The government has decided to tighten up on the rules regarding electrical safety. This includes making sure that the inspectors that landlords use to carry out safety inspections are properly qualified and have the necessary competence to do so. They have also suggested that there will be mandatory five yearly electrical safety certificates throughout the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Christopher Addison, health minister in 1919, led a council housebuilding drive (picture by Alamy) 2019 sees the centenary of the Housing Act 1919 which tasked local authorities to build half a million ‘Homes Fit For Heroes’. On 11 November 1918, World War I came to an end and the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Tenant Fees Bill received Royal Assent yesterday afternoon (12th February 2019) and guidance outlining how the new regulations are to be implemented will be available soon. After receiving assent, the government immediately issued a press release about the Act. The press statement confirms that the new rules which come into force on 1st June, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Temperatures have dropped and there has been some snow in parts of the UK this week. Now is a good time to make sure your property is prepared for the winter weather. Planning can save you money in the long run on expensive repair work. Here to help you are some useful reminders. Condensation As […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
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As of today 1st December 2016, landlords and agents not complying with this law (leasing to those that do not have the right to rent in the UK) face stiff penalties. Earlier this year in February, landlords or letting agents representing them had to make sure that their tenants had the right to rent, otherwise […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
LETTING AGENT ACHIEVES PROPERTY QUALIFICATION OF EXCELLENCE Homesafe London Lettings.com achieves NFoPP QCF Level 3 Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management Carol Anderson a letting agent at Homesafe London Lettings. com in Muswell Hill, London N10 has achieved the National Federation of Property Professionals (NFoPP) QCF Level 3 Technical Award in Residential […]Continue Reading... No Comments.