Homes are moving 31% faster since lockdown

– 01 September 2020 – Homes are moving 31% faster since lockdown The time to sell a home has fallen by more than a quarter in the UK. No surprise considering buyer demand, since the start of the year, is +34% higher than over the same period in 2019. Source: Dataloft, Zoopla The number of […]

Significant pick-up in the housing market

– 01 August 2020 – Significant pick-up in the housing market The July Sentiment Survey by Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, gauging the mood of agents, showed a significant pick-up in the housing market. The stamp duty holiday has increased demand in July, agents report a significant increase in new buyer enquiries and new instructions. […]

Does your Letting Agent offer 24-hour response to applicants?

– 7 October 2019 – Does your Letting Agent offer 24-hour response to applicants? Here at Excel, we are always looking at ways to enhance our performance in all aspects of the services we provide, as the world around us continues to evolve. One area that we have focused on recently is communication and specifically […]

What is the Tenant Fee Ban and How does it Affect Tenants and Landlords?

– 01 May 2019 – What is the Tenant Fee Ban? The laws are part of a wider shake-up in the private rental sector in England and the ban on tenant fees applies to new or renewed tenancy agreements signed on or after 1 June 2019. It affects all assured shorthold tenancies, tenancies of student […]

Potential hazards in a property

– 19 April 2019 – Potential hazards in a property Landlords have a legal obligation to keep their properties safe, in good order and free from defects that could cause serious harm to life. There are a range of potential hazards in a property that could harm the health and safety of people living or […]

Is your Letting Agent partnered with the fastest growing rental platform in the UK?

– 8 September 2018 – Is your Letting Agent partnered with the fastest growing rental platform in the UK? Customers demand convenience. A taxi in two taps, restaurant food delivered to their door, beauty appointments booked instantly. And it all happens in mobile apps. Renters are the same, and at Excel, we’re constantly looking out […]