Becoming a landlord can be an excellent way to build up your monthly income, and it doesn’t have to be stressful. There are plenty of ways to reduce the difficulty of looking after your rental property and make letting simple - here are our top 10 hacks to make your life as a landlord that much easier.
When a tenant term is coming to an end, it can be a tricky time for landlords. When conducting viewings, landlords may wish to start the process before the current tenants have vacated their property. The pros for landlords to do this are zero vacancy, uninterrupted cash flow, and the one time transfer of utilities. Here are three tips for landlords when showing an occupied rental to prospective tenants:
It’s every person's worst nightmare, you move into your dream property, start unpacking and then realise the neighbours weren’t the friendly, chirpy people they appeared to be when you came for your viewing.
Being a Landlord is a tricky role. While wanting things to remain professional they need to ensure that they take the correct approach with tenants to guarantee they can always communicate effectively. Tenants need to feel that they can not only come to their Landlord in times of serious emergency but also when they may need to discuss something simpler but still necessary.
Moving house is classed as one of the most stressful life events and, is experienced by most people at least once during their lifetime.
From structural and fixtures issues which, mysteriously, didn’t appear on any survey or inventory, to prized possessions being damaged during transit, it’s no wonder that so many people dread the experience. High on the list are the issues involved with the actual removal process so, we’ve put together our Top 10 tips for making your move as stress free as possible.