Whilst these would ordinarily have been conducted via face-to-face meetings, right-to-rent checks have temporarily been altered to make it easier and safer for landlords and tenants.

Revisions to the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) on rental properties have meant that landlords are unable to let a flat or house with an EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) rating below an E.

COVID-19 has had a huge impact on many aspects of our lives over the past 12 months, but the property investment sector has stayed somewhat consistent. With the property market healthy and prosperous, now is a great time to invest, following these simple considerations.

As a landlord, there are a number of legal requirements to be complied with prior to letting out a property. One of these is to provide a copy of the Government issued 'How to Rent' checklist to all tenants when entering into and renewing an assured shorthold tenancy, which is the most common type of contractual letting agreement.

Emergency property issues are costing landlords billions every year, according to research from Direct Line.

Rightmove’s yearly review for 2020 shows that both coastal and rural areas were favoured by buyers as many moved away from central locations.

If you are selling at the same time as buying, you will likely find yourself in the middle of a chain with people both above you and below you. A property chain is only as strong as its weakest link – the more links, the higher your risk. There are a few steps you can take to minimise your risk, check out our tips below…

Struggling to find the right home? Don’t forget the golden rules of the property game…

Mark, Lyn, Jacqui and the rest of the team at Anthony James Estate Agents would like to thank all our clients for your support through what has been a difficult year for everyone, and wish you all the best for a happy and healthy 2021.If you need us

The second and final tribute to the NHS has been installed on Charlotte House, featuring some of the amazing staff and services involved in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

With just a couple of weeks left until the ‘big day’ you may be fully prepared or thinking “what else can I get them for Christmas?”. Perhaps you’re looking for ways to save pennies but still wanting to give a meaningful gift.

Struggling to come up with some funny, entertaining activities for your elves this year? We've got you covered! Here are fifteen ideas to keep you going until Christmas Day...