Landlord Rent Guarantee ProtectionBy The SJM Properties Team on 16th Mar 2023,
Rent Guarantee Insurance Defined
Rent Guarantee Insurance is a form of landlord cover whereby in the event a tenant defaults on their rent, the insurer will pay it instead. In addition to providing up to 15 months...
10 steps to preparing your property to rentBy The SJM Properties Team on 5th Mar 2023,
10 steps to preparing your property to rent
1. Ensure all structural repairs are completed.
2. Use ‘tenant friendly’ décor. It is advisable to source neutral, plain or light-coloured paint/wallpaper as it...
Winter NewsletterBy The SJM Properties Team on 17th Feb 2023,
It has been a long time coming but I am excited to annouce our very first newsletter for SJM Properties, please click on
Another year of Sponsorship with Sonny BakerBy The SJM Properties Team on 23rd Jan 2023,
At the beginning of 2022, I was looking at how to take SJM Properties to the next level and gain more exposure in the hope of attracting more landlords and subsequent business. I explored several advertising options and soon...
Why choose an Independent Letting Agent?By The SJM Properties Team on 12th Jan 2023,
Why Choose an Independent Letting Agent?
You might be wondering why using a smaller local letting agent is so much more beneficial than going to a bigger (perhaps more familiar) company, well, allow us to...
Causes of Damp and MouldBy The SJM Properties Team
Causes of Damp and Mould
Did you know that condensation is scarcely a building fault and is actually caused by how we live inside our homes?
Mundane tasks such as washing/drying clothes, taking a bath or shower,...
Internet Safety WarningBy The SJM Properties Team
INTERNET SAFETY WARNING
Sadly, due a recent scam attempt we are writing this to warn you to stay safe online!
A few days ago, a man falsely posed as a landlord for one of our advertised properties in order to...
Where are we now?By The SJM Properties Team
Where are we now?
So, the big question is where are we now? Well, two and a half years later and we are still here so that’s a good start! Despite opening during an uncertain time, we are pleased to announce that SJM...
The new normalBy The SJM Properties Team
What is normal? And why are we trying to get ‘back’ to normal? Everyone has experienced some form of change over the last few months, whether it’s a change in job role, change of work place or a...
Electrical Safety: Important Information for LandlordsBy The SJM Properties Team
The government is implementing new electrical safety standards from 1st July 2020 to improve the safety in all residential let properties. This will affect all landlords.