Archive for the ‘Tenants’ Category

tds_logo_2 Continued Increase In Deposit Disputes

The 2014 TDS Review showed that cleaning was yet again the most common cause of deposit dispute for the fourth year running with damages coming in at a close second. The report also shows that there has been a big increase in the number of disputes adjudicated which was an all-time high of over 9000…

Growing Staff Team at College and County

Just a quick note to let you know that we have been fortunate enough to have been joined by a very select group of young people who will be with us for a year to learn how residential lettings work! Of course we will try and ensure that apart from the technical award which is…

AXA Landlords. Are you putting yourself at risk?

AXA have recently conducted a study into tenants, and are concerned that landlords are putting themselves at risk. Having looked into the research, AXA have found the following surprising statistics 26% of tenants pay their rent late (equivalent to 2,158,000 tenants nationwide). One in 10 tenants admits to having done a moonlight flit to avoid…

rla RLA vs Generation Rent. Who’s right about the PRS?

Pressure group Generation Rent has been criticised for making inaccurate accusations of the private rented sector. The RLA has hit back at these accusations, with the director of the RLA saying that these are just “politics of division.” With the amount of press that the PRS gets, the RLA feel that these accusations are only…

landlord and tenant survey 2014 The Landlord & Tenants Survey 2014

Each year The Property Academy conduct a survey aimed at tenants and landlords. Now in it’s 6th year, these independent surveys help them to understand what people really want and need from their lettings agent. By completing this independent national survey, you will be helping The Property Academy to understand the Letting process from a…