Automation Nation

Automation Nation

The time for evolution…is now!  The property sector is evolving. For some, it can be seen as a threat and for others, it can be seen as an opportunity.   The Sunday Times has predicted that the real estate industry has a 97% chance of automating a majority of its services [1]. One of the […]

Three simple ways to help your landlords

Three simple ways to help your landlords

Britain’s two million buy-to-let landlords are facing an unhappy year ahead as the triple threats of tenant fees shifting to landlords, the Government’s attack on mortgage relief and tougher lending criteria start to bite. However, with buy-to-let lending still managing to prosper in January, despite an initially dire outlook, it seems that there are still […]

5 surprising ways you can boost productivity

5 surprising ways you can boost productivity

As Britain’s productivity levels dip to record lows (we are currently the least productive nation in the G7) and stressed workers feel like there simply aren’t enough hours in the day, everybody’s looking for a way to maximise their time. But when it comes to getting more out of your team and more out of […]

Keeping up with Christmas compliance

Keeping up with Christmas compliance

We all know the holidays are hectic. From landlords with multiple properties to manage, to agents dealing with festive-shaped holes appearing as staff take time off, Christmas is a time when everyone’s trying to get twice as much done in half the time. And when it comes to compliance, it’s hard to keep track of […]

Cut through the chaos of changing legislation

Cut through the chaos of changing legislation

Recent legislation designed to weed out unscrupulous landlords and provide tenants with a sense of security now means that the no-fault eviction process is not as simple as it once was.  While the intention is laudable, the changes have been coming in piecemeal fashion, making it difficult to keep up, especially as the changes aren’t always […]