• How to become a property developer

    January 9, 2019

    Gary McCausland, presenter of Channel Five's 'How to be a property developer', reveals his top 10 tips for buyers eyeing renovation projects.

  • How do you appoint an architect?

    October 18, 2018

    The architectural designer and TV presenter Charlie Luxton caught up with us at the recent Homebuilding and Renovating Show to explain what you should look for in an architect.

  • The best property advice Charlie Luxton has been given

    October 17, 2018

    Architectural designer and TV presenter Charlie Luxton caught up with us at the recent Homebuilding and Renovating Show and revealed the best property advice he'd ever received.

  • Best advice for starting a new building project

    October 4, 2018

    Architectural designer Charlie Luxton caught up with us at the Homebuilding and Renovating Show to explain what to think about when you are starting a new project.

  • Landlords face up to 17 week wait to evict problem tenants

    July 16, 2018

    Private landlords brought 21,439 possession claims to courts in England and Wales last year. But many were rejected for failing to follow the correct eviction proceedings.

  • Landlords: How to sell a house when you have sitting tenants

    May 18, 2018

    Whether you're selling because of stricter government regulations, or just want to free up some cash, here's how to sell your property with a tenant in place.

  • Is a Property ISA your best tax-free savings option?

    March 21, 2018

    The tax year ends on 5 April, so time's running out to take advantage of your tax-free savings allowance. With cash ISAs offering low returns, property could prove a better option.

  • How to invest in property with your tax-free ISA

    March 8, 2018

    The cut-off point for this year’s 'use it or lose it' ISA allowance is 5 April and there are a host of options for this tax-free investment - including bricks and mortar.

  • Landlords' and tenants' rights

    August 3, 2015

    Landlord and tenant rights are likely to be detailed within a tenancy agreement, but some conditions may vary from one property and landlord to the next.

  • Buying a plot of land for development

    September 2, 2014

    Securing a site to build and sell houses on brings about a unique set of challenges. The three most important property factors are location, location and location.

  • Letting to a company or an individual

    September 2, 2014

    Company lets are common among the expatriate community - and London continues to accommodate a thriving and expanding expatriate community.

  • How to buy to let

    September 2, 2014

    The buy to let property market has received a startling amount of interest. Our obsession with all things property has grabbed the attention of many consumers.

  • How to deal with problem tenants

    September 2, 2014

    Use this guide to help you manage the landlord-tenant relationship effectively and develop techniques to deal with problems as they arise.

  • How to insure your investment property

    September 2, 2014

    Landlords and investors need to be aware that an existing, standard buildings or contents insurance policy may not cover the property or its contents when it is let or empty.