Consultation on ban on fees to start in March/April

The Government The Government has announced that the consultation on banning letting agent’s fees to tenants will take place in March/April 2017. The announcement came during a debate in the House of Lords this week where Baroness Grender, who introduced the...

Autumn Statement – Tenant Fees in England

The government has decided to ban tenant fees in a bid to make renting more affordable. The question is will it have the desired effect or is it just another headline grabbing publicity stunt? Housing Minister Gavin Barwell MP said in a tweet just a few weeks ago that...

Talking about Open Houses

  Holding an Open House when selling your home is a normal occurrence in the USA and has been happening there for decades, however it is not such a common practice in the UK.   What can we take from the USA experience? Viewers will be people at every stage...