How the proposed estate agent tenant fee ban will affect tenants from 2019

The number of UK renters has grown swiftly in recent years and so too, has the Private Rental Sector (PRS). The lack of council-owned rental properties has been countered by the growth of Buy-to-Let landlords, many of whom have reaped the double benefits of capital gains and higher rents. At the same time, tenants have borne those rising costs differently – finding the price of property too expensive to buy and more recently, annual fees, even when they do everything right and stay put in the same property.

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Tenant’s guide to Bridlington

Bridlington is a coastal town in the East Riding of Yorkshire, situated approximately 30 miles from Hull and 40 miles from the city of York. As well as being a popular seaside resort, Bridlington has a bustling harbour and is a leading UK port for shellfish.

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Renting

Whether you’ve been renting for many years or you’re planning on renting your first home, there are a number of things you need to be aware of. Here are five things that you might not know about renting.

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Tenant’s guide to Surrey

Surrey is a county in the southeast of England, and one of the ‘Home Counties’ that surround London. It’s a popular area to live and work, with its position within the London commuter belt being a major benefit for those working in the capital.

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A tenant’s guide to Whitby

Whitby is an attractive seaside town in North Yorkshire, and a thriving tourist destination. The town lies on the spectacular North Yorkshire and Cleveland Heritage Coast, close to the North York Moors National Park.

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