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2020 is the year the property world’s most famous mantra – location, location, location – was replaced with a new motto: space, space, space.
In the past, if tenants couldn’t afford a spacious property in a great location, they tended to opt for location and compromise on space.
It was better, most people thought, to have a shorter commute and less living space (after all, most of us practically lived at the office anyway, right?).
In this two-minute read, we look at how the private rental sector changed in 2020.
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Covid-19 has put the kibosh on big family gatherings and trips to the panto this Christmas, but there are still plenty of ways you can get into the festive spirit with your little ones.
In this two-minute read, we look at five Christmassy things to do with the kids that won’t break the bank.
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Picture this: It’s 4pm on Christmas Day, and you’ve just snuggled down on the sofa to watch a bit of telly. Your belly is full, and your lids are heavy after a Mistletoe Margarita or two (or three, but who’s counting?). Then your phone rings. It’s your tenant – and there’s a problem.
In this two-minute read, we look at why landlords who self-manage their buy-to-lets can never really put their feet up at Christmas.
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Christmas is a time of mistletoe and mulled wine, twinkly trees, and messages from the monarch.
And in Swindon it seems like many people can’t wait for the festive break.
So, let’s explore the history behind the enduring Christmas customs many of us enjoy.
In this two-minute read, we trace the origins of some of the sights, sounds, and smells of Christmas.