From Penyards Property Management.
How to be a Landlord
Date: 5th August 2016 | Author: Alan Davis
It sounds so easy! Buy a house or flat, find a tenant and sit back and watch the £££s roll into your bank account, perhaps even tell the tax man so he can help himself to some of it. So what does a potential landlord need to know to be sure that letting is a rewarding experience for all, avoiding the nightmare scenario that makes such compelling TV viewing?Read more
Penyards Property Management celebrates 27 years in the business
Date: 8th July 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Lettings firm, Penyards Property Management, is celebrating its 27th anniversary this month. One of Winchester’s bastions of privately-owned business, Penyards Property Management is the largest lettings agency in Winchester and is a regular fixture at the top of the Rightmove rankings for new instructions and number of properties listed. It has a 13-strong team, comprising lettings managers, property managers and lettings negotiators, with a combined century of experience. Established as an independent business in 1995, it manages over 500 residential units across the county, and offers Client Money Protection, access to the Property Ombudsman and membership of the primary lettings trade body, the The Association of Residential Lettings Agents.Read more
Brexit… What does it mean for Vendors and Landlords?
Date: 30th June 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
So, we are out of Europe; voted out of the EU and knocked out of the Football Euros by a small island, not even in Europe: Iceland! For those less interested in football, but with a real interest in the residential property market, the decision to leave the EU for those who are either renting their home, living in a purchased house, letting property or all three, the immediate outcome of Brexit needs careful consideration.Read more
Why Penyards Property Management stand out from the crowd
Date: 15th June 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Below is a testimonial from a couple who have recently moved into one of our properties. This kind of effort made by our staff is the reason that we stand out from other letting agents. We have build up our business over the last 27 years on the strength of the exemplary service we provide to landlords and tenants alike.Read more
Is your money safe?
Date: 6th June 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Not everyone realises that there is no law to stop an agent spending tenants’ deposits or landlords’ rents. Nor do they realise that many agents use tenants’ rents and deposits to run their businesses or enhance their lifestyle to a different level!Read more
Keeping abreast of 145 rules and laws covering the lettings industry!
Date: 21st April 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Last Tuesday saw the 21st Annual conference of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) held at Excell - the largest conference and exhibition centre in Europe. There are now over 8,000 members of ARLA which is the biggest professional Lettings association in the UK and the conference saw may 100s of them attend the exhibition and hear the speakers and join in the sometimes heated discussions. With the vast amount of ever changing Lettings legislation it is imperative that companies and landlords keep abreast of the laws and guidelines and being a member of ARLA is one way to be sure a tenancy stays within the strict legislative framework.Read more
Penyards Sponsor “Strictly Come Joking”
Date: 11th April 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Penyards Property Management have always felt it an important duty for a local company to integrate into the community. Supporting the Winchester Night Shelter on a regular basis by cooking meals for the residents, tutoring them in writing CVs and job applications and helping them to manage their finances; supplying boxes of goodies to them at Christmas and fund raising on their behalf.Read more
New Assistant Lettings Manager
Date: 11th March 2016 | Author: Judith Davis
Penyards Property Management of Winchester are delighted to confirm the new appointment of Kim Bone as the company’s new Assistant Lettings Manager at their offices at 23 Southgate Street.Read more