A recent survey by property portal Zoopla showed that the five major issues concerning landlords were: Finding suitable tenants, tenants looking after the property, tenants paying the rent on time, keeping up with increased regulations and future changes to regulations.
If you’re selling, it’s important to note that there’s a big difference between how a property transaction and a land sale are handled. And while any estate agent could potentially sell your site, only an agent with a dedicated land and new homes department will do your site justice.
I’ve worked with many landowners and helped broker numerous land deals over the years. Over that time, I realised that there was a way of handling these transactions in a more transparent, open and honest fashion – and it’s why I started our agency’s dedicated land and new homes department.
I was pleasantly surprised by the courtesy, responsiveness, attention to detail and willingness to help on the part of the sales staff (in particular Nick and Brendan) from the outset. They understand what "going the extra mile" actually means, and this made the transaction so much easier than I had anticipated, as I was necessarily dealing...