Common problems with tenancy agreements

Not having a tenancy agreement It is essential that Landlords ensure all prospective tenants sign a tenancy agreement before giving them access to the property otherwise it is difficult to prove what the terms of the tenancy are including the amount of rent payable. Additionally, if there is no formal tenancy agreement signed:- There is…
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DIWALI LIGHTS SWITCH ON – SUNDAY 16TH OCTOBER

  DIWALI LIGHTS SWITCH ON – SUNDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2016 5.30pm – 9.00pm One of Leicester’s biggest annual events and some of the biggest Diwali festivities outside India is happening this weekend along the Golden Mile and Belgrave area of the city. Diwali celebrates the most important date in the Hindu religious calendar – the…
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National Personal Safety Day is on 5 October

National Personal Safety Day is on 5 October 2016. It is 30 years since estate agent Suzy Lamplugh went missing whilst out on a house viewing. A lot has changed since 1986 particularly with technology and smart phones which can aid personal safety – however there are many ways in which we can further improve…
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How to choose a letting agent – 10 Top Tips

Select a letting agent who is a member of a National Approved Letting Scheme, http://www.nalscheme.co.uk or one of the professional bodies that supports it such as: The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) http://www.arla.co.uk/ The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) http://www.naea.co.uk/ The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
 http://www.rics.org/uk/Your letting agent should also be…
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