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Dealing With Anti-Social Behaviour

19th January 2018

One common complaint from residents is in regards to Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB). Antisocial behaviour is defined as “behaviour by a person which causes, or is likely to cause, harassment, alarm or distress to one or more persons not of the same household as the person” (Antisocial Behaviour Act 2003 and…

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Ten Tips For Downsizing

18th January 2018

Downsizing is a word many people dread, the children have flown the nest, the expansive space is costing more in utilities than you were once able to comfortably afford but you realise the caveats of downsizing might mean sacrificing some of the finer things in life; entertaining guests, large dinner…

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Quick Tips For Landlords: Find A Perfect Tenant

17th January 2018

As a landlord, you want your tenant to give you an easy a life. You’d like your rent to be paid on time, every month, and for them to look after and respect your property. You also don’t want the hassle of finding a new tenant, so if they’re a…

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How Should You Furnish A Property To Let?

16th January 2018

When you decide to let your property, one question you'll ask yourself is how to furnish the property or whether you should furnish the property at all. This guide will show you how to furnish your property if at all. According to the Evening Standard, "About half of all prospective…

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Complaints Against Your Letting Agent

15th January 2018

Every letting agent in the land will tell you that they're brilliant at what they do, they're compliant with the law and have your best interests at heart. In reality, there are many who will say this to a landlord when they only see the landlord as another sale, another…

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When Might You Want To Use A Guarantor?

12th January 2018

Sometimes, you'll do a background check on your tenants including a credit check and reference checks but the results will come back inconclusive, perhaps they're first time renters, on a low income or they have a poor employment history, on benefits or ultimately don't instill confidence in you as a…

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How To Deal With Squatters

11th January 2018

The police make around 150 arrests each year because of squatters trespassing in residential homes... It is often seen as criminalising homelessness but why should you, a residential property investor, be forced to pay a mortgage...

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How To Choose A Letting Agent or Property Manager

10th January 2018

If you’re purchasing a property and have been recommended an agent by the developer who sold you the property, it is worth bearing in mind that they may have a vested interest, likely in the way of a referral fee or commission. This doesn’t necessarily bear any weight whatsoever on the recommended agent’s ability or reputation, but it is worth noting that the recommendation may not have been given in your best interest...

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Guide To Rent Arrears

9th January 2018

Changing the locks and popping their belongings into black bags on the doorstep. However, doing this will find you on the receiving end of very severe consequences; in one court case...

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How To Be A Landlord

8th January 2018

Being frank, the reason we’re in the business of letting properties to tenants, for both landlords and the letting agent, is because of the rental income. You receive your rental income in exchange for allowing use of your investment by the tenant, we receive our fees for carrying out instructions from the landlord and managing their property.

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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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