February 18th 2022
The government’s new Levelling Up White Paper, revealed on the 2 February 2022, includes a radical reshaping of the private rental sector.
February 15th 2022
Our tips for preparing your property for photography When it comes to preparing your property for sale, staging your home for the very best photographs is so important, because first impressions count.
February 4th 2022
If you’re thinking of selling your home, what can you do as the homeowners to help get that sale?
September 28th 2021
Last week was Gas Safety week, and served as a timely reminder that as a landlord letting a residential property, you have a legal duty to ensure it is safe for your tenants. According to figures by Gas Safe Register, one in four homes in the UK has a potentially dangerous gas appliance.
September 27th 2021
An inventory/schedule of condition is one of the best ways you can protect yourself as a responsible landlord. By recording the conditions of the property from the outset of the tenancy, you can show tenants in what condition the property should be returned to you, show any deterioration at the end of the tenancy, and evidence damage to the deposit scheme if there is a dispute.
September 25th 2021
Kitty started her property management journey in 2014, following completion of her degree in music.After joining Frosts property management team in November 2018, Kitty has achieved a level 3 ARLA certification and has since achieved a promotion to Senior Property Manager.
September 25th 2021
If you are looking to serve a notice on your tenant, you should wait until 1 October 2021 to serve your notice as the expiry date will then be sooner.Under Coronavirus legislation Section 21 notices currently have a notice period of 4 months whereas from 1 October it will go back to being 2 months.
August 26th 2021
With a 120% rise in demand for pet friendly rental properties compared to last summer, according to new data from Rightmove, should landlords welcome pet owners and potentially a greater pool of tenants to choose from?
August 23rd 2021
The UK rental sector has become more and more competitive in the past decade, with people’s tastes, needs and preferences changing over time.By setting your rental property up to cater towards a specific target audience, you could be able to attract tenants who are willing to pay a little more rent to enjoy the lifestyle they desire.
August 10th 2021
Richard is a Senior Mortgage Consultant for Embrace Financial Services (EFS). Richard started his career as an Estate Agent. He became a Financial Adviser in 2011 in Eastbourne and started providing advice at Frost’s in 2014. After just 12 months Richard was promoted to Senior Financial Consultant recognising his commitment to excellent customer service.
July 26th 2021
Over the last month, we have spent time training our staff on the new Right to Rent checks that we need to carry out on behalf of our landlords, following the UK’s departure from the EU.
July 19th 2021
Running our busy property management department is no easy task. With ever changing legislation, having to work around the various restrictions of the last year whilst protecting the interest of our landlords, our Head of Property Management; Melanie Hughes is a busy lady!