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Parkgate Blog: Tenants

Is your letting agent compliant with the latest regulations?

When renting out your home through a letting agency, it’s important to work with a firm which takes its compliance responsibilities seriously. In recent years, government regulation of the private rental sector has increased significantly, meaning landlords – and letting agents working on their behalf – have more compliance obligations than ever before. Penalties for […]

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Five things London tenants want from their rental property

With the private rented sector continuing to grow, landlords are facing more competition than ever before as they let their rental properties. Because of this, it’s important that you do everything in your power to entice prospective tenants. While priorities might change dependant on whether you are renting to short or long-term tenants, here at […]

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Why a hotel-style bathroom will appeal to tenants

As a landlord, having a presentable, well-maintained property is crucial to keeping your tenants happy and willing to stay for the long-term. Because of this, you want to make sure that your home is suitably appealing to entice prospective tenants. More than anything, you will want to focus on the key parts of the home. […]

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Five ways to boost the security of your South London rental property

As a landlord, it’s important that you prioritise the safety of your tenants. This means increasing the security of your rental property to provide maximum protection against theft, break-ins, vandalism and other events that could potentially harm your tenants. Fortunately, there are plenty of measures you can take to do this, which can help to […]

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Landlords – why a busy events calendar is appealing to tenants

For a local area to be attractive to tenants, it helps if it has a busy events calendar to keep people entertained, occupied and stimulated. Here at Parkgate Estates, we are lucky enough to operate in some of London’s most popular and desirable areas – Richmond, Mortlake, Sheen and Putney – where there is always […]

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