News Flash! Capital Gains Tax Changes Are On The Way!
Second home owners, Landlords and property investors will need to be aware of yet more changes to regulations in the property market with the governments ‘dramatic change’ to the way in which Capital Gains Tax is to be paid. Under …Read more
Selective Licensing, Is More Change On The Way?
You may be aware that in some areas of the country, selective licensing for the private rental sector is already in place. Currently a local authorities may designate the whole or part of their district as being subject to selective …Read more
How To Keep Your Home Cool In A Heatwave
Phew what a scorcher! Love it or hate it the heat of summer seems to be here to stay (at least for a little while!) but do you know how to keep your home cool in a heatwave? It …Read more
How Clean Is A Seller Required To Leave A House On Moving Day?
One question that we often encounter on or just after completion is ‘how clean is a seller required to leave a house on moving day?’ Picture the scene….You have spotted your dream home, great location, close to good schools, lovely …Read more
The Tenant Fees Ban: What Does It Mean?
If you are a Landlord or a tenant looking for a new rental property, you may have come across news of the tenant fees ban in England. But what is it and what does it mean? The tenant fees ban …Read more
Why It’s Taking Longer Than Ever For Derby Property Sales To Complete
Benjamin Brain, Director at Hannells, reveals why property transactions across Derby are currently taking so long to complete…Read more
Searches – Why We Are Uniting Agents And Conveyancers Across Derby…
This week we have been making news in the property world by getting together with prominent local agents and conveyancers to voice our concerns about the turnaround time for local authority searches in our city. If you are familiar with …Read more
Section 21, Is Change On The Way?
The Government have been very active in their shake up of the rental market recently, and now they have set their sights on Section 21, so is change on the way? For those who are experienced in the rental market, …Read more
Rogue Agents – How To Avoid Them
Up until now, landlords and tenants who were victims of rogue agents stood to lose rent or deposit monies that the agent may have misappropriated, leaving both parties vulnerable and at a loss. Whilst the vast majority of agents were …Read more