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Electrical Safety Check Regulations To Become Mandatory In England

Detailed regulations for enforcing mandatory five-year electrical safety checks in the private rented sector have been proposed by the Government. They require approval from both the House of Lords and the House of Commons before they come into forc...

Still Not Found Your Perfect Student Home?

We've been incredibly busy over the last few week but we still have some really fantastic student properties to let for the next academic year.  So, if you still haven't found your next student property don't panic. There is still lots of time and l...

We've Added More Excellent Student Properties To Our Website!

The Leeds Student Letting season is in full flow and we're letting properties like never before. As we're dedicated to finding you your perfect house we're also taking on new properties like never before. We have loads of them. All different sizes an...

They're Back! Boutique Student Apartments In Leeds

That's right, the Mary Morris House boutique student apartments are back! Why did we let these so quickly last house-hunting season? Because they have... No Deposits All Unlimited Bills Included  Individual Tenancy Agreements Locks On Bedroom D...

Looking For A Rather Stunning Leeds Student House?

Can you believe it's that time of the year again? The Student House Hunting Season seems to be underway with many Letting Agents releasing their full lists for 2020 - 2021 already. So, when in Rome...  We've been adding many fantastic student prope...

Moving Out 30th June 2019 - Important Information!

If your tenancy ends on the 30th June 2019 you will find the following information and tips really helpful to ensure an easy, stress-free transition. Clean, Clean, Clean...It's really important that you clean your property to a good standard when y...

Online Rental Fraud Warning To Tenants

What is rental fraud?Prospective tenants are being warned about online rental scams that are becoming all too common of late. Rental fraud happens when prospective tenants are tricked into paying a fee to rent a property when in fact the property do...

"This House Isn't Fit For Human Habitation!"

I wouldn't let a dog live in there!I must admit, I've heard this on more than one occasion over the years. And you'd be within your right for thinking it's due to leaking pipes and damp rooms rather than a door-bell not working, or a blown light-bulb...

Another Fantastic Student Letting Season For Redbrick Properties

It's been a fantastic few months at Redbrick Properties and we've hit 2019 where we left 2018, with a bang, to say the least. With 61% more viewing enquiries generated than in Nov 2017, which in turn led to a whopping 194% increase in properties let than

Do Landlords Really Need To Register With The ICO?

The IC What???Since the enforcement of the GDPR regulations back in May 2018 we've had many of our landlords question as to whether or not they need to be registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), and even more that have never even ...

Student House Hunting On A Budget?

With the Student House Hunting season now in full effect we are receiving calls every day from students looking for properties of all rents. Check them out below. We've sourced some very competitive 'bills included' packages also, so please do...

Boutique Student Development To Rent In Headingley

Once again, we are very excited to be marketing this awesome student development in Headingley. That's right, Mary Morris House is back! So, what's so special about these apartments? Well, apart from: No Deposit No Signing Fees All Unlimited B...

The Student House-Hunting Season Is Back!!!

The Student House Hunting Season is definitely underway now with many Letting Agents releasing their full lists for 2019 - 2020 already.  The viewings have been flowing through the door and we've met some really great viewers, with many  finding th...

Sneak-A-Peak! Our Hottest Student Properties Are Coming Soon

Sneak-A-Peak It's that time of the year when we like to give you a sneak-peak at some of the Limited Edition student properties about to hit the market for the next academic year 2019 - 2020. Just as last year, we expect them to be signed for as s...

Need Some Extra Cash?

We're fast approaching the busy student lettings season, with our prospective tenants gearing up for the 2019/2020 academic year.  So we're on the lookout for temporary lettings negotiators to help us navigate through November, December and Januar...

80% Of Landlords Plan To Increase Their Portfolios Over The Next 12 Months

1.95 Million Investors A recent survey commissioned by The Property Hub, an investor forum and advice website, has reported that nearly 80% of landlords intend to increase their portfolios over the next twelve months, equating to 1.95 million invest...

For Our Let-Only Landlords - The Deregulation Act 2015 Revisited

As you'll know by now, we're keen to keep you up to date with any new regulations coming into effect which could have ramifications for our landlords.  This latest one is really for our Let-Only landlords that resign tenancies themselves a...

New Section 21 Rules Now In Full Force

Let-Only Landlords Take Note!Again, this is really one that our Let-Only landlords need to give their full attention to as we have this covered for our Full-Management landlords; it's all part of the service. So Let-Only landlords, as of the 1st Octo...

Don't Be Caught Out By New HMO Licensing Rules

You may not be aware but in just three weeks there is to be a rather monumental change to the current HMO licensing rules.As it stands, a property with five or more tenants from separate households requires an HMO licence if it has three or more flo...

Property Remains A Solid Long-Term Investment

A recent study by property investment platform British Pearl which analysed typical five-year investments made over the past half-century has found investors would have made money during the vast majority of investment periods. The study has also re...