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How do mortgage lenders calculate affordability

How do mortgage lenders calculate affordability

Some lenders may tell you that they won't offer you a mortgage because your Affordability risk is too high. How to keep your property gas safe Lenders' Affordability rules differ depending on the landlord. Finding a suitable mortgage match the landlord and the...

How to check if a property is gas safe

How to check if a property is gas safe

Most landlords don’t check their gas appliances annually. So, we’ve put together a list all landlords need to know how to check if a property is gas safe. Carbon monoxide alarms are a must in all properties where there is a solid fuel burning appliance A property with...

Bills Included Rent

Bills Included Rent

Many landlords are renting their properties on a room by room basis. Demand for bills included rent has increased in recent years. In fact, millennials' tenancies make up 14 per cent of tenancies in the UK and bills included rent is a high priority for them, when...

How to find good tenants

How to find good tenants

Our 8 tips on how to find good tenants for your rental property: 1. Follow the Law Landlords must treat all potential tenants equally. The system is designed to prevent discrimination against certain classes of people in any activity related to housing. In short, you...

What is rent to rent

What is rent to rent

Find out what is Rent to Rent: an arrangement where a landlord still has major control over their properties. In this case, the landlord agrees to let a Rent to Rent company let and manage the property. Depending on the area and location, the property is rented to...

What happens at the end of a tenancy

What happens at the end of a tenancy

When we think of what happens at the end of a tenancy, our common hope is for it all to go  smoothly. Tenants want to move without much hassle or worry and get their deposit back quickly. Landlords want to get a new tenant in place quickly with ease. Tenants end...