How you can increase your rental income by more than 20% with a London Flatshare

Advice, Landlords

How you can increase your rental income by more than 20% with a London Flatshare

27th January, 2017

We all love making money. We need money to pay the bills and to give ourselves a comfortable lifestyle. Given the opportunity to make some extra cash, naturally we would take it. Of course, we all know that money alone…

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House Sharing

10 Ways To Be The Perfect Housemate

11th June, 2016

Renting a room in a shared house can be a truly great experience. There’s always someone to have a cuppa with and you could wind up making lifelong friends. However, there are always downsides to living with others, especially if…

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Landlords

Ten Top Tips for Being the Best Possible Landlord

11th June, 2016

Investing in a buy to let property isn’t as simple as sitting back and watching the money roll in. It’ll require a lot of your own time and effort, as well as a bit of money to keep everything running…

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Landlords

A Look At Earning A Tax Free Income From Your Spare Bedroom

6th June, 2016

Thanks to the recent introduction of the Rent a Room scheme, those who rent out their spare rooms can now earn up to £7,500 a year, without paying tax. But can everybody benefit? Do you need to let anyone know…

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House Sharing

House Share Hacks: How To Draw Up A Housework Rota

4th June, 2016

One of the biggest bones of contention in any house share is the cleaning and maintenance of it. There’s no question that whilst house sharing, we have encountered a lot of different types of housemate, so how do you make…

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House Sharing

10 Ways To Screen Potential New Housemates

4th June, 2016

For any number of reasons, your current house or flat share could be disrupted by one member leaving for pastures new. This leaves you with the difficult task of finding a suitable replacement for your outgoing friend. Thankfully there are…

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House Sharing

House Share Hacks: How To Make A Small Room Feel Bigger

3rd June, 2016

Finding new ways to store all of your possessions whilst trying to maintain a spacious room is a constant battle. When living with other tenants in shared accommodation, your bedroom becomes your own haven where you can properly relax and…

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Just For Fun

19 Types Of Housemate We’ve All Encountered

17th May, 2016

We’ve all lived with a range of different personalities either at university or in a house share and there’s a good chance you’ve lived with at least one of the 19 types of housemate we’ve pictured below! Which have you…

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Advice

10 Top Tips For Dealing With A Nasty Landlord

16th May, 2016

A nasty landlord is every tenant’s worst nightmare. To help dispel it, here are ten top tips for dealing with a nasty landlord.  Keep Your Cool It can be immensely difficult to keep your cool when dealing with a nasty…

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Just For Fun

Have You Been Pronouncing These 30 British Place Names Wrong?

12th May, 2016

Whilst we offer rooms to rent in every corner of the UK, from London to Leicester and pretty much everywhere else in-betweem, we also enjEnglish is an old and consequently complex language. Hence, it is not uncommon to hear many…

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