Reeds Rains Blog

The Reeds Rains blog is a place for us to share property news, and informative articles.

Block of flats and office buildings

25 Jun

Our pick of investment properties

From a one bedroom flat to six self contained flats and more, we have it all in our latest picks.

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Person sat at the coffee table typing on their laptop whilst also on their phone

25 Jun

An update on evictions during the COVID-19 crisis

Just before lockdown began, the Government announced new, temporary rules around evictions.

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Couple looking at a laptop

23 Jun

News: Electrical safety rules changing in England on 1st July 2020

Following a consultation last year, the Government is finally introducing clear rules around electrical safety for privately re...

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Man playing a building blocks game

31 Mar

Letting your own home what you need to know

What you need to do to let a home is constantly changing, partly due to market changes and new services offered and partly due ...

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Stay alert to legionella

31 Mar

Stay alert to legionella

Legionella is a bacteria that, if inhaled, can cause Legionnaire’s disease, a potentially fatal type of pneumonia.

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Home wooden blocks on a sideboard

30 Mar

Homes Act applies to all tenancies from 20th March 2020

On 20th March 2019, the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 took effect for new and renewed tenancies. It requires al...

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Row of houses

16 Dec

Latest investment opportunities

From a one bedroom flat to a four bedroom semi detached property with separate annexe. Here we showcase our pick of investment ...

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Mum touching noses with little girl

12 Dec

Tenant perspective: Has the fee ban been helpful to tenants?

The ban on charging tenants fees for administering their let came into force for new tenancies in England on 1st June this year...

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Two semi detached houses

12 Dec

Maintenance focus: The roof

Most pitched roofs are tiled, with natural slate being the most durable, lasting around 100 years. Man-made slate, clay or conc...

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12 Dec

The legal changes to expect and plan for in 2020

As has been the case for each of the past few years, there are once again a number of legislative changes to prepare for in the...

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Couple looking at their laptop

12 Dec

The Fifth Money Laundering Directive - how will this affect landlords from 10 January 2020?

On the 10 January The Fifth Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) takes effect in the UK.  This will make changes to the UK anti mo...

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Row of new houses

25 Nov

Latest investment opportunities

From a one bedroom flat to a four bedroom detached executive style family home. Here we showcase our pick of investment opportu...

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