Reeds Rains Blog

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

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27 Jun

Important things you need to know about the Tenant Fees Act 2019

At the start of June 2019 the Tenant Fee Ban came into action. Read everything you need to know.

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Tips for landlords when buying kitchen appliances

5 Jun

Tips for landlords when buying kitchen appliances

Even if you’re letting your property unfurnished, tenants these days expect white goods and certain electrical appliances to be...

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5 Jun

Top 10 health and safety obligations to know as a landlord

The most important thing for you to understand, as a landlord, is that you have a duty of care to your tenants. That means you ...

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5 Jun

Landlord advice: letting to overseas students

Given that the UK is the second-most popular study destination in the world, if you have rental property in one of our major ci...

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5 Jun

Tenant focus: A long-term renter or likely to move on?

You may have a particular tenant type you prefer to let to, or you may be more focused on the length of time they’re going to s...

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29 May

Top picks for tenants

Our top picks for tenants this month, from a sixth floor city centre apartment to a rural retreat, there is something for every...

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21 May

What are permitted payments?

Tenant Fees Act 2019 - What are permitted payments?

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21 May

I manage my own property - how does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me?

I manage my own property - how does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me?

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21 May

Reeds Rains manages my property - how does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me?

Reeds Rains manages my property - how does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me?

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21 May

How does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me if I am a Tenant?

How does the Tenant Fees Act 2019 impact me if I am a Tenant?

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The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 came into force on the 20th March 2019

26 Apr

The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 came into force on the 20th March 2019

A reminder that the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 came into force in England on 20th March. It’s been ...

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26 Apr

Pets - problem or a sign of a great tenant?

In our last tenant survey, 22% of respondents said they were concerned about restrictions on having pets in a rental property a...

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