Category: landlord news

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Southport and Liverpool in demand by Property Investors

According to the National Association of Estate Agents Property Mark, the housing market is booming. In June, properties sold for over the asking price, making property sales the highest recorded number since February 2016. As demand outstrips housing stock, recent data from mortgage broker Mojo Mortgages reveals property investors favour the North-West, as prices remain […]

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House Price Prediction 2020

By Madalena Penny Data revealed by property website, Rightmove suggests that the UK can expect a modest rise in house prices this coming year, with Northern regions seeing the biggest increase of all. However, according to their statistics, the number of sales agreed in 2019 was down by 3%, and the number of properties put […]

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Useful Tips for New Landlords in Liverpool

With the increase of people renting rather than committing to a mortgage, many are deciding to buy-to-let and becoming new landlords for prospective tenants. It can be a great way to make money but you also have to consider the obligations that come with the role, especially if it’s your first experience as a landlord. […]

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CMP Certified Letting Agent

As one of many changes sweeping the private rented sector, as of 1st April 2019 all letting agents in England must be a certified with Client Money Protect. In a bid to plug the loopholes that have plagued the sector, landlords can now rest assured that their money is safe in their letting agent’s hands […]

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How will the New Damp Law Affect Private Landlords

From 20th March 2019, Landlords letting damp properties can be sued by tenants under a new law passed under the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 superseding the Landlord & Tenant Act 1985. The new law is just one of many that have been introduced this year to even the playing field for renters […]

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Christmas 2018 Opening Times

Yes, it’s Christmas once again, and those busy little landlord helpers are taking some time off from property for a short while.  Thankfully, the thoughtful staff at Penny Joseph will however be available for emergencies only. If you do find yourself with a property emergency, call 07832928110. For gas, water and plumbing emergencies call 07709145064 […]

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Southport Landlords – how to deal with frozen pipes.

Being a coastal town, Southport in Winter can feel the adverse effects from the chilly season. For Southport landlords and tenants,Winter can bring its own problems, especially in the form of frozen pipes. But if you want to prevent and protect against frozen pipes, here’s some handy hints for you and your tenants. Insulate exposed […]

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How to change your letting agent. Landlord advice

If you are a landlord and have wondered how to change your letting agent – you may be surprised at how easy it actually is. There are a number of reasons a landlord becomes dis-satisfied with his or her property management. Regularly late rental payments; Not being kept in the loop; Not conducting regular property […]

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Sell your home. Get Up to Your Full Asking Price. Pay no Estate Agency Fees.

How To Sell Your Property at Auction by: Madalena Penny It’s no surprise that more-and-more London property investors are looking outside the Nation’s capital for a property bargain. In June London remained the only region that felt the blow from the fall on annual house prices. In the second quarter of this year, the average […]

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Study finds 62% of Landlords find renting an ideal situation

Landlord News by: Madalena Penny In a recent survey carried out by Hilary’s, research suggests that it’s not all doom and gloom for landlords in the private rented sector. In a study conducted with 2302 landlords, 62 per cent were happy with letting their property and found it ideal as the rental income covered the […]

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