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Legislation
16 Jun 2020

Landlords, are you ready for mandatory electrical checks?

The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 were passed by Parliament on 18 March 2020. The Regulations apply in England to all new tenancies from [...]

Northfields
26 Apr 2020

Book a video valuation of your home during COVID19 lockdown

We will book a suitable time with you and we will invite you to a ZOOM video conference, where we can chat about your property and your requirements.  This can [...]

Legislation
25 Apr 2020

Coronavirus Act 2020 – Rental Property Update

With people and businesses all over the world required to react and adapt to the current situation caused by Covid-19, the property industry is no different. The Coronavirus Act 2020 [...]

Legislation
15 Apr 2019

The abolition of Section 21 Notices

  Today the Government announced its intention to abolish Section 21 in its current form to prevent landlords from taking the ‘quick option’ to remove tenants.  Section 8 evictions are [...]

Legislation
5 Dec 2018

Tenant Fees Bill Update on Security Deposits

The Negotiator Magazine has announced, this morning, that the Government has confirmed that further amendments to the Tenants fees Bill have been confirmed: Security deposits to be capped at fives [...]

Lettings
12 Aug 2018

Northfields Lettings Shortlisted for EA Masters Awards 2018

As a member of the public, you may be thinking ‘so what’ another award, what does it mean to me? Well, these awards do mean something to you. This is [...]

Lettings
9 Aug 2018

Right to Rent: A guide for landlords

Landlords, we would like to help you to understand the important legislation with the guide on ‘right to rent’ please let us know if you would like any information on [...]

Area Update
9 Jun 2017

Crossrail Update – Ealing Broadway

Back in the 1800s, Ealing was hailed as the ‘Queen of the Suburbs’ when the railways expanded to outer London, and the upcoming Crossrail expansion looks set to make the [...]

Community
23 May 2017

Date for the diary: Oaklands Car Boot Sale

When: Saturday 10th June 2017 Where: Oaklands Road, Ealing, W7 2DP Time: 12pm – 3pm Entry: Adults £1 // Children free On Saturday 10th June, Oaklands Primary School in Ealing [...]

Market Update
31 Mar 2017

What is Client Money Protection?

This week the Government have announced new measures to make Client Money Protection (CMP) mandatory for all letting agents across England – a great step forward for the industry! What [...]

Market Update
2 Sep 2016

Japanese Knotweed: A guide

Earlier this week, a story broke detailing how a woman from Birmingham is unable to sell her property, due to her next door neighbour’s housing association garden being overrun by Japanese [...]

Lettings
12 Feb 2016

Right to Rent: A guide for landlords

On the 1st February 2016, a new Right to Rent legislation came into force. Landlords, we would like to help you to understand the new legislation because if you do [...]

Lettings
26 Aug 2014

Mind the gap: How landlords can minimise voids in rental property

A rental property going empty can cost landlords thousands of pounds.  Find out how as a landlord you can limit the risk of having unoccupied properties. Top 4 tips for [...]

Lettings
23 Jan 2014

Throwback Thursday: Should landlords offer rental properties furnished or unfurnished?

Landlords often ask our award winning lettings team if they should advertise property furnished or unfurnished.  The best solution – be flexible.  There are benefits for landlords who are able to [...]

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