Home Ownership is rising, but Private Renting needs work

The recently released English Housing Survey statistics show a welcome increase in home ownership from 2017 into 2018. It is also reported that private rentals are increasing but lagging behind in the quality and standards available. There has been a 5% increase in...

What do EPC’s mean for Landlords?

What pressures will be put on landlords as the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) start to be enforced in England and Wales? From the 1st April this year the domestic MEES came into play meaning that landlords need to make sure they reach the minimum energy...

What Caused the Housing Crisis?

The housing surplus in the UK has, over the last 40 years, now become a shortage. How has this happened? How have we entered into a housing crisis and how can we respond? For the last four decades there has been an under-supply in our UK housing marking, resulting in...

Don’t risk Property Underinsurance

In light of the recent flooding in Coverack, it is vital that you make sure your property insurance is up to date. The dangers of being underinsured for your home are great, but don’t forget about other buildings or commercial properties too. The Building Cost...
The Rental Market is facing a Shortage

The Rental Market is facing a Shortage

In the news recently we have been told that the UK Government must find 1.8 million new rental homes. New figures released have shown that there has been a large decrease in the number of properties available on the rental market. We know that since the change in...