Category Archives: Inventories

Remove some of the stress of renting a property

The number of  lettings is still on the increase.  This surge in demand for rental homes has been caused by the instability in the housing market and the difficulty for many of securing a mortgage. With many people becoming landlords for the first time lettings agencies are busy matching the needs of the prospective tenants…

Student lettings – the move to a rental property

You’ve found somewhere to live, now you need to make sure that you are given an EPC and an inventory.  If you are not happy with the quality of your inventory – check out a professional inventory on our website http://www.home-inspectionservices.co.uk/inventories.html – and, if your son / daughter is moving to university in Greater Manchester…

Moving on and finding the right property

So, you’ve got the grades, drunk the celebratory champagne, selected your university course and now you’ve got to find somewhere to live. You need to find somewhere quickly because you’re under pressure, there’s a time deadline.  It might seem a long way off but it’s coming. There are thousands of students all chasing the last…

Student lettings – how do you choose?

As those of us lucky to have them already know, children bring with them moments of great joy and happiness. They also bring moments of sadness, times when they need our parental help and guidance. Today, as the A-level results are released, it is for many, a time of great joy and celebration. For others…

Inventory essential for both tenant and landlord

As an inventory clerk, I am frequently in rental properties.  Landlord’s can, and do, lease their properties in a variety of states.  Some are immaculately presented, professionally cleaned throughout, whilst others leave much to be desired in terms of cleanliness.  A tenant accepts the lease of the property in its current state.  So how should…