Without a doubt, purchasing a home is a big step. Understandably, many people – whether they are upsizing, downsizing or first-time buyers – are tentative and have some reservations about making such a large purchase. Though there are many factors to consider before buying a new home, it is all too easy to get stuck in the rut of window-shopping and tirelessly researching. Sometimes it can seem like, for every dream home, there’s a reason that you shouldn’t buy now.
Becoming a landlord is not an easy task. There are a number of legal and practical things to consider, particularly if you want to make a profit. Using our combined 80+ years of experience in the rental market, Martin Walker’s lettings team have put together a list of landlord dos and don’ts to help guide you.