April 15th 2019
Government announcement on Section 21
Today, the UK Government has announced its intention to abolish Section 21 notices for eviction on residential tenancies in England as part of efforts to create open ended tenancies for all private renters.
January 1st 2018
UK house prices still rising in 2018
For many British homeowners the value of their homes has risen hugely over the last six years, the average is 30.9%.
September 20th 2017
Property Evening September 2017
Finch & Company and our sister company Goodfellows with support from EMS, Embrace Mortgage Services in association with the Old...
August 24th 2017
2017 - What’s happening in the rental World
Despite reports that the average rent has decreased by £51 in February this year compared to last, the UK rental market still remains strong.
July 12th 2017
Number 1 seed for the professional BTL Landlord
Wimbledon draws to an end this weekend, and what an exciting year it’s been so far, no one could have predicted both Murray and Djokovic not making it through to the finals, which highlights the importance of keeping on top of their game. This also applies to a professional BTL (Buy to Let) landlord, who to make a success of their business needs to get into the same mindset as a professional tennis player.
March 29th 2017
Asking prices on the up
A recent report from Rightmove suggests that asking prices have still been creeping up. The average asking price in March was £310,108, marking a 1.3% or £3,877 month-on-month increase, this figure is just £363 below a record high of £310,471, that was recorded in June last year.
March 20th 2017
Landlords: keep on top of EPCs
If you are a private sector landlord you will probably be aware of the new regulation concerning EPC’s, Energy Performance Certificate, on all rental properties as from the 1 April 2018.
February 8th 2017
DIY on-line or traditional - which method would you choose to sell your property?
On-line agencies according to some experts in the industry are growing in popularity as they are perceived as having a better on-line presence. However in reality this isn’t the case.
January 13th 2017
Visit our new website to find out how much your property is worth.
January 13th 2017
New Year New Website
Happy new year and welcome to our new website – have a look and find out how much your property is worth.
November 28th 2016
Autumn statement, Chancellor bans letting fees
The Chancellor, Philip Hammond announced in his Autumn statement this week that he is going to introduce a ban on letting fees.
November 26th 2016
Tax Changes for Landlords
Make sure you’re prepared for the tax changes that are happening from 2016/17.If you’re going to file your tax return online, you have until 30th December 2016 – if you were planning to do a paper return, you’ve missed the deadline this year which was 31st October 2016!