Archive for the ‘Landlords’ Category

Young Group PRS survey

I have blogged the results of the Young Group PRS Survey before but this quarter I have attached a link to the whole article. It makes interesting reading and is fairly London focused, but none-the-less, gives some insight into the market in the rest of the UK. The survey does seem to ask the right…

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Facebook dominates student lettings.

College and County have taken their inovative use of Facebook to manage your student property a step further. The College and County Fan Page attracted over 1000 student “fans” who were able to access VIP previews of some of our student list as landlords agreed rents and dates. This meant that in less than one…

Article 4

The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) is advising landlords to be aware of planning changes affecting certain types of rental properties. Many local authorities have indicated they wish to enforce Article 4 directions, which will allow them to require planning permission if a property is being changed from a dwelling house (Class C3) to…