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New Group for Swansea Landlords
New Group for Swansea Landlords
Landlords - as we know, there is lots of new legislation due to come into effect in 2020. Clear, honest communication and open discussion are key if we're going to ...
Lettings Update 2020: 7 Things Swansea Landlords Need to Know
Lettings Update 2020: 7 Things Swansea Landlords Need to Know
If we thought the last decade was difficult for landlords, 2020 is going to be a real minefield. There’s no doubt we’re going into another legislation heavy year with massive ...
Landlord Laws Up 32% in Past Decade
Landlord Laws Up 32% in Past Decade
2010 began with Joe McElderry winning the X-Factor, but losing the expected Christmas Number 1 spot to Rage Against the Machine. Looking back, those of us in the lettings industry ...
Rental Tracker, January 2020
Rental Tracker, January 2020
This month, rents have decreased by -4.42%, and surprisingly, stock is decreasing across the board, too. The average rent in Swansea is currently £769pcm. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, January 2020 1 bed 2 ...
Christmas Opening Hours 2019
Christmas Opening Hours 2019
During the festive break, our office opening times will be as follows: Friday 20th December – 9am to 4.30pm Monday 23rd December to Wednesday 1st January – CLOSED Thursday 2nd ...
Exciting Time for Landlords to Invest in Swansea
Exciting Time for Landlords to Invest in Swansea
Have you been thinking about investing in property in Swansea? Now is an exciting time to be a landlord in our city! With the work taking place in our City Centre, ...
Rental Tracker, November 2019
Rental Tracker, November 2019
This month, rents have decreased by -1.49%, but stock has increased as student properties start coming back on the market for next year's intake. The average rent in Swansea is currently ...
Community at the Heart of Operations at McCartan
Community at the Heart of Operations at McCartan
Local letting agent Hannah McCartan, MD of McCartan Lettings in Killay, has successfully completed her challenge to raise enough funds for a fence installed around the children’s play area in ...
Rental Tracker, October 2019
Rental Tracker, October 2019
This month, rents have increased by 6.49% - the most impressive rent increase month-on-month in 2019 so far! The average rent in Swansea is currently £817pcm. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, October ...
Choosing a Letting Agent
Choosing a Letting Agent
Estate Agents in Wales have been forced to look at and refresh their processes and procedures in the face of the Tenant Fee Ban. It seems only logical that now ...
Double Council Tax Plans for 2nd Homeowners
Double Council Tax Plans for 2nd Homeowners
Landlords and owners of multiple properties in Swansea are reeling from the news that their council tax bills are set to double. Wales Online published an article last week outlining Swansea ...
Rents Increase as Tenant Fee Ban Hits
Rents Increase as Tenant Fee Ban Hits
According to Zoopla, rents are rising at their fastest rate for 3 years – and it’s not hard to understand why. Shortening supply as landlords exit the market, increasing legislation putting ...
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