Archive for the ‘Tenants’ Category

Do You Have a Saniflo?

In recently months we have been receiving calls from tenants who have a Saniflo at their property. From the feedback we are receiving it’s becoming apparent that not all tenants are aware how Saniflos work and what you should and shouldn’t be doing with them. Below are some tips to assist you and prevent any problems…

HMO Licensing

I attended the landlord forum at the town hall last week, where Joe McManners and Ian Wright explained the how the extension of the licensing scheme would be rolled out, and took questions from the floor on issues that were pertinent to landlords and points that needed clarification. One of the most interesting discussions was…

Frozen Pipes

 As you are aware we have recently experienced a very cold snap which is reported to continue well into February. During this cold spell it’s critical to ensure that the heating remains on at all times, not only to ensure that the property remains warm but to also ensure that you do not experience a…

Chocolate Rewards

Our Property Management team have recently completed another round of their quarterly property visits.  All Tenants are notified of the visits and encouraged to ensure that the Property is well presented.  Any unreported maintenance is also noted by us and forwarded to the Landlord.  This year Tina and Hannah our Property Managers have decided to award a prize…

Students choose Virtual Queuing

Overnight queuing is a thing of the past for student applicants at College and County. Making sure that they have somewhere to live for the next academic year is invariably a worry for many Oxford students. Tales of young people camping outside letting agencies in order to secure a roof over their heads abound. But…