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How To Convert Your Property Into An HMO in Leicester

27th October 2018

Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) are properties which are rented by three or more tenants who aren't part of the same household. They can be more efficient to manage because you'll have a single property to manage instead of several and landlords can earn a larger rental income from that…

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The State of the Leicester Property Market After BREXIT

18th October 2018

It's easy to get caught up in the worry of BREXIT and how it will impact us, the common man and our property investment values, especially with Michel Barnier trampling over Theresa May's ever-changing BREXIT plans which seem to have settled on the Chequer's Deal or No Deal, what will…

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Buying a Property in Leicester? It's a Safe Bet.

12th October 2018

When you search for your next investment property, one thing you may consider is how safe your property is likely to be in the market you consider purchasing. For example, purchasing properties in certain parts of Beaumont Leys, Braunstone and New Parks may present a higher risk to your houses…

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Lifting the Veil on Our Tenant Vetting Process

24th September 2018

The administration, referencing and background checks agents carry out when vetting your potential tenants is by far one of the most important aspects of ensuring a profitable, high yielding return on investment. Poor tenant vetting will lead to shorter void periods but you'll find yourself losing out significantly if your…

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Are You A HMO Landlord? Are You Sure?

20th September 2018

Landlords who own properties in Leicester will not be surprised to hear that there is even more legislation concerning the private rented sector. For some time now, there has been a lot of noise in the industry about the upcoming changes on the 1st October 2018 which may mean owners…

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Renovating Leicester: Three Tips for Choosing a Renovation Project in Leicester

5th September 2018

Leicester has been a property hotspot for investors up and down the country for its attainable house prices, building character, high yields and steadily rising, sustainable house value growth. Landlords with houses and flats in Leicester are reaping tremendous rewards so much so that Harry Albert Lettings & Estates has…

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New Landlord Guide: Understanding The Costs of Being a Landlord and Managing Your First Buy-to-Let

25th August 2018

When you decide to invest in property, you will be able to generate an income which can either be used to support your current lifestyle or further invest for your retirement and property can be very profitable, especially in Leicester where it is cheaper to buy than it is to…

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A Landlords Guide to Universal Credit in Leicester

14th August 2018

Universal Credit is currently being rolled out across Leicester and the East Midlands so it's likely you know a tenant who is in receipt of universal credit whether they live in one of your houses or flats or have inquired about renting one of your properties, and if you don't…

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How Can Leicester Homeowners Avoid Paying Capital Gains Tax When They Sell Their Home?

10th August 2018

If an individual sells their only or main private residence, any gain is exempt from tax under private residence relief. This includes the garden up to 0.5 hectares, or a larger area if required for reasonable enjoyment of the residence. If the property has not been an individual’s main residence…

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What Does Interest Rate Rises Mean For The Leicester Property Market?

5th August 2018

The Bank of England has decided to raise the interest rate for the second time in a decade up from 0.5% to 0.75%, the highest level since March 2009 when measures were taken to stave off the recession caused by the 2008 global financial crises. The has risen by 0.25%…

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  • Harry Albert Lettings & Estates has been shortlisted for New Agency of the Year 2018 at The Negotiator Awards and won the Gold Certificate of Excellence for being one of the best property management companies in Leicester.
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