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A Landlords Guide to Universal Credit in Leicester

14th August 2018

Universal Credit is currently being rolled out across Leicester and the East Midlands so it's likely you know a tenant who is in receipt of universal credit whether they live in one of your houses or flats or have inquired about renting one of your properties, and if you don't…

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How Can Leicester Homeowners Avoid Paying Capital Gains Tax When They Sell Their Home?

10th August 2018

If an individual sells their only or main private residence, any gain is exempt from tax under private residence relief. This includes the garden up to 0.5 hectares, or a larger area if required for reasonable enjoyment of the residence. If the property has not been an individual’s main residence…

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What Does Interest Rate Rises Mean For The Leicester Property Market?

5th August 2018

The Bank of England has decided to raise the interest rate for the second time in a decade up from 0.5% to 0.75%, the highest level since March 2009 when measures were taken to stave off the recession caused by the 2008 global financial crises. The has risen by 0.25%…

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All The Laws Landlords Have To Abide By...

13th July 2018

Are you thinking about becoming a landlord or are you one already? Do you intend to or do you manage your properties yourself? It comes as no surprise that more and more Leicester homeowners and landlords are turning to reputable Leicester letting agents like Harry Albert Lettings & Estates to manage…

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Helping Leicester Homeowners, Landlords and Tenants Save Money on their Household Bills

8th July 2018

Harry Albert Lettings & Estates has teamed up with Leicester Property Insight to bring you ConnectUK, providing products and services that are guaranteed to save you money. Leicester Property Insight is a news and media publication company covering property, business and financial news in Leicester and surrounding areas. We're helping…

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Auctioned Property Sells for 5x More at Auction

27th June 2018

A house in Newtown Linford in Leicestershire has sold for £103'000 above its reserve price on 14th June. The property is situated in a popular and desirable location and spans 0.37 acres and was sold at auction for 5 times more than the asking price. The Modern Method of Auction…

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Landlords in Leicester Focus on Expanding Portfolios

24th June 2018

Data released by Aldermore, a specialist buy-to-let lending firm who serves landlords and property investors in Leicester and elsewhere throughout the UK, suggests that 41% (more than 2/3rd's) of residential landlords in England are planning to add to their property investments with landlords in Leicester are looking to purchase more…

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A Landlord's Guide to Choosing A Property Manager

20th June 2018

If you’re looking to rent your property to someone, whether it’s a room, studio flat, house, houseboat or static caravan, a good management agent in Leicester could be an extremely valuable resource. A managing agent like Harry Albert Lettings & Estates can provide a range of services, from finding tenants…

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FREE Weekend Landlord eClinic Launched

8th June 2018

Calling All Leicester Landlords! Are you in need of some FREE professional propertyadvice? Do you want to discuss your problem tenants or even how to take your investments to the next level? Harry Albert Lettings & Estates are hosting a FREE landlord Drop-In eClinic every week from Friday through until…

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Why Use a Managing Agent and What to Expect

5th June 2018

Finding a good tenant and managing the tenancy effectively are essential parts of being a professional landlord. Below, we answer some questions which may help you to decide whether to use a reliable property manager like Harry Albert Lettings & Estates. When should landlords and property investors to use a…

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