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Your rights to inspecting and viewing your property as a landlord

One of the main causes of tensions or arguments between landlords and their tenants are often misunderstandings of the landlord’s right to inspect or view the properties which they let. It can sometimes feel as though the rights the tenants and landlords have are in direct conflict of each other, however provided that everyone understands their positions disputes can be avoided and tensions quashed before they even arise. As a landlord there will be times where you want to or …

How to deal with items left behind at the end of a tenancy

Sometimes tenants leave behind possessions at the end of a tenancy, or when they abandon the premises. As a landlord, this can put you in a difficult position, whilst the temptation might be to get rid of all items instantly, tenants may later claim that they are irreplaceable or were of high sentimental value, so you need to be careful. The requirements of the law may seem like yet another case of increasing responsibility for landlords, fortunately such cases are …

What tenants should know about contents insurance

There are a lot of things that you should be informed about if you are a tenant renting a home, there are many things to think about, such as your rights and responsibilities and the legal details of your relationship with your landlord. One of the most important things for tenants’ to think about is protecting their possessions with tenant content’s insurance. If you are unsure where to start, here’s what you need to know: What is Tenant’s Insurance?  This …