The government has announced plans to introduce five-yearly electrical safety checks for private rented housing in England. This legislation has been widely anticipated for some time. Under the legislation, electrical safety inspections will need to be conducted by ‘competent and qualified’ persons every five years
The key drivers of a successful letting strategy are finding and retaining great tenants. Having to deal with a damaged property or initiating action for breach of lease and repossession can be expensive. Similarly, frequent tenant turnover and increased void periods have a detrimental impact on yields. Here are our top tips to ensure you are successful.