Rent Really Can be Too Cheap!

On 20 March 2012, the bailiff evicted one of our tenants after the usual court orders etc. (On the day before the bailiff she asked for a further 42 days extension so nothing new there!) Anyway, that’s not what this article is about. It took us about a week to...

New Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreements

We have produced brand new assured shorthold tenancy agreements for no deposit, DPS and MyDeposits. This is one the most comprehensive changes to our AST’s for some time now. The agreements are available for free download here. There have been some fairly major...

Does Rent Increase Create new Tenancy?

As a rule of thumb, any term of a tenancy can be varied by agreement with the tenant including a term of the rent. The mere fact that there is a procedure for increasing the rent of an assured shorthold tenancy under section 13 Housing Act 1988 does not mean that the...

Short Term Lets in Greater London

As the Olympics get closer, many property owners in the London area may be contemplating letting their property on a short term basis. Full credit must go to @ddortongibson for the content of this article as he did all the research on this one. This article is...