Archives / October / 2011

  • Increased tuition fees impacting Landlords

    28 Oct 2011 in Property News by

    It’s not just students feeling the effects of increased tuition fees. Landlord Assist is warning that hikes in university tuition fees will shortly be impacting the business plans of some buy-to-let investors. University applicants are officially 9% lowers compared to this time last year. According to the University and College Administration Service, the number of… View Article

  • It could only happen to an Estate Agent – Outrageous Estate Agent Viewing Tales

    24 Oct 2011 in Property News by

    Love them or loath them, often renowned for their shenanigans, a day in the life of an estate agent is certainly eventful.  It may come as no surprise that as estate agents go about their daily routine of selling and renting houses, that they sometimes encounter some pretty uncomfortable situations. Here at My Online Estate Agent we have put… View Article

  • High street estate agents using illegal tricks

    17 Oct 2011 in Property News by

    Some rogue estate agents are using dirty and even illegal tactics in a bid to sell more properties. A common scam many fall prey too is when an agent tries to get the seller to increase their offer by falsely claiming that another, higher offer has been made. Other sellers have even been told that… View Article