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We`ve had to temporarily close our office BUT we are still open for business 25 March 2020

In line with recent government guidelines on 23/03/2020 we want to advise you that our office is now temporarily closed. Please be assured, however, that whilst this lock down closure does mean that our telephones won"t be answered, we are still available to help you remotely and can be contacted via the normal office email address info@weletproperties.... Read More

Almost Business As Usual 18 March 2020

Covid-19 virus – Update 18/03/2020

Following the continuous developments and media surrounding the spread of the Covid-19 virus we would like to make the following statement.

As of March 20th 2020 We Let Properties will be divided into three separate teams and work on a rolling schedule to significantly reduce the potential contact and spread of the Coronavirus for our team by 60%.... Read More

My Washing Machine`s Broke! 16 December 2019

One of our biggest maintenance issues is that the washing machine or washer dryer is not draining and not spinning. 9 times out of 10 this is caused by a blockage in the filter which can easily be remedied. When clothes are washed, inevitably, dirt, dust and debris is washed away down the pipes.... Read More

Halloween Horror Story - A Tale Of Terrible Tenants 31 October 2019

Gather round, you don"t want to miss anything that I am about to tell you. This is a story about an innocent new landlord, the terrifying facts of not using a letting agent to let out his home and the bone chilling happenings that fell before him!

Simon bought a lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment in Manchester City Centre.... Read More

Top Tips For Landlords When Choosing A Letting Agent 30 October 2019

Do your own research

Make sure your agent has comparable evidence to back up their valuation: incorrect advice from agents can result in costly void periods.

‘Mystery shop" your chosen Agent

Every agent can look good on the outside but it"s what"s on the inside that counts!... Read More

What to Expect from Your Property Management Company 18 October 2019

Managing your property portfolio can be a never-ending task as a landlord; it can be overwhelming to deal with every prospect, concern, or repair issue when your time is so precious. As a result, many buy-to-let owners choose a lettings agent that offers a property management service for ongoing maintenance.... Read More

Lighting Up Greengate 11 October 2019

Here at We Let Properties, we are massive fans of the Abito development so news of the regeneration of the Greengate area came as music to our ears!

If you've been down there recently, you'll see it's coming along nicely.... Read More

Landlord Fined For Putting Tenants At Risk 04 October 2019

A landlord has been fined for putting a family at risk by not providing safety records for his gas appliances.

Peter Brown, of Cavendish Drive, Waterlooville, was ordered to pay £15,000 after Portsmouth magistrates found he had breached gas safety regulations and ignored a notice to get rid of damp and mould.... Read More

How Much!? 22 November 2018

Early this week my colleague Matthew did a bit of market research in to what our competitors are charging for their administration fees. The results are quite shocking out of 12 other agencies I have provided the highest ones we found, as seen on the right.... Read More

Renovation, Renovation, Renovation 18 May 2017

At the beginning of January, We Let Properties received a call from a very distressed landlord. He owns a big 2 bedroom property in The Regents Park Development in Salford as he had purchased the property in an auction without viewing it.... Read More

Property Focus - Bauhaus 29 May 2013

We Let Properties has a stunning apartment in Bauhaus which is one of Manchester"s exclusive developments which is located in the business district of the city. This apartment has a great layout and comprises; entrance hallway with a fantastic utility store room access via double doors.... Read More

Manchester - Best City In The World 23 May 2013

I am sure you will agree with me that Manchester is defiantly the best city in UK, possibly even the world. This is because of the history it has and the plans for the future. There are several different areas of Manchester, but that is what's so great about Manchester, there's somewhere for everyone!... Read More