January 5th 2021
Following the latest announcement on 4th January, people can still move home as long as they follow the guidelines in place, agents can continue to work and house moves are permitted to go ahead.
December 10th 2020
During the festive period we will continue to open our doors to help you with your property. Be it buying, selling, letting or valuations. There are days when we will be closed though. Please be sure to check our hours.
December 8th 2020
Landlords of properties throughout England must check that someone has the right to rent before letting them a property. Your basic obligation to carry out checks on tenants to confirm that they have the legal right to live in the UK has not changed, however the process around documentation has been simplified.
December 7th 2020
Bailiffs in England and Wales have been told they should not enforce any possession orders over the Christmas period, between 11th December and 11th January.
November 12th 2020
Over summer a new Electrical Safety Regulation was put into force requiring landlords to have the electrical installations in their properties inspected and tested by a person who is qualified and competent, at least every 5 years.
November 9th 2020
Find out what the second lockdown means for the property markethttps://www.gov.uk/guidance/government-advice-on-home-moving-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak
October 30th 2020
As of 29th August, the notice period for a landlord wishing to evict a tenant in England has been extended to six months. This means landlords must now give tenants six months’ notice before they can evict until March 2021,
October 14th 2020
Thinking of buying your first home? Take a look at our comprehensive guide, filled with useful hints and tips to prepare you for every stage of the process.
September 23rd 2020
With new restrictions announced, we want you to continue to feel safe booking your viewings and valuations. Find out more about our procedures and how we can help you stay safe.
August 29th 2020
New landlord regulations, outlining how six month notice periods will work in England, came into force on Saturday 29 August 2020. Find out more
April 15th 2020
The English spring has finally sprung, buds are bursting, birds are filling St Albans and Harpenden parks and woodlands. Getting out more for a spring stroll around St Albans and Harpenden is a must. Visiting local areas on foot is a great way to get to know a place especially if you are thinking of moving to the area.
April 12th 2020
If you are looking to get out of the City and want some more country life in your world a move to St Albans or Harpenden is an obvious choice. St Albans, in particular, has all the socialising, culture and activity of the city on your doorstep.