We expect the majority will agree it’s mainly about the property, and this is true, however your service and the processes you have in place will also have an impact on the tenant's decision or you holding onto a good applicant. If they don’t like you, they’ll walk away and fight you for their holding deposit!
Help me Fix blog
We are sure everyone who receives these emails will know what a landlord will look for in an agent, and all will agree it’s not just about the fees. Don’t get us wrong fees play a big part, especially in a tight economy and with cost of living increasing, but the value a landlord receives remains just as important.
With the inception of net zero becoming more and more prominent in the property industry the Minimum Energy Performance of Buildings (No. 2) Bill proposing for all private rented properties to be an EPC grade ‘C’ or above from 2025 comes as no surprise.
Added to this the cost of utilities being high on the list of tenant's wish list for properties, property professionals should really know what makes a property economical to run and what improvements are a must have, and which are a nice to have.
With new Proptech joining the marketplace every day, we’re seeing new buzzwords and acronyms popping up. No one likes to admit they don’t know what something means so usually take a swing at it themselves with hilarious results!