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Britain’s holiday rentals market is booming, with more than 165,000 properties classified as holiday lets, generating £2.1 billion for the economy every year. In England alone, around 67,570 second homes have been “flipped” into holiday homes – an increase of

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Honk Kong package

Landlords face many trials and tribulations when finding the perfect tenant for their HMO property. However, as the second-largest housing sector in the UK, it can be a lucrative source of income. Houses in multiple occupation account for almost half

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The percentage of tenants looking to rent HMOs is on the increase, making them a popular choice among property investors. Houses of multiple occupancy are in great demand, according to surveys, with landlords flocking to take advantage of the current

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English house

To provide extra protection for tenants living in shared houses; the government introduced HMO licences, as part of the Housing Act 2004, to ensure that properties weren’t overcrowded and that the relevant fire safety legislation was followed. The new laws

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Christmas wreath

Landlords will be looking to prepare their holiday lets for guests over the winter period, including Christmas and New Year. Although summer is barely behind us, forward planning is the key to getting the best returns from your property investment

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The Covid-19 pandemic has led to a change in tenants’ requirements when it comes to renting HMO properties. Before the lockdowns, tenants preferred the privacy of their own room and didn’t attach too much importance to communal spaces. Now, as

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Before and after decorated room

As a landlord, it’s important that you organise your property portfolio efficiently to get the best value for money. Designing, decorating and furnishing your rental property can have a significant impact on its monthly rental value. © anatoliy_gleb / Shutterstock.com

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Why HMOs are a Great Investment

As a landlord, you may be wondering whether to invest in houses of multiple occupation (HMOs) or whether the good money is in ordinary rental properties. Any seasoned landlord will tell you there are multiple benefits of investing in HMOs,

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HMO: Furniture and Furnishings Regulations

When you’re a landlord, adhering to the latest safety regulations for your properties is crucial, not only to protect the wellbeing of tenants, but also to ensure you don’t receive a hefty fine or even a stint at Her Majesty’s

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