Checklist of Tips to Make Your Home Photo Ready for Selling or Letting

It has always been the case that, when planning to sell or let your home, great photos help to encourage prospective movers to choose your property. However, now more than ever, with social distancing in place and online viewings being more frequent, videos and photos of your...


Zero Deposit Schemes: How Do They Work?

The concept of zero deposit schemes have been around for a while now but have only recently started to become widely available and used by many landlords and letting agents.   From April, Graham & Co will be offering a zero deposit option for our customers. Here we take...


Electrical Safety Inspections to be Mandatory in England

If you are a landlord in England, there are moves by the Government to introduce regular inspections for all electrical installations from July this year. That legislation is set to make testing compulsory and will involve carrying out checks every five years to ensure that...


5 Spring Checks For Your Rental Property

As we begin to get to the end of the winter months and head into spring, thinking about some simple, preventative property maintenance is important. Doing so should stop problems occurring later on and can help keep your overheads down as a landlord. Here we take a look at 5...


A Covid-19 update from Graham & Co

In these unprecedented times, and whilst no one knows what will happen over the coming weeks and months, it is important that the protection of our clients, staff, sellers and viewers takes priority. Given the current situation with the threat of COVID -19 virus we wanted to...


How Changes to Section 21 Will Impact Landlords and Letting Agents

Last year, the Government consulted on proposed changes to the landlord and tenant eviction system. There are now plans to amend section 21 in the Housing Act under a new Renter’s Reform Bill. This change will have an impact on both landlords and letting agents and it&...


How to Create an Inventory for Your Rental Property

If you’re a new landlord, one of the more time-consuming jobs you need to do is create an inventory for your property and get the tenant to sign it. This document basically puts down in writing as well as sometimes using images to define the state of your flat or house...


5 Spring Checks For Your Rental Property

As we begin to get to the end of the winter months and head into spring, thinking about some simple, preventative property maintenance is important. Doing so should stop problems occurring later on and can help keep your overheads down as a landlord. Here we take a look at 5...


Open House Events for Vendors at Graham & Co

  Selling a house in the current climate can prove difficult which is why it’s important to work with an estate agent that knows your area well. The market has certainly stagnated in recent times because of Brexit but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to...


How to Sell Your Home in the Winter

Although we are now the other side of the Winter Solstice and the days are now going to get longer towards the Spring, it’s still getting dark before 4 pm which can mean that you have to change your approach slightly if you are trying to sell your home during the Winter...


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