The Importance of a Property Inventory

A Property Inventory is More Than Just a List of Items Compiling and agreeing a property inventory is a fundamental aspect of the rental agreement between a tenant and landlord. Make sure you get it right. Whether you are a private landlord or a tenant, it is easy to feel a little overwhelmed with all […]

Five Things to Look for When Choosing the Perfect Tenant

The Tenant is the Most Important Factor in a Successful Property Rent A buy to let property can be a recession-beating investment. But choose the right tenant to avoid the dream turning into a nightmare. It’s well known that in these days of low interest rates and financial uncertainty, property is one of the few […]

Romford Landlords Enjoy Huge Rent Increases

Buy-to-let landlords are investing in the Essex commuter town of Romford and have helped to push up property prices by 23% in the last twelve months. As the arrival of Crossrail draws closer, landlords in Romford are already experiencing the effects of the demand to live in this convenient area. The Essex commuter town is […]

Pension Vs Buy 2 Let Investment

The introduction of new pension freedoms this year led many retirees to choose alternative income-generating investments rather than annuities, and in line with the UK’s longstanding love of buy-to-let this often took the form of a residential investment property. Perhaps inspired by this, those who are not yet at the point of retirement have increasingly […]

2015 Annual Review of your Local Property Market

Well… it is that time again for my annual review of the property market as the Managing Director of Keystones Property. Well, not a huge amount has changed from last year. Property prices keep on rising, the demand is still high, interest rates haven’t changed and the England Rugby Team did as good as the […]