TR Lettings taken over by Rybec Homes

08 January, 20180 Comments
As of the 1st January 2018, TR Lettings property advertising has been taken over by Rybec Homes Ltd. The property advertising service will now allow Tenant Referencing UK members to continue to advertise their rental properties online in exactly the same way, but will now also include the full range of online advertising portals including
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Significant number of landlords ditching ‘rip-off agents’

28 November, 20160 Comments
Since last weeks Autumn Statement announcement that there will be a ban on letting agents charging fees to tenants, it has been suggested that many more landlords should consider ditching ‘rip-off agents’. Many experts believe this latest legislation for the private rented sector in England and Wales will lead to higher rents, as landlords seek
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Average rents for one-bed rental properties continues to grow

10 October, 20160 Comments
Despite overall rental growth slowing last month, average rents for one-bed rental properties continued to grow during September. Landbay’s latest Rental Index shows that average rents for one-bed properties grew by 0.12% in September, up from 0.09% in August – which equates to year-on-year growth of 1.57%. The figures, crunched by MIAC, reveal overall rental growth
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Failing to pay the rent is the most common rule broken by PRS tenants

21 September, 20160 Comments
New research from Direct Line Landlord Insurance reveals that one in seven renters have broken one or more rules set out in their tenancy agreement, with failing to pay the rent ‘topping the chart’ of the most frequently-cited rule broken by PRS tenants. Worryingly, 11% of renters surveyed claimed that they were unsure whether they had actually
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Citizens Advice reports rise in problems between tenants and letting agents

20 September, 20161 Comments
Citizens Advice has recorded a 14% rise in the number of problems with letting agents, reported by tenants over the last 2 years. Advising on 6,500 problems with agents between July 2015 and June this year, this is a 14% increase from the 5,700 problems reported two years ago. The report also reveals that: In the
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Which student town offers the highest buy-to-let returns?

26 August, 20161 Comments
New research has revealed that buy to let landlords seeking high rental yields should consider buying properties to let to students in the North of England. The analysis, undertaken by property crowdfunding platform Property Partner, has also identified that: Sunderland University offers the best rental yields of all the universities in England, with low house
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Rightmove Phising Scam – Important Security Advice For Letting Agents

18 August, 20160 Comments
LETTING AGENTS BEWARE! PLEASE READ! At TR Online Lettings we have just learned about a phishing attack that appears to be a notification regarding properties having not loaded to Rightmove, with a subject line “WARNING! Rightmove Property Rejections”. So we wanted to make sure you and your team are aware that this email is not from
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Cheap is not always cheerful, especially with tenant references and RGI

21 July, 20160 Comments
With the likes of Upad and Openrent offering complete online letting solutions for UK landlords at rock bottom prices, the question we would like to ask you today is: are they offering you rock bottom tenant referencing and rent guarantee insurance services for your trouble? We all want to find the most cost effective deal,
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34,953 property views in just 8 days through TR Lettings

03 June, 20162 Comments
TR Lettings has collated its property view data from Rightmove for last month, which reveals one property received 34,953 views in just 8 days!   This must be why more and more landlords are taking advantage of the competitive lettings packages available at A highly professional and efficient residential lettings service to landlords and tenants, TR Lettings will
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