What is a Property Manager and why do landlords need one?
When you own a property with the intention of letting it out, it may seem a little overwhelming at first with all the ‘red tape’ and regulations. Where do you find good tenants you can trust? How do you make sure you get your money on time each month? What processes do you need to follow if a tenant reports a problem? Property Managers can do all of that for you. Their job is to oversee the day to day running, and to make sure that the property meets regulations legal obligations while also keeping your tenants happy. Sound good? Here are some more reasons why you need one.
Gas safety week 2021: Gas safety for landlords
This year it’s the 11th annual Gas Safety Week coordinated by Gas Safe Register. It’s a whole week dedicated to informing the public of the importance of having their gas appliances checked. When it comes to being a landlord, there are obligations that need to be met in order to ensure the safety of your tenants.
How to carry out a cost-effective home renovation project
Whether you’re purchasing a property to do up, or turning your current property into your dream home, home renovation can be a costly exercise, but it doesn’t need to be. Here are our top tips for keeping costs from spiralling.
What to expect when selling a property
Selling a house can seem like a really daunting process, especially when you don’t know what to expect. We’d like to help you with that, so have detailed what to expect when you decide it’s time to sell!
Keep your home safe while you're on holiday
Whether you are going abroad or planning a staycation there are some things you can do to make sure your home is safe and sound.
Things to do in Swansea
There are plenty of things to do this summer in Swansea, no matter your age, we have picked a handful of fun things for all the family.
Swansea Community Farm
Now more than ever, we’re all looking for places to go that get us outdoors and don’t cost the earth. Swansea Community Farm is great bit of outdoors fun for all the family!
Top tips for staging your home to sell
Staging your house for resale is probably one of the most important jobs you have to do as a seller. It can be a pretty daunting challenge if you have never sold a house before so we’ve put together some top tips to help you sell!
Dawsons partnership with Goodlord to helps landlords and tenants
When you rent a property with any of the Dawsons offices, you will find our affiliation with Goodlord means that the entire process works efficiently and effectively.
How to deal with Japanese Knotweed
Japanese Knotweed can get out of control if not treated properly, but to understand how bad it really is we have to look at the consequences of leaving it to grow!