History On Your Door Step In The Gedling Borough

Looking for something different to do this bank holiday? Well, May is Local and Community History month and now is the perfect time to get out about and explore the history on your doorstep. You don’t even have to leave the Gedling Borough!  Take a read of our ideas for places to visit which mean... View...

3 Myths About High Street Agents

  Whether you’re buying or selling a property, there are some myths about High Street Estate Agents you’re likely to have heard. We’ve come across them all in our time. In this post we thought we’d take a look at the 3 myths about Estate Agents that are most common and explain why here at... View...

Saving for a House Deposit

For most of us, the most expensive thing that we ever purchase will be a property, and the prospect of saving for that all-important deposit can be rather daunting. However, the key to saving for that lump sum is simply good financial preparation and making a few changes to your outgoings which should reap big... View...

Deposits: Wear & Tear?

As a Landlord you will have no doubt have heard the phrase ‘wear and tear’ at some point when it comes to property condition, but what does it mean and how do we determine what damage falls within this definition? Everything in a house has a lifespan, and this normal deterioration is a Landlord’s responsibility... View...

Reposit: The Deposit Alternative

Recent legislative changes mean that tenancy deposits are now capped at an amount equal to 5-weeks’ rent. Whilst this is usually enough to deal with most end-of-tenancy issues, some Landlords may wish to have additional cover. We have recently teamed up with Reposit in order to offer an alternative for traditional deposits. If you opt-in... View...

Tenant Deposit Changes on Existing Tenancies

We let you know in January that all tenancy deposits that exceed the equivalent of five weeks of the property’s current rent will need to be revised, in line with the second stage of the Tenant Fees Act which comes into force in June 2020. We are currently checking each deposit against the Tenancy Deposit... View...