Letting Agent Resources
As an experienced Lettings Agent we know full well that letting a property is a significant challenge. We’ve collated some of our favourite resources to help you with that challenge, from the legal requirements, tax implications and insurance to maximising revenue and dealing with problem tenants.
Read our guides below and when you’re ready to start your buy to let journey you can register as a landlord here.
Legal requirements, qualifications & our services
Get up to speed on the legal requirements for your property: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/letting-legally
Our guide on letting Safely: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/letting-safely
When you’re picking an agent the qualifications they have help to protect your investment and give you an assurance of quality: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/using-qualified-agent
Find out more about the tax implications of earning rental income: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/tax
How should you pick landlord Insurance in order to protect your property? https://www.simplybusiness.co.uk/knowledge/articles/2016/08/ultimate-guide-to-landlord-insurance/
What are buy to let mortgages and how do they differ from regular homeowner mortgages? http://midas.mortgageadvicebureau.com/buy-to-let-mortgage
Take a look at our services to find out how we can help you let out property: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/management-service
Tips and Help
Read this great post – Top ten tips for buy to let: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/investing/buy-to-let/11161497/Buy-to-let-my-top-ten-tips.html
Additionally, here’s our top tips: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/top-tips-for-landlords
Get guidance on finding the right investment property for your portfolio: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/finding-investment-properties
Now you’re letting property how do you take steps to maximise income? https://homelet.co.uk/landlord-insurance/landlord-lowdown-blog/article/5-steps-to-maximising-your-rental-income
Find out about tenancy agreements and how to put one together: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/tenancy-agreement
Find out about record keeping for your rental property: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/record-keepinig
What’s involved with DIY letting? https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/sellf-management
Problems and Solutions:
Our guide on common problems faced buy landlords: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/what-can-go-wrong
Find out how evicting a problem tenant works: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/evicting-tenant
Our guide on avoiding some of these problems: https://www.hunters.com/about-us/news/avoiding-bad-tenants
Is there anything else you need to know? We're an expert lettings agent so we're happy to help with any and all questions. Feel free to contact us and let us know.
Ready to start your journey as a landlord with Hunters? Welcome aboard!