Latest Blog Posts

Making Deductions from a Deposit

Thursday, 19th July 2012

Categories: Letting Tips
As a landlord, you are entitled to take money from the deposit for reasonable repairs or replacements. For example, if there has been damage to the property, or items are broken or missing. You could also legitimately claim for any rental arrears...

Peter Barry

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The Secrets of Dealing with Difficult Tenants

Monday, 30th January 2012

Categories: Letting Tips
If you’ve been a landlord for a while, chances are you’ve come across difficult tenants in the past. You will no doubt have learnt from your mistakes but there’s no real way of knowing how someone is going to treat your property, or deal with rental payments, until they have actually moved in.

Peter Barry

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Preparing a Property for Rent

Monday, 19th December 2011

Categories: Letting Tips
When it comes to renting out a property, it isn’t simply a case of giving the place a spring clean and taking a few nice photos: there’s whole list of legal requirements and presentation issues to deal with before you hand the keys over to your new tenants...

Peter Barry

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