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How can landlords and letting agents support tenants when there’s an infestation - and whose responsibility is it to get rid of them?
It’s taking over the news at the moment - bed bugs are everywhere. In fact, as Sky News reports, the little bugs have hopped on the Eurostar from Paris and they’re now on public transport, in hospitals, and - inevitably - in the home. It makes your skin feel itchy just thinking about it, doesn’t it?
While it’s easy to get swept up in the fear-mongering, really it’s about being practical and measured to get rid of them - and knowing who’s responsible for removing the pests.
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The How to Rent guide, a crucial document in the rental process, has recently been updated by the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DHLUC).This guide is a vital document agents are required to issue before tenancy commencement and upon renewal in England. Let's dive into it.
The revised version of the guide introduces two minor yet crucial amendments, specifically on pages 15 and 17, highlighting the Housing Loss Prevention Advice Service (HLPAS). These amendments elucidate the services offered and guide individuals to additional sources for comprehensive information.
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Market Appraisal vs. Valuation: Unlocking Property Pricing Insights!
When it comes to selling your home, understanding the distinction between a market appraisal and a valuation is key. Let's dive into these essential steps.
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Are you a renter or a landlord? Big changes are coming your way in the world of renting homes.
It's all because of the Renters (Reform) Bill, a set of new rules that will shake things up! The focal point of this bill is the elimination of Section 21 eviction notices, marking the end of the infamous "no-fault" evictions.
Understanding Section 21: A Closer Look
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Plants have been known to purify the air around us by removing pollutants and releasing oxygen. It is a well-known fact that plants play an important role in keeping the environment clean and healthy. But did you know that some plants are better than others at oxygenating the indoors? In this blog, we will discuss some of the best plants that oxygenate the indoors and other plants that are useful to have indoors.