This guide to the renting and letting scene explains legal, financial and practical issues from the viewpoints of both landlord and tenant. It contains sample letting agreements and covers different types of tenancies, the Rent Acts, licences, housing associations and repairs.
Kate Faulkner grew up in Nottingham and has lived in Central London, Acton, Hackney, Finsbury Park, Byfleet, West Byfleet, Reading, Thames Ditton and she now resides near Newark. She has lived in a 1930s house, student accommodation, an Edwardian home, several Victorian terraces, a 1970s property and a 1950s flat. She now lives in a 200 year old farmhouse. Kate has bought, sold, rented, renovated, traded and worked in relocation as well as set up the Self Build and Renovation Centre in Swindon. And she's analysed over 50 areas for buy to let investment potential. Kate loves anything and everything to do with property and has set up a free site for people carrying out projects called www.propertychecklists.co.uk. Got a question? Get an answer, she and her team will help as much as they can.