Letting agents make the lives of landlords easier and free up their time to grow their businesses. A good letting agent will be inspecting the property regularly and making sure that everything is in order. From checking gutters and drains to making sure your tenants are happy a letting agent can be indispensable. [Read more…] about What Is a Letting Agent?
Tracy Wardle - Lettings Agent
There is no question that the rental market in Manchester has changed a great deal over recent years. New rules and legislation have made the industry increasingly complex and expensive and many landlords have decided to sell. But, all is not lost. With the right processes in place, there is still profit to had, investing in property. [Read more…] about How has Manchester’s Rental Market Changed in the Last Few Years?
Tenancy fraud can be a problem in the property industry, particularly when it comes to issues around subletting. As a landlord, the only way to protect yourself is to be vigilant and to use a letting agent that you know is inspecting the property regularly and is in regular touch with the tenants. [Read more…] about Tenancy Fraud – Possible Problems for Landlords
As a landlord looking for a good letting agent to manage your properties, there are things you will want to check up on before you commit. The most important to make sure of is that they are following the rules, to the letter because if they are not, then serving notice to your tenant, should you have to, will be hard. [Read more…] about What Questions do Landlords Need to Ask Their Letting Agents?
The demand in the Manchester rental market is very high at the moment where letting agents are regularly seeing their properties let on the first day they are open for viewings. This is most true of areas that are those close to the city centre but this trend also applies to outliers in Greater Manchester as well. [Read more…] about What Are the Best Rental Areas in Greater Manchester?
Today, Tracy Wardle from Abode Property Management talks to Amy Varle about the highs and lows of working in the property industry. The conversation covers the importance of choosing the right tenant through to Tracy’s appearance on Channel 4’s Britain’s Benefit Tenants and the impact that had on her company. [Read more…] about Tracy Wardle: Successes and Mistakes in Property Investment