Will Peterborough buy-to-let continue to be profitable in the next few years?

Peterborough Landlords: Will Peterborough buy-to-let continue to be profitable in the next few years? Being a Peterborough landlord is undoubtedly a challenge. The glory years of making money from ‘any old property’ are certainly in the past. With increased legislation and taxation from Government and the cost-of-living crisis (which will result in some Peterborough tenants Continue Reading

Why should landlords consider renting to students?

Despite the challenges of the past 18 months, recent research has revealed that the UK’s rental demand for student properties has remained unchanged by the pandemic.  This is great news for landlords living and letting properties in university cities like Peterborough – which already boasts the popular Anglia Ruskin campus alongside exciting plans to open another £30 million university close to the city centre in 2022.  Continue Reading

Tenant security should be on every landlord’s radar

With more than a million burglaries and attempted burglaries taking place across the UK every year, the issue of tenant security is one that should definitely be on every landlord’s radar. This is especially true because, sadly; rented properties are at even more risk of burglary than owner occupier homes.    Private renting households have 63 per cent higher burglary risk than owner-occupied properties according to Continue Reading

Making first impressions count when conducting tenant viewings 

WE all know first impressions count – not least when it comes to selling or renting your home.    The way you present your property could be the difference between a tenant saying yes or no; as well as securing or missing out on rental income.  According to research, the private rental sector is expected to reach 22% of the total housing stock Continue Reading