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How Are Landlords Planning to Save BIG TIME

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With the Tax Season still fresh in most landlord’s minds, many have started implementing plans to avoid the dreaded tenant tax. According to a study by Precise Mortgages, in the next 12 months, 2 out of five buy-to-let landlords will rather use limited companies to acquire properties. This is opposed to just over a quarter […]

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We’re Celebrating a Decade of a Passion for People!

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We can’t believe it either, we’re turning 10! And what a journey it has been, from landlords to tenants, new friends and old ones, we can truly say it’s been a joyful ride. And we couldn’t have done it without your support. We’ll be celebrating in all sorts of ways, so keep your eyes open […]

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The Dreaded Tenant Tax And What You Can Do To Save Money

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With tax returns handed in, a lot of landlords are sitting with their hands in their hair because of the sky-high taxes they had to pay. And it’s only going to get worse! Why are the taxes increasing so dramatically? A little piece of legislation called Section 24 was introduced in April 2017 and is […]

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The Shortest Fairy Tale Ever

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There once was a landlord who had his property advertised by an agency for two months. The property had a few viewings but received no constructive feedback at all. He was also asked to reduce the price of the property twice. Exasperated, the landlord contacted Luscombe & Co. We advertised the property on Saturday, did […]

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6 Time Management Skills Every Landlord Needs

You know how it goes, you get up in the morning with big plans for the day, but before you know it, you’re caught up in loads of little things that need your attention and you’re not getting any real work done. As we are landlords ourselves, we know how frustrating this can be. We […]

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10 Ways to Avoid a Nightmare Tenancy as a Landlord

This is not the first time this has happened. You’re sitting at home one evening, having a nice time with your family. Suddenly you get a text. It’s your tenant, he’s locked himself out. This is the nightmare many landlords sit with everyday. If you’re a current or prospective landlord, the whole process can seem […]

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Newport is the Fastest Selling Housing Market in Britain

Newport in Gwent has just been identified as the fastest moving area in Britain for home sellers by Rightmove, the UK’s largest online real estate portal and property website. Homes in Newport only take about 52 days to find buyers. This time last year, it took a third longer. This dramatic increase can be attributed […]

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How Things Can Go Terribly Wrong Without DPS

Have you ever wondered what a Deposit Protection Scheme is and why it matters to you as a Landlord? Before we explain, we’re going to tell you a little story: Mr. Landlord came into Luscombe & Co’s letting office this week. He was completely distraught and concerned about the situation he was currently in. He […]

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