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Finding the perfect tenant

When renting out a property, finding good tenants is essential in order to spare you any unnecessary stress or financial loss. For many landlords if can often feel like a minefield so we’ve put together our top tips to help in finding the right tenant: Make it attractive...

Lettings Market Brief: The Tenant Fee Ban is here – are you ready?

We have been busy preparing for the new Tenant Fee Ban which becomes law on 1 st June, ensuring that both our landlords and tenants are aware of the legislation and how it will affect them. If you’re not yet familiar with this new piece of legislation, the key measures of...

Gentleman Jack visits 58 Micklegate!

The BBC’s new Sunday night drama, ‘Gentleman Jack’, has caused quite a stir as it tells the tale of the ‘first modern lesbian’, Anne Lister. Many of the scenes were filmed here in York as although Anne inherited Shibden Hall in Halifax from her...

May Market Brief: Property market changes like the weather

The property market at the moment is much like the weather; unpredictable, changeable and a bit of a rollercoaster! We are experiencing what is being termed a ‘sentiment led’ market with it very much depending on what day you read the news as to whether the reports...

Guest Blog: The Importance of Being Solicitor Ready

Having recently partnered with North Yorkshire Law as one of our preferred solicitors, we asked them to share their top tips on why it’s so important to be solicitor ready when it comes to buying or selling a property. Here’s their advice… Everybody involved...