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Lessons for landlords in Warwickshire from the wealthiest person in the world 12 April 2021

A two-minute read.

A landlords" advice article published recently said property investors need to think more like the Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

The billionaire businessman is renowned for his long-term thinking. He thinks decades ahead, and let"s face it, he"s not doing too bad, is he?

The article said landlords should retain good tenants at a reasonable rate rather than aim to get the highest rents in the short term.... Read More

Top Tips to Keep Calm When Selling Your Warwickshire Home 07 April 2021

In this three-minute read, we show you how to keep calm and in control when selling your Warwickshire home.

With April being one of the most popular months for sellers to market their homes, it coincides with Stress Awareness Month. This annual event recognises the dangers of modern-day stress and provides valuable coping strategies.... Read More

Keep Calm and in Control of Your Rental Property 06 April 2021

In this two-minute read, we show you how to keep calm and in control when letting your Warwickshire property.

The idea that investing in rental property is easy passive income is a myth. Letting and managing rental property can be stressful, especially for inexperienced or accidental landlords.... Read More

Why Landlords Should Give Their Property Strategy a Spring Clean 29 March 2021

In this three-minute read, we explain why it pays for landlords to review the management of their property.

Spring is traditionally a time for a good tidy up and clear out. If you"re a landlord, it"s also an excellent opportunity to give your property management strategy a once-over.... Read More

Planning a Holiday? Take a Trip up the Garden Path 26 March 2021

In this three-minute read, we look at how you can use your garden to make a staycation feel like you really are getting away from it all.

The last year has left many of us more in need of a holiday than ever. While things will slowly start getting back to normal, there remain plenty of valid reasons that may make you reluctant to travel anytime soon.... Read More

Tales from the Pandemic: Seven Stories about People Doing Nice Things 26 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at the ingenious ways communities pulled together during the pandemic to spread joy and raise spirits.

In years to come, when we talk about living through the pandemic, we"ll no doubt mention face masks, home-schooling, and Zoom meetings.... Read More

Don`t Be a Fool and Miss 1 April Deadline for Electrical Checks 22 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at new rules on electrical safety reports that come into force next month.

It"s no joke: landlords who fail to get an Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) for their rental property by 1 April could face a fine of up to £30,000.... Read More

Fives Positives to Ponder on the International Day of Happiness 19 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at how the pandemic has given us a greater appreciation for life"s little pleasures.
As tomorrow is the International Day of Happiness, let"s tune out from the negative headlines for a moment and reflect on a few positives.... Read More

How to Prepare Your Home for a Spring Sale 17 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we reveal five steps to prepare your home for sale in spring (part two of a two-part article).

If you"re planning a spring move, get ahead of the competition by preparing your property for sale now.

You"d be amazed how a little bit of planning and elbow grease can influence the sale process.... Read More

Six Ways Letting Agents Save Landlords Time 16 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at how letting agents handle the fiddly, time-consuming elements of renting out a property (part two of a two-part series).

In part two of our series on property management, we look at how letting agents save landlords time – that precious commodity that is always in short supply.... Read More

British Science Week: Celebrating Bright Ideas and Brainy Breakthroughs 12 March 2021

In this two-minute read, we look at some of the milestone moments in British scientific history.

It"s British Science Week this week so let"s celebrate the pioneering men and women who have changed the world.

As science buffs in Warwickshire will undoubtedly know, Britain has a long tradition of invention and discovery.... Read More

How will the new ‘Breathing Space` regulations affect landlords? 11 March 2021

Important new regulations are coming into effect on 4th May 2021 which are designed (amongst other things) to help people who have fallen behind with their rent. I have compiled the most common questions we are asked and answers to them. They explain what the new regulations mean for landlords.... Read More