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Property across the UK rises by 14%

BBC Business News Website reports "Property sales across the UK rose by 14% last year to 1.22 million, the highest number since 2007.

Common pitfalls when renting out a property - and how to overcome them

Whether you’re new to the field of buy to let or you’ve been in the business for many years, there are certain mistakes that you can make that can make your life much harder than it needs to be.

Tips on how to keep your office clean and looking professional

File things away correctly

Having things placed in the correct location will ensure that clutter is kept to a minimum. Since a lot of work is normally done on the PC, paper documents can easily be scanned, which limits the amount of space needed for these documents. Classify the papers that you’ve decided to keep according to time. Documents that you need for current work should be kept in your desk. Place them into different folders categorized according to the document’s nature or whether they are incoming or outgoing. Files not for immediate use can be stored in cabinets

The Importance of EPC Reports for your property

The environment is something that has grown on the national consciousness over the last few years. We have all become aware of measures the government is taking to lower our ‘carbon footprint’ in accordance with the Kyoto Protocols. One lesser-known measure is the introduction of Energy Performance Certificates EPC. These are just as vital to rental property as a check out report or tenancy agreement. They also apply to new build houses and properties being sold.