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Furnished or Unfurnished?

This article originally appeared on LOFT Interiors. Furnishing a property does not absolutely guarantee that you will be able to charge more rent for it. In most cases you will be able to, but the difference is not as much on a monthly basis as you might expect. Having said […]

Why Furnish Your Property

This post originally appeared on LOFT Interiors. Maximise your return – Furnish your property! Many first time buyers are now being faced with having to find unrealistic deposits to get onto the property ladder, this is forcing many of them to rent. Consequently, the UK lettings market is buoyant as demand […]

Why Use Furniture Packages

This post originally appeared on the LOFT Interiors Blog Furnishing a property, whether a one off for a first time buyer or owner occupier, or a regular occurrence for a professional property investor or developer, furniture delivery, assembly, installation and staging can be a very complex, frustrating and long winded […]

Student landlords shrug off tuition fee worries

Britain’s biggest student landlord is on course for rental growth as demand for university accommodation is surging despite worries about increased tuition fees. Bed space reservations for the next academic year hit 73% of available occupancy – up from 62% in March and slightly ahead of the May 2010 level […]

Rising rents rocket back to record high

Rents have recovered to match their record high as the lack of mortgages pushes would-be homebuyers to rent property. With average rents hitting £692 per month in England and Wales, landlords are expecting income to rise to new peaks for the rest of the year. The Council of Mortgage Lenders, […]