What do tenants really want?

As the rental market grows and there’s no longer such a thing as ‘a typical tenant’ it can be difficult to get your rental property right for your prospective inhabitants. But, a good pace to start is understanding what tenants want.

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Your Moving House Checklist

There is so much to sort out, you’re worried it’s all going to go wrong, and you just want to get it all out of the way so you can start enjoying your new life. But there are ways to make it easier, and it all comes down to proper planning.

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A landlord’s guide to minimum room sizes

It’s an old joke, especially in city centre locations. Someone posts a picture of one of those little tents that utilities firms put over holes in the pavement. ‘Room for rent’, they write underneath. ‘Central London location, £500 pcm.’

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Is custom building the future of the housing market?

The UK’s housing market is broken. That’s not news and is something that has been discussed, disseminated and dissected for the past few years, particularly by the Government. However, it appears that there is one way in particular to help ‘fix’ the market and that’s custom building.

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Tips for pet owners looking for rented homes

If ‘pets considered’ is the key criteria in your property search, you may need to allow more time than you think to find the perfect place to live. Not everyone is an animal lover, but when landlords don’t accept pets, they’re generally just trying to minimise the damage to their property.

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