Buying at Auction
Buying property at auction can be a great way to start or build your investment portfolio, but it's important to follow some simple steps to make sure you get the right property at the right price.
Here's our simple step-by-step guide to bidding and buying at auction.
Jail for breaches of Fire Safety
The Grimsby Telegraph reports the prosecution in Grimsby Crown Court of local landlord, Keith Newsum, who received a five-month prison sentence, and was ordered to pay costs of £100,000, plus compensation of £4,200 to his tenants.
Mr Newsum was accused of putting "wealth before welfare" after...
Appointing a managing agent
Choosing the right managing agent is important, not only for your building and other communal areas but also for the community of the site.
As a freeholder or a director of a management company, you have a responsibility to choose the correct managing agent.
It may seem like a daunting task to...
What are Accurate Reinstatement Values?
Usually, a generic pricing table is used to calculate the reinstatement value. This generalises all buildings into set categories and gives a reinstatement value at a price-per-square-metre. However, your property could have completely unique needs and may not fit into a generalised category.