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Minimising the Cost of a Rogue Tenant

Choosing the right tenant is one of the most crucial parts of letting your property. A rogue tenant can leave you in a desperate position, with costly eviction and legal proceedings not to mention time and money spent on repairs and the time in which your property is uninhabitable whilst a non-paying tenant refuses to leave or whilst repairs are carried out. Following a good application process with interviews and references is essential to minimising the risk of getting a bad tenant.

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How to Woo The Perfect Tenant For Your Property

Five Ways to Increase the Chance of Letting Your Property This Summer

There are loads of people out there looking to rent a property but the reality is you want the best tenants there are available, ones that can keep up with the rent, that will treat the property with respect and that will hopefully stay for a long period of time. The market is competitive, so how can you make sure you get the perfect tenant for your property?

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Pros and Cons of Furnishing your Buy-to Let

Pros and Cons of Furnishing your Buy-to-Let

To furnish or not to furnish, that is the question! There are a number of arguments on both sides of the fence as to whether it is worthwhile renting your property with furniture and this blog will look at just a few of them, making you aware of the implications of renting a furnished property but also the benefits that furnishing could bring.

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How to Spot a Problem Property

Choosing which properties to invest in as a buy-to-let landlord is one of the most crucial parts of the process. You need to find properties in desirable locations at a good price where the rental market is strong. You must always do the due diligence to work out how much you can make per month from the property to ensure it is a viable investment. Sometimes choosing the right property can go very wrong, problem properties can end up costing you far more than you take in and become difficult to sell on. Here are some tips on how to spot those problem properties so that you can avoid getting into financial difficulty with a bad buy.

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Five Mistakes First Time Property Investors Should Try to Avoid

There is plenty of money to be made by investing in property but it isn’t always as easy as they make it look on TV! Research, preparation and diligent management are all important when it comes to this kind of investment. However, if you are prepared to put in the effort you will find property investment a rewarding experience. Read on to discover five things you should avoid when investing in property.

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