As we get closer to 2018 it is important to remember the new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) are being introduced in April 2018.
While demand for rental property remains strong, landlords always have to be mindful of tenants’ ability to pay higher prices, according to the Scottish Housing Regulator. Returns achieved by landlords in Scotland remain highly competitive when compared to other asset classes, the latest figures show. The average monthly rent in Scotland hit £574 in September, … Continue reading “Buy-to-let landlords must take tenant affordability into account”
Maintaining a good relationship with your tenant is key to successfully letting out your property. A happy tenant is more likely to become a long-term tenant who looks after your property or a tenant who refers other tenants to you. Therefore it is a smart business move to ensure you have a good relationship with … Continue reading “Top tips to maintaining a good relationship with your tenant!”
There are many reasons why you might be unhappy with your letting agent, these might arise from the type of tenant your letting agent found you or not managing the property in the way promised. As most letting agents charge a fee for managing the property, this can of course lead to you feeling angry … Continue reading “What to do if you are unhappy with your letting agent?”