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Spring Maintenance Tips For You and Your Property

Spring has finally sprung and so we have approached some of our preferred contractors to ask them for their top tips for this time of year. read more
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Condensation, Our Tips to Help Prevent and Eliminate…

Take a look at our tips to help avoid and eliminate condensation in your home. read more

Changes to Lending for Landlords and What to Consider

From the 30th September 2017, landlords with four or more buy-to-let properties will have to satisfy different criteria to secure mortgage borrowing, as they will be considered ‘portfolio investors’ under new rules being introduced by the Prudential Regulation Authority. read more
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Linley & Simpson marks 10th anniversary in York by acquiring city centre rivals

LINLEY & Simpson has accelerated its expansion programme with the acquisition of a well-known York letting agency, the York Property Company. read more
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Research of 15,000 Rentals Gives Linley & Simpson Unique Window into Market Strength

More than 15,000 properties have been analysed by a Yorkshire residential letting specialist to gain an inside track on the pace of rent rises across the county.

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Yorkshire In Throes of Rental Boom As Agency Posts Record 18 Year High

September saw the busiest month in our 18-year history in another strong signal that demand for rented property shows no sign of abating.

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Rare Chance to Rent a Piece of Yorkshire History

FEW driveways are as imposing or steeped in Yorkshire history as the breathtaking route which leads visitors to the latest property on the books of residential sales and letting agents Linley & Simpson.

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The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Regulations 2015

The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 have been approved by parliament and came into force as planned on 1 October 2015. Private sector landlords are required from 1 October 2015 to have at least one smoke alarm installed on every storey of their properties and a carbon monoxide alarm in any room containing a solid fuel burning appliance (e.g. a coal fire, wood burning stove).

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Right to Rent in England

The government has announced that from 1 February 2016, all private landlords in England will have to check new tenants have the right to be in the UK before renting out their property.

Under the new rules, landlords who fail to check a potential tenant's 'Right to Rent' will face penalties of up to £3,000 per tenant.

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Yorkshire: The Place to Be

If you've been looking at the news over the past few days, you'd have noticed the rave reports about Yorkshire. Firstly the Indepenent had announced Leeds  was ranked as the 2nd best city to live,  in their UK City Guide. The famous Vicorian Arcades got a mention, being described as 'beautiful', which can't be argued with. They also announced that Leeds has the second largest economy in the UK, which is music to our ears.

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