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What do I do if the power in my house goes off?

The Greater London Properties Property Management Team answer your question ‘What do I do if the power in my house goes off?’. Hopefully this answers your questions ‘ What do I do if the power in my house goes off?’.  Our team of Property Managers are on hand 24/7 to handle tenant questions and to ensure […]

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What to do if you have no hot water or heating

What to do if you have no hot water or heating, By Greater London Properties Hopefully this video helps explain what to do if you have no hot water or heating.  Greater London Properties over 24/7 Property Management for your rental properties, please give us a call on 0207 734 4062 if you have any […]

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What is an EPC and how long will it be valid for?

Two common questions we are asked are ‘What is an EPC? and How long will it be valid for? What is an EPC? An EPC checks the energy performance of a property. It has 7 categories: A-G . “A” represents the most energy efficient property and decreases to “G” representing the least energy efficient property. […]

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How much will it cost to rent out my property?

A frequent question from landlords is “How much will it cost to rent out my property?” How much will it cost to rent out my property? This varies from estate agencies and therefore it is best to check with your estate agency. The costs involved in letting your property consist of: Energy Performance Certificate An EPC, […]

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Do I need an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)?

An important question our Branch Managers are often asked is ‘Do I need an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) for my property?’ Do you need an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)? Yes, you need an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). It is a legal requirement. You need a valid one when you are marketing your property for sales […]

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How much is the tenants rental deposit and where does it go?

A good question we get asked is ‘How much is the tenants rental deposit and where does it go?, How much is the tenants rental deposit? It is usually 4 to 6 weeks’ rent and payable upon the signing of the Tenancy Agreement. The deposit for an Assured Shorthold Tenancy (AST) should also be registered […]

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How can I protect myself from property fraud?

Greater London Properties answers your question ‘How can I protect myself from property fraud?’ How can I protect myself from property fraud? There are a couple of measures presented by both the Land Registry and Action Fraud to protect your property properly. Register an Anti-Fraud Restriction on your Property title This is the best option […]

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What is an HMO and do I need it?

We are going to answer the question ‘What is an HMO and do I need it?’ What is an HMO? HMO stands for a house for multiple occupation and it is a residential property occupied by three or more people sharing facilities like a bathroom or kitchen who form two or more ‘households’. A household is either […]

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What is the first step when I want to buy a property

We answer a good question ‘What is the first step when I want to buy a property?’ What is the first step to buy a property? Here at Greater London properties, we have come up with 5 key steps to help you purchase process; 1.) Working out your budget It is very important to work […]

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How long does it take to buy a property?

We answer a question ‘How long does it take to buy a property?’ How long does it take to buy a property? Buying a property varies depending on: your and the seller’s positions, conveyancing problems plus other random delays. Usually, the whole process can take between 6 weeks to 8 months however if you have […]

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