Decembers edition of The Landlord

This month we have an action packed article for you with some festive tips for looking after your property over the Christmas period, we explore how your properties rental income can influence how much the bank is willing to lend you.  We also have a great video for you to watch on a brilliant buy-to-let investment opportunity on Chelburn Court in Stockport.  This month we have considered some pertinent questions Landlords ask us on viewings such as 'should I allow pets in my rental property' and 'what Landlord insurances are available?'.  In this months edition we are going to address these queries for you.  If you have any other questions or queries you would like to put to us, or if you have a property you would like to rent please do contact us on 0161 713 4013.

We do hope that you have enjoyed The Landlord over the last 12 months and would like to take the opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  We look forward to welcoming your business in 2018!

Best wishes,

Gemma Lowe, Lettings Manager, Stockport Exchange

Top Tips for Landlords over the Christmas Holidays!

Gemma Lowe, Lettings Manager at Stockport Exchange brings us some top tips for Landlords over the Christmas holidays.  It's important to find out your tenants plans for the festive period and to see if they are going to be leaving your property unattended for a couple of weeks during the winter season whilst visiting family/friends.  As a Landlord you need to ensure your property is looked after...

Click here to read Top Tips for Landlords over the Christmas Holidays!.

How does rental income affect the amount you can borrow?

The rental income of your property can affect how much you can borrow from the bank.  This article will assist you in finding out how much the rental value of your property will enable you to borrow through your lender.

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Should I allow pets in my rental property?

This is one of the questions a lot of Landlords deliberate - a great tenant profile but they have a pet.  What do you do?  Should you allow them to rent with the pet, or should you turn them down and find someone without a pet.

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A video of a fantastic buy-to-let opportunity!

This month we have put together a video of a fantastic buy-to-let investment opportunity that we have found on the market in Stockport.  Gemma Lowe tells us more about the property and how to achieve an 8% yield!

Click here to read A video of a fantastic buy-to-let opportunity!.

What Landlord Insurances are available?

On Lettings Valuations we often get asked by our clients what type of insurances are available for Landlords and how to choose the right insurance.  This article from the Didsbury Blog tells you more about how to make sure you select the right insurance for you and your property.

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