Our rigorous marketing activities at branch level and online, attract a constant flow of prospective tenants. These include high traffic websites dedicated to finding you the right tenant 24 hours a day; extensive Google product marketing; listing and advertising on major UK property portals including Rightmove, Primelocation and Zoopla and using social media.
As renting is a way of life now, most tenants are long-term renters who pay rent on time and look after their accommodation. These tend to be corporate and working professionals who have good budgets and like convenience. Attracting these types of tenant should be your priority.
Our Finance Director is a chartered accountant and oversees our Accounts Centre which provides a range of services to landlords including rent collection. Our strategy for managing rent payments works well mainly because our reference process is extremely thorough at the outset.
Benham and Reeves are founder members of ARLA Propertymark (the Association of Residential Letting Agents); members of The Property Ombudsman for Lettings and the Tenancy Deposit Scheme. Compliance is important to us and we thoroughly support agent accountability within the property sector.
Most of the properties we let are also professionally managed by us so you can be sure that if there's a problem, we will respond promptly to resolve any issues. More information can be found in our property management section.
All of our branch managers understand what motivates investors and are very knowledgeable about the local markets they operate in. If you need more in-depth investment advice or tax guidance for overseas investors, our directors who are investors themselves, can also help.
Benham & Reeves are now offering purchasers of Barratt London homes, a guaranteed 5% rental yield for 24 months, at some of their latest developments in London. While London house prices remain subdued, rental demand is strong across the capital and continues to exceed supply. Average asking rents in London increased by 5.6% between Q2 and Q3 this year, the biggest quarterly rise since Rightmove began recording this data. In this backdrop of flat house process and rising rents, rental yield is an especially important consideration for landlords. This rental guarantee is the perfect solution; we take away all the hassle associated with letting your property by guaranteeing investors a 5% gross yield for a 2-year period paid from the day of completion, regardless of the rent that is being achieved or the occupancy. This offers an invaluable protection for landlords who can earn rental income straightaway while our lettings teams across the capital find the perfect tenant. The guarantee is available only at select developments, below are details of these fantastic brand-new schemes - contact us now for further details.call us on 020 3280 6400 or email us today.