Our key partner and buy-to-let specialists, Hamilton Fraser, and renown industry expert, Paul Shamplina have released the first in a new series of podcasts designed to help educate landlords with the private rented sector and to better manage their lettings.
Letting to students
The first podcast also features our very own Head of Dispute Resolution, Suzy Hershman as a guest speaker on the topic of "Expert Advice on Student Lets"
What the podcast covers
Paul and Suzy discuss renting to students, and run through the life-cycle of a student tenancy, highlighting the key issues and facts that all landlords and letting professionals should be aware of before renting out their property, including:
- The benefits and disadvantages of renting to students
- The student life-cycle
- How to generate additional income whilst avoiding void periods
- How to prevent issues throughout the tenancy
The risks of renting to students revealed
Renting to students unsurprisingly comes with its risks, however there are many simple steps you can take to protect your interests and maximise on your profit and cash flow.
If you already rent to students, or are thinking about breaking into the marketing, make sure you take the time to listen to the podcast!