Joe Parish

Posts by Joe Parish

Joe loves to read on property management. He has also recently adopted a Peaky-Blinder-esque fashion sense and a positive attitude to adjectival hyphenated phrases.

Tenant Fees Bill: What the ban is & what it means for the lettings...

The Tenant Fees Act 2019 is now very much live and in full effect, and with the fee ban here, lettings agents need to make sure they're ticking all the boxes with regards charging fees correctly....

Have a Nice Stay: What to Include In Your Tenant Welcome Pack

A tenant welcome pack is your chance to set the tone for the entire tenancy so it’s worth taking the time to get it right. The more information you provide the smoother and less stressful the...

How To Get the Most Out of Your Gas Safety Check

When it comes to gas, there’s no such thing as a second chance so it’s imperative that all landlords (and their letting agents) get gas safety right. 

How To Comply with the HHSRS Regulations on Crowding and Space

With The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act due to come into force in a matter of weeks (20th March 2019), focus has understandably turned to the 29 Housing Health and Safety System (HHSRS)...

Improving Communication in a Rapidly Changing Lettings Industry

In just a few months, the property management landscape in England will change significantly.

Insulate Yourself Against Noise

We all lead busy, noisy lives. With the sound of traffic, dogs barking or car alarms a near constant in most cities (and don’t underestimate the sound of the countryside*), it can be hard to...

How to avoid pests before it's an issue

Simple steps landlords and lettings agents can take to reduce the chance of pests…