Every landlord will probably have their own catalogue of winter-related maintenance issues. There is no denying that cold, wet and windy weather can cause a headache to landlords and tenants, but the good news is that by taking the steps outlined in this article you can really mitigate against this. It really coincides with our most common maintenance call-outs, so this is all from first hand experience. To put it simply, it revolves around HEATING, DAMP & INSULATION.
The property market in Leeds has made headlines again as it once again proves itself to be a hotspot for investors. With HS2 on the horizon, a growing economy and a lack of supply for housing, property owners have been enjoying very strong property price growth and high rental levels.
Anyone renting a property will have to go through the standard property inspections, which are typically carried out every 6-12 months. This is just to give the landlord or letting agent the opportunity to check the state of the property and how itâ€™s being lived in/treated. An inspection is generally nothing to worry about, but we have put together a guide to ensure youâ€™re prepared for your first student property inspection.