M & M Win Award

M & M have been awarded bronze by the allagents review web-site for the best rated Letting Agent in the whole of the East of England. Thankyou to the landlords and tenants for taking the time to place a review.   We have been working in extremely challenging and difficult conditions for the last nine months, and your praise and positive feedbacks [...]

By | 2021-01-08T17:25:10+00:00 January 8th, 2021|Categories: Lettings|0 Comments

Lockdown 3…the property market remains open

  We have been here before and we are here to help. This is an unsettling time for us all. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 4th January, the updated Government guidance states “Estate and Letting agents and removal firms can continue to work. If you are looking to move, you can attend property viewings.” Demand remains [...]

By | 2021-01-07T15:59:24+00:00 January 7th, 2021|Categories: Buying, Landlord, Lettings, Sales, Selling, Tenants|0 Comments

UK Government sets out plans to improve energy efficiency

On 30 September 2020, the UK Government opened a consultation seeking views on a suite of policy proposals, setting out how they intend to achieve their commitment to upgrade private rented sector homes in England and Wales to Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Band C by 2030. The consultation The UK Government claim that the proposals [...]

By | 2020-10-08T16:09:57+00:00 October 8th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings|0 Comments

We are delighted to announce that M & M have linked up with Harriet Fleming Surveyors

We are delighted to announce that M & M have linked up with Harriet Fleming Surveyors who specialise in the field of residential enfranchisement. We have worked with Harriet Fleming many times, and think that their services will be of great use to some of our Landlords and Home owners. Harriet Fleming Assoc RICS Surveyor [...]

By | 2020-08-03T14:34:49+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Sales|0 Comments

Chancellor promises vouchers for landlords and home owners to fund energy efficiency improvements

Landlords and home owners will be able to fund energy efficiency improvements on their properties after a Green Homes Grant was unveiled by the Chancellor Rishi Sunak last week. Sunak’s economic update in the House of Commons last week included a £2bn grant scheme that promised landlords and home owners vouchers worth up to £5,000 [...]

By | 2020-07-13T17:13:28+00:00 July 13th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings|0 Comments

Electrical Regulations Latest Update

ARLA have been in dialogue with the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) since the guidance on the Electrical Regulations was issued late on Thursday afternoon.  In trying to make different parts of the guidance clear and easy to use, the revisions inadvertently brought many more properties into scope.  ARLA have stressed throughout, the importance of allowing [...]

By | 2020-06-22T12:29:28+00:00 June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Regulations|0 Comments

CHANGES TO ELECTRICAL REGULATIONS

  CHANGES TO ELECTRICAL REGULATIONS     Late yesterday afternoon, the Government published amended Electrical Regulations Guidance covering private rented properties in England. The new guidance states: The Regulations apply from 1 July 2020 to new tenancies that began on or after 1 June 2020 and to existing tenancies from 1 April 2021. This contradicts [...]

By | 2020-06-19T09:11:29+00:00 June 19th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Regulations|0 Comments

MINISTER ANNOUNCES TWO MONTH EXTENSION TO EVICTIONS BAN

The Government has extended the eviction ban for a further two months. Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP has tweeted "We are suspending evictions from social and private rented accommodation by a further two months. Eviction hearings will not be heard in courts until the end of August and no one will be evicted from their [...]

By | 2020-06-08T10:27:56+00:00 June 8th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Tenants|0 Comments

ELECTRICAL SAFETY GUIDANCE – ENGLAND

The UK Government on 1 June 2020 released guidance on the Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020. The rules apply to new tenancies entered into (signed and dated) on or after 1 July 2020 and for all existing tenancies from 1 April 2021. It will cover all private tenancies including licenses [...]

By | 2020-06-08T10:25:42+00:00 June 8th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Regulations|0 Comments

Mediation service launches to keep landlords, agents and tenants out of court

The Property Redress Scheme, which has launched the service, says it has been brought forward to cope with the extra tensions being caused by the pandemic out of court    A unique mediation service to help landlords, letting agents and tenants resolve disputes without having to resort to courts has been launched by the Property [...]

By | 2020-04-29T11:21:31+00:00 April 29th, 2020|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Tenants|0 Comments