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The results are in…..

Thanks to everyone who took part in our little bank holiday weekend quiz. It’s been fascinating to watch the results roll in (don’t worry – it was all anonymous), and I’m relieved to see that most letting agents – at … Continue reading

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Impending landlord tax changes will hurt agents too

UPDATE: April 2017 – it’s happened, as of now the removal of relief for finance costs has begun! UPDATE: There’s still no let up from HM Treasury about this ‘tenant tax’ but it’s good to see that more dissenting voices … Continue reading

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The Legionella lowdown

There’s been some confusion recently about Legionnaires’ disease and agents’/landlords’ responsibility in managing the risk of Legionella in their properties. Below, UKALA clarifies* the situation. What is it?  Legionnaires’ disease is caused by the bacterium Legionella Pneumophilaa and can be a potentially fatal … Continue reading

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This year’s lettings market likely to be nervy and uncertain

If you’re wondering what 2015 might hold for agents and the wider lettings market then read on. It should be a very interesting year but it could be one of great change. More competition in the online lettings market There’s … Continue reading

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