Would you like to work with a leading local property consultancy who are also members of The Guild of Property Professionals? We have two openings at our Thirsk Office! Contact Amy or Emma at our Thirsk office with your CV.
What would you like to see in the Spring budget regarding the property market? On March 13th 2018, Phillip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, will present one of the shortest spring budget statements in years. Plans for: budgeting Brexit, diesel car tax and HS2, benefits and living wages will be touched upon. Most importantly for the property market, are stamp duty and tenant fee bans. http://www.guildproperty.co.uk/news/post/1520514105/spring-statement-wish-list
What Should I Do When a Tenant Won’t Pay Rent? You’ve found the perfect tenants, they’ve moved in without issue, and you’re expecting smooth sailing with the tenancy. But then you check your bank account and find that rent hasn’t been paid that month. What do you do? Guild Members share their expert advice to help in this tricky situation. 1. Communication All of our agents agree that communication is key to keep track of payments and to resolve an issue with tenants. First of all, it is … Continued
Are you a Portfolio Landlord? Portfolio landlords – those with four or more mortgaged buy-to-let properties – now face more stringent checks by lenders when buying additional properties. Since the end of September, new portfolio lending rules issued by city watchdog the Prudential Regulation Authority mean that lenders must look at a landlord’s entire property portfolio when deciding whether to offer them a buy-to-let mortgage on a property. The rules have been introduced to provide lenders with greater certainty that landlords will definitely be able to afford any additional … Continued
PRESS RELEASE: 5th December 2016 Leading property consultancy Joplings is proud to announce that it has been awarded exclusive Membership of the prestigious Guild of Professional Estate Agents for Ripon and Thirsk. The Guild is a nationwide network of approaching 800 leading estate agents, all dedicated to maintaining the very highest standards of professionalism and customer service. Guild Membership is traditionally only granted to one agent in a given area. This appointment means that Joplings has been judged to have met or exceeded The Guild’s exacting Membership criteria, … Continued