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Property Top Trumps – Home

Property Top Trumps - Home

Over the next week, Your right move has been looking at the statistics of some of your favourite property portals to find out what is currently the Joker in the pack and which is the Super Trump. Using the analogy of an old card game Top Trumps, we take a look each day to see whether ...

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Rightmove Houses

Rightmove or not so right move

Of all the rightmove houses we found this..... I've seen advertised, this one must take the best award. Not only the cheapest but also the most likely to disappear with global warming. It actually was put on the site as a house under offer as you can see from the pictures. The site had internal shots ...

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Rising Rental

Rising Rental in the UK

Rent Going Up Renting a property will go up, as rental properties coming onto the market has fallen for the first time since January 2008, according to the latest Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors survey. It appears tenants no longer have as strong a bargaining power. Improvements in the housing market have led to a fall in ...

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Landlord and Tenant Disputes

Disputes between a Landlord and a Tenant

Landlord and Tenant Disputes Below are some really useful tips for landlords and how they can avoid problem tenants. Good Communication with Landlord and Tenant They say it’s good to talk. No landlord or tenant  want a dispute. Most issues occur due to a lack of communication with your tenant.  Good communication by Landlords to their tenants may ...

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Rightmove rental properties

Rightmove rental properties missing list

What do you expect to see on Rightmove rental properties ?  Recently Rightmove asked its followers that question. It's good they are taking feedback from Facebook followers. The full questions was "If you were looking for a rental property on Rightmove, what information would you want/expect to be included from the agent advertising it?" It seems that ...

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5 Easy Ways to Become a Successful Landlord in a Recession

Landlord Top 5 Tips

Below are 5 easy ways to become a successful landlord in a recession and certainly we are going through one of the worst to date. With dips, double dips, the economic decline hasnt change direction for some time. With rent arrears more likely than ever and many finding themselves as landlords due to the lack ...

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London 2 let

London 2 let site - great design and usability

From time to time we discover new sites that we think will prove useful in your quest to find property. For those wanting to rent in London we have found a gem. Lets take a look at london2Let How London 2 let works is the creation of Will Thomas. The idea is it immediately shows thousands ...

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More ways Monopoly Helps Property Developers

Monopoly Lessons for Property Developers

Last Year we looked at how Monopoly can teach lessons in the real world of property development. When it comes to selected the right location for investment and knowing whether to make improvements on your home, Monopoly provided some very valuable lessons. Knowing fact and figures as well as the odds of an outcome will also prove ...

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Phil and Kirsty – Location

Phil Spencer and Kirsty Allsopp

Don't you just love Phil and Kirsty, and there back again for another new series. Catch the new series of Location, Location, Location on Wednesdays at 8pm on Channel 4. Phil and Kirsty, like a favourite Aunty and Uncle they almost row in front of the nation on the great show Property experts Phil Spencer and Kirsty Allsop were asked for advice ...

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Home Ownership down – Cost of Buying Up

Home Ownership down

The big news after the Bank Holiday weekend is based on the recent report from the National Housing Federation regarding Home Ownership going down, while the cost of renting and Buying continues to spiral out of control. They predict the number of home owners will drop to just 64% as house prices soar, compared to 73% in ...

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