In our previous blog, we looked at what tenants looks for in properties and pets was one of the key factors. Since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020, Rightmove has stated the demand for a pet friendly rental property has increased 120%, however according to Chestertons in March 2022 only 12% of properties are marketed as being pet friendly.
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Predictive maintenance systems are a critical tool for social housing providers in the UK, as they help to minimise the need for repairs and maintenance, reduce costs, and improve the overall quality of life for tenants. Predictive maintenance systems use advanced analytics and machine learning algorithms to analyse data from various sources, such as sensors, to identify patterns and predict when equipment is likely to fail.
It’s been quite a while now since the Tenant Fees Act came into force in June 2019. That time has flown by and we’re sure the rules have now become a standard part of everyday processes, but how much do you really remember?
Energy efficiency is a critical issue for social housing providers in the UK, as it not only helps to reduce costs, but it also has a positive impact on the environment. With the increasing availability of energy efficiency solutions, social housing providers now have the opportunity to improve the sustainability of their properties and create a better living environment for tenants.
The rise of mobile technology is changing the way social housing providers engage with their tenants in the UK. With the increasing use of smartphones and other mobile devices, social housing providers are now able to offer tenants new and innovative ways to access information and receive support.
It’s very likely you will have heard of HMOs and know what they’re about, however here’s a little refresher for you.
The real estate industry has been slow to adopt technology, but this is changing. Proptech, or property technology, is revolutionising the way properties are managed, and the future of property management lies in technology. In recent years, there has been a surge in the development of proptech solutions aimed at streamlining property management processes, increasing efficiency, and reducing costs.
Sustainability is becoming more and more of a requirement, rather than a hope and desire. As we move through the 21st century, the need to improve climate change is becoming ever-present in our daily lives, however how many really think about it when in the office? Many will expect their employers to be paving the way for the business to be net-zero so we wanted to explore this further with you. There are some agencies who have a public pledge for net-zero, others who have already managed it, but most wont have much of a plan if anything.
The UK rental market is constantly evolving and it can be difficult to predict what the future holds. However, by keeping an eye on the latest trends and market developments, landlords and property investors can make informed decisions about their rental properties. In this blog post, we will explore some of the key trends and predictions for the future of the UK rental market.
Smart home technology is revolutionising the way people live, and the social housing sector in the UK is no exception. With the increasing availability of smart home devices and technologies, social housing providers are now able to offer tenants new and innovative ways to manage their homes and improve their living experience.