Tag Archives: Renting

Lettings boom continuing – by Bolton Letting Agents Westpine Property Lettings

Lettings boom continuing – by Bolton Letting Agents Westpine Property Lettings   Newly released census figures show that the number of private tenants has doubled, while the proportion who own a home has fallen sharply. One in five families in … Continue reading

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Ruling Outcome on Advanced Rent Payments

Rent paid in advance will not count as a deposit it was decided by the Court of Appeal this week. The ruling means that landlords and letting agents are not obliged to treat rent paid in advance as a deposit … Continue reading

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Longer Tenancies – What does this mean for Landlords?

According to recent research from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), tenants are now staying in the same rental property for an average of 20 months, setting a record duration. This figure is up from an average of 19 … Continue reading

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