Helping tenants - What should I do at a property viewing?

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • October 15th, 2019

Searching for a property to rent should be a magical experience with dreams of a new home; a sanctuary and a place to make your dreams happen. However, too often this is not the case as the searching, viewing and securing process can be stressful and confusing.

It’s important that…

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Helping tenants - Relocating to Edinburgh

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • September 10th, 2019

We know the big move to a new home can be daunting and at times it can feel more appealing to prod a sleeping lion; especially if you’re looking to move to a new city. So, we’ve tried to break down navigating the Edinburgh flat rental market to help with…

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Helping Tenants - Securing your dream home

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • September 10th, 2019

We know that finding a new flat can often feel like finding a needle in a haystack, then there’s the challenge of securing it. Edinburgh is a fast moving market and the speed which flats move often takes tenants by surprise. So here are some tips to help bag the…

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Recruiting! Superhero Maintenance Technician

  • Written by Guillaume
  • Careers
  • September 05th, 2019

Please note that we will not be able to consider applications submitted without a covering letter.
Your covering letter is your opportunity to tell us about you – more than just a list of previous roles that you’ve had on your CV. We want to understand why you are…

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Edinburgh Rental Market Update - Q2 2019

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • August 22nd, 2019

A shout out to Citylets for compiling their regular quarterly report with insights on the rental market for the 2nd quarter of 2019.

Record breaking rents ….again
Another all time high for average rents in Edinburgh, now £1,132pcm, up 4.1% in the past year. The biggest gain was for…

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Helping Tenants:The Role of the Guarantor

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • August 21st, 2019

Letting agents might request that a prospective tenant needs a guarantor when applying to rent a property. Here a bit more info on why and what a guarantor is.

When is a guarantor needed?
Tenants might be asked to provide a guarantor to be named on a lease lease if;

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Helping tenants : Changes to Student Renting in Edinburgh

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • August 16th, 2019

Are you a tenant still looking to secure a student property for 2019?
Some changes to the types of tenancy agreements letting agents use means there’s less of a panic and more chance of the right property for you popping up on the market over the next few weeks.

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Edinburgh letting agents

  • Written by Guillaume
  • General
  • August 09th, 2019
Edinburgh Letting Agents – which one to choose?!

For landlords searching through Edinburgh letting agents it can be overwhelming knowing which agent to choose and what to do next. Carrying out a Google search on ‘Edinburgh Letting Agents’, landlords are inundated with options; each one claiming to be ‘the best’,…

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