Zoopla bans use of “no DSS” on adverts

Zoopla bans use of “no DSS” on adverts

Earlier in the month, Zoopla announced that it will be banning adverts that state no “no DSS” (basically, that housing benefit is not accepted). These steps will be introduced from April 2019, and it’s something we whole-heartedly agree with.

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Maintenance Services

Maintenance Services

Alongside any letting agency there is always going to be an element of maintenance services – plumbing, building work, carpentry, painting, electrics and more. It’s just a part of the day to day running involved in managing and advertising properties Continue reading

News Flash! Job Vacancy at Redfern Property

News Flash! Job Vacancy at Redfern Property

We’re on the search for a new addition to our team! We’re looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and ambitious person to join our expanding letting agency business.

The Job: Administrative Assistant

The Hours: Part time (flexible, from 16 hours to Continue reading

Summer rent at Redfern Property

Summer rent at Redfern Property

At this time of year we get a lot of calls and queries about “how summer rent” works. We thought we’d write a blog to explain a little easier how exactly we approach summer rent at Redfern Property.

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12 Cleaning Hacks for Students

12 Cleaning Hacks for Students

Here at Redfern, we have seen our fair share (and more) of grim houses. It’s not just student houses so perhaps we’ve mistitled this blog, in actual fact it’s probably fair to say that our non-student houses have often been Continue reading

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas Opening Hours

We’ll be closing our office for the Christmas period from the 20th of December, for a full two weeks! Opening again on the 3rd of January 2019 (where on earth did the last year go…). For emergencies during this time Continue reading

Cleaning Week 1: A Summary!

Cleaning Week 1: A Summary!

Every year we try and make sure that our processes and information are sleeker and work better. We think we hit the nail on the head with our information to students this year, of our June departures only two houses Continue reading

What is an EPC?

What is an EPC?

EPC stands for Energy Performance Certificate – this is a certificate that every property you rent will need (unless the property is actually listed or graded, in which case it won’t apply).

You will also need an EPC on a Continue reading