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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 »

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… 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 »

What should landlords look for in a Leicester letting agent?

If you’re a busy landlord that can’t devote a lot of time to managing properties (maybe it’s not your full time job) then a local Leicester letting agent could be the answer to ensure that both you and your tenant(s) are happy. If you’re a first-time landlord then working with a letting agent such as… Read more »

How landlords can meet the minimum EPC rating

As you’re already aware, from 1st April 2018 landlords will have to ensure that their rental property has a minimum EPC rating of E. These new regulations apply to new lets and tenancy renewals. You could be fined thousands of pounds if you breach these regulations unless you are exempt. If your property has an EPC… Read more »