In this video, I will share an update on the bank job. We are currently building amid CoronaVirus. We have made good progress.
We are so happy to announce that construction at Walter Rd has finished! All we need now is the occupancy certificate to be issued by the council building regulations so we can house our first tenant, who is waiting to move in. It is exciting times for this project, our “diploma” in UK property, project and people management Walter Rd and Investors Only
After a bit of chasing, the planning consultant has sent off the appeal to the Welsh government to determine if the proposal aligns with the national strategy.We have submitted another planning application.
The planning consultant and architect have come up with a design for a pair of semi detached homes for the plot of land next to the property.
We had the pleasure of meeting a letting agent who is achieving rents beyond our expectations for HMOs in Swansea and Port Talbot and we decided to make them a part of our team. Hearing about the agent being an investor himself, how he disagrees with many letting agents on their methods and bedside manners with landlords and tenants, was very encouraging, especially for Craig who has operated like this for some time, while managing his properties for the past 15 years. This agent treats his clients and tenants as JV partners and seems to go the extra mile to earn his fee. His methods include: setting up a WhatsApp group for a HMO, so they catch any issues first and all the tenants are on the same page; Managing the cleaning and bin rota; quarterly inspections; advertising for tenants using targeted marketing methods; targeting ads at specific industry workers; doing…