Archive for the ‘Landlords’ Category

At least we aren’t in Norwich!

It has been reported that Norwich have recently increased their licensing fees (for HMOs) by over 500% David Smith of Anthony Gold Solicitors has explored the legality of this increase……. Within the Housing act 2004, authorities are allowed to charge fees to cover their costs in relation to running a licensing scheme. It may be…

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…

Happy Christmas!!

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…