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Why Not to Make Inventory Reports by Yourself?

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Why Not to Make Inventory Reports by Yourself?

A lot of landlords and home-owners think that they are capable of preparing London inventory reports on their own. But they don’t realize that these reports are subjective and can’t be used in case of a legal dispute. This is the reason why it is better to contact an independent inventory clerk, who will professionally conduct any kind of inventory report depending on the situation. In this way both the landlord and the tenant will be sure that the report is trustworthy. It can also be used to prove a statement in court because it...

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Landlords Should Be More Cautious

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Landlords Should Be More Cautious

A recent research shows that very few landlords change the locks after the tenants have move out. This trust can be very tricky because you never know how many previous occupiers own a key to your property. If you had some problems with the tenant or you evicted him, then there is a chance that he will want a revenge. This is the reason why landlords should change the locks for their tenants and their own safety and after that proceed with the check in inventory London report. The new tenants should also demand a new lock in case the landlord...

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What is a Combined Report?

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What is a Combined Report?

This report unites two services in one – inventory and check in report. It is offered to landlords and letting agents and is very useful for people who rent out their property for the first time. A check in can not be conducted without the presence of the original inventory London report, so if you don’t have one, this service will really come in hand. The combined report has two more benefits: 1. You can make only one booking for two services. 2. Its price equals the price of the inventory report + 50% of the price of the check in...

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Don’t Forget The Interim Report

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Don’t Forget The Interim Report

Landlords often underestimate the interim report and think that it’s just a waste of money and time. But actually the interim report can save landlords money by protecting them from bad tenants. Doing a mid-term inspection on time can be a real property-saver since the tenants don’t expect to be visited. So the landlord and the inventory London clerk can see how the property looks like on a normal day. If the tenants don’t follow the rules set by the landlord, he will be able to take actions and prevent future damages such...

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Landlords Expanding Their Portfolios

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Landlords Expanding Their Portfolios

A recent research shows that during the next six months around 60% of landlords in London will acquire new residential properties. This will definitely support the property market in London and will strongly affect the inventory London market as well. The landlords are advised not to compromise with the performance of the inventory reports and hire a professional inventory clerk who will conduct the needed reports. Completing the inventory, check in, interim and check out report will ensure that the landlords will only benefit from the new...

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Tenancy Deposits Now Protected All Over UK

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Tenancy Deposits Now Protected All Over UK

With the accepting of a new deposit protection regulations in Scotland, now tenant deposits are going to be secured in every part of the United Kingdom. Starting from the 2nd of July 2013 all landlords will be obliged to choose and follow a certain deposit protection scheme. So landlords will have to think carefully not only about conducting London inventory reports but also about choosing the right protection scheme. All landlords must strictly obey the new rules and protect the money given by the tenants within 30 days. After that they also...

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The London 2012 Olympics Countdown

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The London 2012 Olympics Countdown

There are only 10 days left until the start of the Olympic games 2012 in London. Fans from all over the world are about to visit the UK capital to see their favourite athletes and teams, to experience the amazing feeling of becoming a part of this great sports event. With so many people coming to London, there a lot of landlords and home-owners who are renting out their properties during the Olympic games. These landlords have to be prepared for the huge flow of new tenants checking in and out of their properties and for the conducting of all...

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The UK Gardening Mania

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The UK Gardening Mania

It seems that nowadays the people in UK have a new obsession – gardening. Bathrooms and kitchens are no longer the top priority for home improvements since the Britons have transferred most of their money and efforts on creating the perfect outdoor space. Recently released information stated that in 2011 Britons spent the astonishing amount of £5.2 billion on garden improvements. This means that the average garden fan spent around £1300 to make a place for relaxation or entertainment in his or her backyard. This type of home improvement can...

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The New Investment – Student Housing

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The New Investment – Student Housing

UK investors have been advised to transfer their money to student housing since the prices of residential properties continue falling down. According to a recent research made by CBRE, in 2011 the student housing market accumulated around £740 million. Although, the tuition fees for international students of the UK universities are one of the highest in the world, the number of foreigners willing to study in UK is increasing significantly. So the demand for student accommodation is also pretty high and this makes student housing very tempting...

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Tenants Losing Loads Of Money On Withheld Deposits

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Tenants Losing Loads Of Money On Withheld Deposits

For the past three years tenants in the UK have lost around £1.1 billion or an average of £367 million per year. In other figures, 40% of the tenants have lost a part of or in some cases all their deposit. Most often the deposit was withheld after the conducting of the inventory London check out report when new damages of the property were included. The most common reason for deducting money from the deposit was for covering the cost for cleaning, others were withheld for repair or replacement of damaged furnishing or appliances. 10% of the...

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