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Mar
05

Bromley: Local Area Guide – put together by your local letting agent Introduction into the area & a little history Bromley is a district of south east London England, located 9.3 miles (15.0 km) south east of Charing Cross. It is the administrative headquarters of the London Borough of  Read More...

Feb
19

      According to official figures, more than 200,000 homes in England were empty for at least six months during 2016. In London, this equated to 19,847 vacant properties with a total value of £9.4bn, based on the average price in the capital. For landlords, there are a  Read More...

Feb
03

Calling all landlords! We have put together an overview of everything you need to know for the upcoming year… The buy-to-let property market is currently experiencing a wave of reforms, with the government looking to alter the way in which the market operates. With so many changes to regulations,  Read More...

Dec
01

Introduction into the area & a little history West Wickham is a suburban area of South East London. It is on the line of a Roman road, the London to Lewes Way, and is east of Croydon and south west of Bromley. It is 10.3 miles (16.6 km) south  Read More...

Nov
03

Introduction into the area & a little history Beckenham is a suburban town within the London Borough of Bromley. It lies north west of Bromley and is located 8.4 miles (13.5 km) south east of Charing Cross. Until the coming of the railway in 1857, Beckenham was a small  Read More...

Oct
20

Being Beckenham’s independent lettings only specialist, we understand how tough it can be starting a small business and building a reputable and loyal customer base; so we would like to give a big welcome to the 5 new businesses that have popped up in Beckenham over the last couple of  Read More...

Jun
22

Here at Home Lettings, being the only independent, local, lettings only agent, we think its vital that local businesses support each other. Thats why we are proud to support our local Langley Park School for Girls this year, donating money in support of their Summer Market 2017.      Read More...

May
23

New research shows that the image of tenants with fractious relationships with their letting agents or landlords is generally untrue. No fewer than 69 per cent of landlords say they have a good relationship with their tenants, with a third describing them as good friends. The research, based on  Read More...

May
16

Our friends over at Rightmove have kindly shown this infographic to help us understand the regional trends in rental prices. Here at Home Lettings we are mainly concerned with greater london, but we have copied it here for everyone. Its not an easy pill to swallow to see the  Read More...

Apr
25

Since 2004, the private rental sector has almost doubled in size to 4.5 million households in the UK.This may be good news for landlords, but this growth has also meant an increase in tenant expectations; whether it’s respecting their living space, fixing appliances quickly or being responsible with the  Read More...