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Where is the best place to live in the UK?

London, Oxford, Cambridge and Norwich are among the UK's best cities.... more

How to keep your neighbours happy in a student house

Students should do all they can to form good relationships with their neighbours.... more

Are you contributing to the part-time landlord boom?

A large number of part-time landlords are emerging in the UK market.... more

Top tips: Things to look for when house hunting

Turning every stone in the quest to find the perfect home is a must.... more

Jo White looks at the most tax-efficient way to own property

Property needs to be owned and managed carefully... more

Sellers - can you afford to miss the new year property boom?

The new year is a busy time for property searches on Rightmove.... more

Top five tips for buy-to-let success

Follow our guide if you want to make the most of a buy-to-let investment.... more

Great marketing makes all the difference to selling your property

Marketing is the key to selling a property quickly and at the right price.... more

How can you make your ugly property an attractive proposition?

There are many ways to enhance the appearance of an ugly property.... more

How can landlords refresh a rental property for £500?

Landlords can spruce up a property effectively for very little money.... more

Jo White tiptoes through the property lettings tax minefield

Letting or selling a property can have major implications.... more

Getting your rental property ready for winter

There are many steps to follow in order to get a property ready for winter.... more

Compulsory agent redress scheme does not go far enough

New redress regulations are welcomed, but may not go far enough.... more

Southampton and Brighton to be most lucrative buy-to-let locations?

House prices across the UK are set to boom in the coming years. ... more

Why do tenants dispute their deposits?

Leaders is proud of its extremely low dispute rate when it comes to deposits.... more

How to make a rented home feel like your own

Pictures, curtains and pot plants can be the key to great rental homes.... more

How can you keep your tenants happy?

Carrying out repairs and resisting huge rent rises are key to satisfying tenants.... more

What must you remember to ask your letting agent?

We take a look at five questions you must ask your letting agent.... more

Buy-to-let investors ‘driving mortgage market upturn’

More people are realising buy-to-let properties are an extremely lucrative investment.... more

Rent rather than buy your home, advises Kevin McCloud

TV presenter Kevin McCloud is a strong advocate of renting a home.... more

Weighing up the pros and cons of a fixer-upper vs ready-to-let

According to a recent survey by HSBC, a buy-to-let property in perfect condition will make a better investment than one requiring renovation... more

Lucrative opportunity awaits owners of Brighton flats

Owners of small flats in Brighton can enjoy a great return in the lettings market.... more

Landlord’s plight a useful reminder of gas safety importance

Landlords have been warned that failing to meet gas safety standards is a risk.... more

Tax aspects of joint ownership

The tax implications of letting a property can be significant, so do your homework.... more

Which is the perfect home town for your young family?

The best towns in the UK for family living have been announced. ... more

Five top tips: How to improve a rental property

Improving a property can help landlords to enjoy a greater return.... more

Below average earners building property portfolios

A second property is not necessarily out of reach for many people.... more

Quality properties 'are key to success in letting'

Quality properties are a crucial factor in a successful lettings market.... more

Taking the risks out of letting for landlords

Strong rents and high demand have made letting residential property an attractive investment.... more

Buy-to-Let is a safe and successful investment

Many people with capital are finding the best place to put their money is property.... more