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Houses in Multiple Occupation

22 January, 20132 Comments
House in multiple occupation (HMO) is a term used to describe accommodation in which part of the property is shared by multiple, unrelated households. These are becoming increasingly popular with investors and residential landlords as the yields on HMOs can be significantly higher than for other properties. However, owning and running an HMO does work
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Neighbourhood Watch And Safe Communities

06 December, 20120 Comments
NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH AND SAFE COMMUNITIES You’ve probably heard of Neighbourhood Watch (also known as Home Watch in some areas).  In some ways it feels like a traditional British institution with its familiar window stickers and signs, despite originating in the United States and remaining popular in many countries worldwide. It isn’t by accident that Neighbourhood
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Are you a trusting landlord?

31 October, 20120 Comments
Trusting your tenants is something which is crucial if you want to save yourself from potential property damage, rent arrears and so on that could all lead to a landlord insurance claim having to be made. We therefore thought it would be interesting to investigate just how much landlords actually do trust their tenants, if
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Agency Express | Lloyds TSB Sponsored Franchise Seminar Team | Start-Ups Show.

02 December, 20110 Comments
Agency Express with the Lloyds TSB Sponsored Franchise Seminar Team at the Start-Ups Show, Earl’s Court November 2011. It was shortly after the National Franchise Exhibition when organisers sent a circa e-mail to ask for helpers on the Lloyds TSB Sponsored Franchise Stand at the Business Start-Ups Show at Earl’s Court. Feet still throbbing and
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