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Leighton Young Farmers win the YFC National Netball Competition

Representing the East Of England the team of Leighton Buzzard and Woburn YFC members competed in, and won the National Final.  A massive achievement.  Congratulations to you all. For the second year running Leighton Buzzard Ladies and Junior Teams won at the Bedfordshire Rally, then competed in the Eastern Area Finals where they represented Bedfordshire.  [...]

By | 2019-07-19T16:12:18+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Community|0 Comments

Kate Peplow Wins Employee of the Quarter Award

Congratulations to Kate on winning employee of the quarter.  A well deserved winner, Kate is the back bone of the sales team, as well as providing support for the Lettings Team, everyones' go to person, a brilliant administrator who keeps the systems, and all of us in order!

By | 2019-07-19T15:42:28+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Team|0 Comments

Labour report calls for a stop on renters paying Council Tax

A Labour-commissioned report calls on the party to make radical change to the housing market if it wins power. The report proposes to replace the Council Tax with a “progressive property tax” that would see landlords forking the bill. One of the authors of the report, George Monbiot, stated that since 1995 land values have [...]

By | 2019-07-19T15:20:14+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Buying, Landlord, Lettings, Sales, Selling|0 Comments

Demand for clear information on new Deposit Cap legislation

In April, the UK’s largest tenancy deposit protection scheme (by the value of deposits protected) launched DepositCap.com, an online resource to provide information to those who will be affected by the new legislation, and it has already seen over 17,000 unique visits. The resource centre offers examples of how the Tenant Fees Ban could affect [...]

By | 2019-07-19T15:16:32+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Landlord, Regulations|0 Comments

Landlord confidence key to possession reforms

Section 21 repossessions should be retained in the private rented sector unless and until a new system is in place that provides landlords with the same level of confidence about repossessing properties in legitimate circumstances. Groups representing landlords and letting agents forming a ‘Fair Possessions Coalition’ have united in warning that plans to abolish Section [...]

By | 2019-07-19T15:13:40+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Landlord, Lettings, Regulations|0 Comments

Regulation of Property Agents Working Group (R0PA) report to Government

The Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has released a report on the recommendations of the Regulation of Property Agents Working Group (RoPA) proposing a new regulatory framework to cover estate agents across the UK and letting and managing agents in England only. The report comes as part of work to raise professional [...]

By | 2019-07-19T15:10:26+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Categories: Lettings, Regulations, Sales|0 Comments

Bedfordshire Young Farmers Country Show & Rally

This Saturday 18th May 10 - 4  at Walducks Farm, Stewkley, LU7 0DL.  A fantastic family day out.  Animals, tractors and machinery.  Young Farmers' competitions, Tug of War Finals, Children's' rides and attractions, Displays, Heavy Horses, Refreshments.  Hosted by Leighton Buzzard Young Farmers, come and support them and enjoy a day out in the Country.

By | 2019-05-15T20:13:27+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Categories: Community|0 Comments