no effect on the Brixton property…

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Landlords: How To Keep A Warm House For Tenants

Winter is often a magical time of year, but it is also often a cold and miserable time of year. If your living conditions are not the best, winter can be very difficult, so it is best to know how to care for your home in the most effective manner. This means keeping a warm…

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London Market: Will Foreign Buyers Levy Cause Issues?

There were a few property market measures introduced in the Autumn Budget of 2018, but for many people, the foreign levy was the most interesting aspect. This is a measure that is clearly being aimed at the London market.

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5 Tips To Help If Your House Isn’t Attracting Buyers

Even though there are many people looking to buy property, selling your home can be an arduous process. In an ideal world, with demand outstripping supply, all vendors would be able to sell their home in an effective manner, but we know that this isn’t the case.

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Housing Health and Safety Rating System Regulations Under Review

Health and safety is the most critical issue for most landlords and tenants. There may be some letting professionals who are more focused on making money, and these are the ones who inevitably get the media headlines.

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Buy To Let Landlords: New Energy Upgrade Regulations

A warm and comfortable home is one of the most important things in life for many people. Therefore, it is no surprise to learn that this is an issue that many tenants complain about to their buy to let landlord.

Bad condition properties just don’t sell

I am pleased to say that I have helped many homeowners sell their home over the years. This experience in selling homes is vital in the current market and climate. Selling your home can be challenging, but I have operated through difficult times in the market in the past, and I know what it takes…

Another landlord ordered £36,000 fine, charged with Criminal Behaviour Order and banned from letting out property.

When it comes to caring for rental accommodation, it is normally the landlord who has to encourage or motivate tenants to keep the premises looking clean and tidy. One of the biggest problems a landlord must endure is a messy tenant who doesn’t care for their home.

No Deal Brexit: What Impact On Property Market

It would be fair to say that even though Brexit hasn’t happened yet, it has had an enormous impact on the UK property market. As of October 2018, it isn’t possible to say how much impact that Brexit will have on house prices, because there are many factors shaping the property market and prices.