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Property Detective special offer

Property Detective offer

You don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to see this is a great offer!

Deed of Surrender

Deed of Surrender

If you are a Landlord of an Assured Shorthold tenancy and agree to end the tenancy early (for example if the tenant can no longer afford the rent) our advice is to always use a DEED OF SURRENDER to do so.  The deed should have everything that is agreed to in it and be signed and witnessed by both parties. Read More >>> 

Fire in Flats and Fire Risk Assessment

House on Fire

Following the awful disaster at Grenfell, we would do well to take a look at our properties for signs of fire safety breaches that have occurred during the building’s life.  Here are 5 things to check:

HMO case update for Landlords


New guidance for #Landlords who let a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO).  In WOKING BOROUGH COUNCIL v MANDA MALU JOHNSON the High Court ruled the criteria of  "over 3 floors" includes any ground floor below a flat, including commercial.  Thanks to @currypopeck for this update.

Lewis Emms Receives Charter

Lewis Emms receives Charter from Dr Stephen Cornish

Lewis Emms received his formal Charter and full membership of the RICS from Dr Stephen Cornish FFPWS FRICS today, Read More >>>