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Pass the Keys Launches in Swansea
Pass the Keys Launches in Swansea
Expanding into Wales’ second largest city; Pass the Keys, the UK’s leading short let management service, are now offering their services to property owners in Swansea to help make managing ...
Mumbles Crowned One of the Best Places to Live in UK 2019
Mumbles Crowned One of the Best Places to Live in UK 2019
The Sunday Times has crowned Mumbles, Swansea as one of the Best Places to Live in the UK in their annual guide. Last year, the suburb was named Best Place ...
The Pros and Cons of Zero Deposit Schemes
The Pros and Cons of Zero Deposit Schemes
Rent your property faster!  Tenants, pay less in upfront costs! Landlords, stay protected! A wave of new 'zero deposit' schemes are entering the residential lettings market and promising amazing benefits ...
Floating Community in Swansea Bay “Financially Viable”
Floating Community in Swansea Bay “Financially Viable”
Following the failure last Summer to secure Government funding for the long-awaited Tidal Lagoon, a brand new, larger and more ambitious renewable energy project has been proposed for Swansea – ...
Date Set for Renting Homes Act
Date Set for Renting Homes Act
The Renting Homes (Wales) (Fees etc) 2016 has now been set to come into law on 1st September 2019. It will be the biggest change to the way we rent, ...
Are You a Resident or Business Owner in Killay or Dunvant?
Are You a Resident or Business Owner in Killay or Dunvant?
I'm appealing to all residents and business owners of Killay and Dunvant to help support Friends of Dunvant Park in getting a fence installed around the childrens' play area in ...
Why is Section 21 Big News?
Why is Section 21 Big News?
Landlords across the UK are being thrown yet again into disarray this week as the Government announce their intention to axe Section 21 (no-fault evictions). The concern is that without being ...
Case Study: Let on the First Viewing – Twice!
Case Study: Let on the First Viewing – Twice!
Sometimes the best of tenancy applications don’t go to plan - even for highly desirable properties in sought-after areas like Dunvant. At the start of March, we began marketing a superb ...
Why Buy-to-Let in Swansea is Still a Strong Investment Choice
Why Buy-to-Let in Swansea is Still a Strong Investment Choice
Whilst there’s no doubt that there are turbulent times ahead, Swansea landlords should be feeling pretty confident based on the latest rent reports from HomeLet, Rightmove and Zoopla. HomeLet’s Rental Index ...
How to Pick a Letting Agent
How to Pick a Letting Agent
Thinking of letting out your home, or looking for a new letting agent to manage your property in Swansea? Here are the key things you need to ask/check before signing ...
Spring Cleaning 2019
Spring Cleaning 2019
Maintaining your rental property is an essential part of being both a landlord and a tenant. Landlords Gutter Cleaning. The unseasonably warm weather before Christmas meant a lot of trees held on to ...
How Can Landlords Stay Profitable in 2019?
How Can Landlords Stay Profitable in 2019?
With the end of the 2018/18 tax year about 2 weeks away, now is the time to squeeze in some planned maintenance or improvements if you are going to offset ...
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