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Help With Property Insurance Claims

No Fees Help With Property Insurance Claims

28/04/2015

Hello All  I am posting here at the invitation of Mark Alexander (founder of Property118) to explain how you can get free help when making a property related insurance claim. I have been a member of Property118 for a few years and recently met Mark at the ExCel exhibition centre. This is my first post so… Read more

Landlords rejoice as Superstrike problems are no more

Landlords rejoice as Superstrike problems are no more!!

29/03/2015

Landlords up and down the country will (or should) be celebrating the demise of the ridiculous rules we have all had to put up with following the Court of Appeal decision in the Superstrike case.  This is due to the amendments in the Deregulation Act 2015 which received the Royal Assent on 26 March, and… Read more

OnboardPro Pre-Tenancy Software

Introducing OnboardPro Systems

20/03/2015

OnboardPro are one of our latest sponsors here at Property118 and I think you will really like what they have to offer to increase the efficiency of the Private Rented Sector. Their cloud-based software combines the full pre-tenancy process into one efficient system guiding you step-by-step through the tenant move-in process.  Tenants can complete applications… Read more

Own Shares in Letting Supermarket

Own Shares in Letting Supermarket

18/12/2014

EDITORS NOTE: I have re-published this article because we are getting very close to the point of this investment opportunity being publicly available via the Crowd Cube Platform. Interested parties are advised to set up an account with Crowd Cube in order to avoid delays when shares are eventually released. When we first published the… Read more

rent control

Tenants in Scotland undermine political case for Rent Control

03/12/2014

The Scottish Government is in the process of consulting on a new Private Rented Sector (PRS) tenancy system, which also canvasses opinion on whether a system of rent controls is necessary, whilst Labour argue that a system of rent controls are necessary to remove excessive rises. The trade membership body for letting agents in Scotland,… Read more

Kevin Eggleton - Letting Supermarket agent in the West Country

Our agent in the West Country

05/11/2014

As you will no doubt be aware, the owners of Property118 acquired a 26% share in Letting Supermarket when it was a start up business. It has since flourished and over the coming weeks and months we will be proudly introducing you to some of the team. Kevin Eggleton is the Letting Supermarket agent covering The… Read more

Evicting tenants just to break a contract with a letting agent

Evicting Tenants – A sister website to Property118

We have so much information on Property118 about evicting tenants that we decided to produce a simplified website to consolidate it. We’d like to think our new website looks great on all mobile devices too. Please CLICK HERE to view the new website. I am very much looking forward to reading your feedback, please leave… Read more

tenancy deposit

Average Tenancy Deposit increased by 34% since 2007

04/08/2014

Figures from my|deposits have shown the average tenancy deposit has increased by 34% or £304 since the launch of tenancy deposit protection in 2007. The data shows that the average tenancy deposit now stands at £1197.73 up from £893.82 in 2007. The figures also show a difference of £1168 between the average cost of deposits… Read more

Section 21

Section 21 update – Spencer v Taylor

25/07/2014

As reported by Nearly Legal concerning section 21 rules the tenant in Spencer v Taylor has been refused permission to appeal in the Supreme Court, because of the lack of an arguable point of law. Therefore the Court of Appeal decision stands: “Where an assured Shorthold tenancy has had a fixed term and a statutory… Read more

Evicting tenants just to break a contract with a letting agent

Evicting tenants just to break a contract with a letting agent

16/07/2014

I was talking to Tony Sheldon at LettingSupermarket.com this morning about the increasing number of landlords who are being forced into evicting perfect tenants as the only way to get out of a contract they have with their letting agents.  Tony explained that he has conversations with landlords on a daily basis who are so… Read more

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