The latest from Readings Property Group

What do estate agents do?

As you may or may not be aware, Readings sell property, let property, value property, survey property and auction property! But what do estate agents as a whole actually do? Market your home We at Readings will gather all the relevant information about your property; take professional imagery, gather room dimensions and write up a description to entice… Read more »

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Viewing a property with 8 top tips!

Viewing your potential home can be a very exciting time – but before you sign your name on the dotted line and hand over your hard-earned fees, make sure you’ve read these 8 tips!   What are the local amenities like? For the days you just need milk and bread but don’t want to venture… Read more »

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Auction House performance continues to outstrip last year

Following another successful selling month in May with 319 lots sold, Auction House – which has a branch in Leicestershire run by Readings Property Group based on Granby Street – has continued its strong performance in 2018, with cumulative results more than 6% ahead (6.26%) of 2017. This brings the group’s results since the start… Read more »

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Looking for a RICS Expert Witness in Leicester?

What is an RICS Expert Witness? An expert witness is someone with specialist knowledge of a particular area and can assist the court in a legal dispute. As an RICS expert witness, Peter Woodthorpe, (Managing Director at Readings Property Group) can help with valuations, boundary disputes, party wall issues and more. What does an RICS… Read more »

Purchasing a repossessed property

Purchasing a repossessed property

When you have a perfect location in mind for your dream home but are struggling to meet the house prices in that area, then you may want to consider purchasing a repossessed property. This can be a great move if the right checks are done beforehand, as it can mean buying a property for much… Read more »

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Probate valuation of property

What is a probate valuation? After someone passes, probate is the legal process of dealing with their assets which can include bank accounts, vehicles, jewellery and probably the largest investment anyone makes of property. A probate valuation will take into account all of these items (deduct outstanding debts) to calculate how much inheritance tax (IHT)… Read more »

Landlord questions, EPCs? Tenancy deposit scheme? Gas safety? Right to Rent checks?

Are you a fully compliant Landlord?

Get a FREE Landlord health check! With ever-changing legislation for the private rental market, it’s a good time to become a compliant Landlord to avoid any penalties! We’re happy to provide a FREE health check for all local landlords, with advice and guidance to ensure you’re doing things right. Have you carried out ‘Right to… Read more »

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Leicester rental growth is the highest in England & Wales!

The average Leicester rental growth is growing at over FOUR times the national average! The latest data and analysis from Landbay has shown that the average rent for a property in England grew by 0.64% in the year to April 2018, as falling rents in London continued to weigh down on otherwise resilient rental growth… Read more »