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Rent Smart Wales 2nd Anniversary
Rent Smart Wales 2nd Anniversary
It has been a year since it became a legal obligation for landlords and agents operating in Wales to be registered and licensed under Rent Smart Wales (RSW). The legislation officially came ...
McCartan Lettings Teams Up with Ella’s Kitchen to Save the Planet
McCartan Lettings Teams Up with Ella’s Kitchen to Save the Planet
It may not seem the most obvious of extra services for a letting agent to provide, but this month, McCartan Lettings in Killay, Swansea, became an official Ella’s Kitchen EllaCycle ...
McCartan named in Best Estate Agent Guide 2018
McCartan named in Best Estate Agent Guide 2018
Following in-depth analysis of performance data and the results of over 30,000 mystery shops, industry experts Property Academy, partnered with the property portal giant Rightmove, have announced the top estate ...
Rent Smart Wales Begin Prosecuting
Rent Smart Wales Begin Prosecuting
With the summer coming to a close, many are getting prepared to get back into the work frame of mind. We are urging those landlords who are yet to register ...
Welsh Govt Urge Participation in Fees Consultation
Welsh Govt Urge Participation in Fees Consultation
The Welsh Government has launched a formal consultation on legislative proposals to address fees that are charged to tenants by letting agents and landlords in the Private Rented Sector (PRS). Everyone ...
Mortgage lending tightens again
Mortgage lending tightens again
The Bank of England has announced in its Financial Stability Report that mortgage borrowers may have to prove that they could afford repayments almost twice as high as the expected ...
Swansea in Race for City of Culture 2021
Swansea in Race for City of Culture 2021
Yet another positive boost for Swansea as the city has made the final shortlist in the race to be named City of Culture 2021. Hull is the current City of Culture, ...
Annual Growth up to 10.5% for Swansea’s Rental Properties
Annual Growth up to 10.5% for Swansea’s Rental Properties
It’s good news again for landlords and property investors in Swansea as Rightmove reports a 10.5% annual rise in Swansea rents. Rightmove has published its quarterly Rental Trends Tracker for Q2 (April-June 2017), ...
Please check your appliances
Please check your appliances
Further to the devastating events at Grenfell Tower, the cause of the fire has been confirmed as a faulty fridge freezer. The make and model is: Hotpoint FF175BP We are advising all landlords ...
General Election 2017 and the Housing Market – Results Round Up
General Election 2017 and the Housing Market – Results Round Up
It's safe to say that the Conservative's decision to hold a snap election well and truly backfired - the results of which are a hung parliament, embarrassing coalition with DUP ...
General Election 2017 – Housing Manifesto Round Up
General Election 2017 – Housing Manifesto Round Up
With the General Election 2017 just days away, what do each of the parties pledge when it comes to housing? Zoopla have written this condensed version of the main parties’ manifestos and ...
MD of Swansea Letting Agency up for Regional Award
MD of Swansea Letting Agency up for Regional Award
Hannah McCartan, MD of McCartan Lettings in Killay, has been nominated for Female Entrepreneur of the Year at this year’s prestigious South Wales Business Awards. The South Wales Business Awards, now ...
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