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I didn’t plan to be a landlord, what do I do?


Hi, I’m Phil from Sunshine. I’d like to talk to you about accidental landlords. You might be asking the question, what is an accidental landlord? It’s very important that you get this clear in your mind, accidental, by terminology, we mean someone, who didn’t intend to have a property to rent out, you could have…

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Why should I inspect my rental property regularly?


Hi, it’s Phil from Sunshine. I’d like to talk to you today about why should I inspect my properties regularly? If you talk to an agent, they will normally inspect a property every three to six months, there’s a very good reason for doing this, that is because it keeps contact with the tenant, that…

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How will no tenant fees affect me as a landlord?


 How might low tenant fees affect me as a landlord? I think it’s uncertain at this moment in time, because the government is still debating various issues of the tenant fee ban, however it is quite clear that a tenant fee ban will primarily affect agents and will have a knock-on effect from agents…

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HMO (House in Multiple Occupation) – the changing rules! Why me?


Since 2004, a property of three storeys or more, with five or more unrelated people, making up two or more households is classed as a mandatorily licensable HMO. Landlords have needed to be aware of what constitutes a storey, it has been classed as a usable space forming part of the living accommodation ie.an attic,…

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Our new website


Welcome to our new website! Now, You can check out our website or call us when you need help. It’s your choice. The articles section on our new website is a way for us to share our work with you and to grow with you. Do you want some insight into something we do and how…

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