Properties need to be safe to let and well maintained and there should be a body there to deal with complaints and arrange adequate training and knowledge.
Short term or holiday lets are in much demand and give a greater return at the moment, but any residential let will soon see increased demand.
“We actually bought our house in South London just because of the garden.
It’s a lovely cottage garden that’s been beautifully planted and we loved it so much we said ‘yes’ before even going into the house.
If I wanted to find the best roofer in Oxford – a tweet is all it might take to get a few good recommendations back – much quicker and simpler than searching on Google.
Never underestimate how much building work costs – it only makes it more painful in the long run.
I will do more when I retire, though that’s not going to be any time soon.” And the property developer has a surprising confession with regard to her own house hunting.
I think what makes it powerful – is once you have built up a trusted network, getting good advice is really quick.
I can see the view that it may become the new search.
Apart from my children….improving lives and changing the way people think about things with the web – Mysinglefriend and Tepilo both do this.
I love the process of taking a new project to market – it’s never easy, but fantastically satisfying if it all goes to plan. Tepilo is constantly developing, but we have a big marketing campaign coming up, some apps launching and we’re working towards an overseas section to the site.