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Furniture 4Lets
15 Nov 17

Need furniture or appliances for your rental property?

Furniture 4Lets provides high-quality, low-cost furnishing solutions for landlords, homeowners and tenants, from beds and mattresses, to sofas and kitchen appliances.

Better still, they off...


Vendor Advice
Property Market In Dulwich
14 Nov 17

Dulwich has recently been dubbed as one of the most popular places to buy in London.

Here we take a look at the property market in Dulwich, and uncover the reasons why this leafy part of south east London is so popular with homebuyers and investor...


Portico Lettings Packages

It's the @PorticoProp & NLA London Landlord Seminar next week offering an update on the rental and sales market in… https://t.co/CVJDa20Oyd


Landlord Advice
Introducing Just Landlords' 5 Star Service for Landlords
13 Nov 17

Most landlords understand the importance of protecting their rental properties –some may even have considered securing their rental income against potential rent arrears – but do you truly understand the cover you may need? Just Landlords would like ...

It's the Portico & NLA London Landlord Seminar next week offering an update on the rental and sales market in Londo… https://t.co/Wp1jkq6DaY


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Buy To Let Mortgage Compare
9 Nov 17

For the first time in more than 10 years, the Bank of England has raised interest rates.

What does this mean for buy-to-let? Can landlords mitigate the interest rate hike? Is now the time to remortgage?

We ask finance experts, Capricorn Financi...


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Compare The Best Mortgage Rates
9 Nov 17

Last week the Bank of England increased its base rate for the first time in a decade. This historic interest rate rise to 0.5% may have been expected - but it has raised lots of questions, nonetheless.

What does the rise mean for mortgages? Is now...

It's now less than a week until the @PorticoProp & @nationalandlord London Landlord Seminar. Get your ticket here:… https://t.co/nnXiNpQ8SH


How To Get The Best Price For Your House

Landlord Advice
The Future Of The London Rental Market
2 Nov 17

There’s no escaping the fact that the private rental sector has suffered some major blows in recent times.

Landlords have been hit with a barrage of tax changes and new legislation, and it’s now more important than ever that landlords know how to ...

It's now less than a week until the @PorticoProp London Landlord Seminar - our team will be there, and so can you f… https://t.co/MDlYhB2vmj


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Adolphus Place, New Development In Finsbury Park
2 Nov 17

London’s house-building mission is in full force, with the capital’s skyline permanently silhouetted with cranes and growing towers. But buying a new build property doesn’t have to mean high-rise living…

Adolphus Place is a brand new development, ...


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Landlord Advice
Autumn Interiors
26 Oct 17

Autumn is a time of wonderful interiors – everything suddenly gets more cosy and snug as the colder weather arrives. If you’ve added some autumnal tweaks to your property, there’s a new competition for you…

To celebrate autumn interiors, Landlord ...

What the interest rate rise will mean for the property market @PorticoProp @LondonLovesBiz https://t.co/XtF3dutXhJ


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The Truth About London House Prices
25 Oct 17

What's happening with London property — is Brexit-related uncertainty starting to take its toll?

Here we take a look at the data and uncover the truth about London house prices.


Market Speculation...

There has been a huge amount of specula...


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Recently Reduced Properties For Sale
23 Oct 17

Take advantage of this opportunity to secure a wonderful property for a great price, by exploring our top recently reduced properties.

If you’re interested in viewing one of the properties, give us a call today on 0207 099 4000. Or, if you're curi...

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Leading experts go head to head at Brexit Debate

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London's Best Waterside Homes
17 Oct 17

Looking to enjoy a countryside feel in the heart of the city?

We have just taken on a stunning collection of new waterside homes, surrounded by expansive green space, beautiful nature, and panoramic views across the London skyline.

Prices start...

We're proud to be a partner of @PorticoProp for the London Landlord Seminar next week - you can get our discount co… https://t.co/asXbBI7ZuK


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Home Renovation: 10 Of The Best Projects
10 Oct 17

Are you looking for a renovation project? A property that needs just the right amount of work, so that your money stretches as far as possible and you end up with your dream home? Or a property you can fix up to generate rental income or capital grow...


Portico at Big Screen on the Green!

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Portico NLA London Landlord Seminar
6 Oct 17

The most talked about London Landlord Seminar is back on the 22nd November 2017!

This year there is a stellar line-up hosted by Richard Blanco, NLA London Representative.

Mark Lawrinson, Portico Regional Director, will give an update on the ren...

Large family house for sale in trendy East #Dulwich, with fantastic potential to extend (SSTP)… https://t.co/1mNRXMe55F


Vendor Advice
What To Consider Before Airbnbing Your Home
4 Oct 17

Airbnb can give you an extra income – and it’s never been easier. Whether you’re on holiday, away on business or staying at a partner’s house, Portico Host, our Airbnb Management service, is on hand to deal with the hassle. 

If you’re considering ...


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Tenant Advice
You Have To See Inside This Converted Church
4 Oct 17

Heavens above! Someone has converted a Grade II listed Victorian church into an award-winning home - and it's now on the market to rent. Let's take a tour...


If Heaven Was A Place On Earth...

In 1890, when Queen Victoria was our reigning mona...

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Maintenance Advice
London Handyman Offer
3 Oct 17

Feeling fed up with those problem jobs around the house that never seem to get done?

Our friendly London Handymen can get your home in tip top condition in time for festive visitors! Plus, we have a special offer running this month, so you can get...


Having Trouble Selling Your Home? This could be why...

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10 First-Time Buyer Properties
26 Sep 17

Are you a first time buyer desperate to make the big move?

We've rounded up 10 first-time buyer perfect properties, starting from £300,000. Give us a call on 0207 099 4000 if you’d like to view one of the homes or if you’d like us to help you with...


Landlord Advice
5 Things Buy-To-Let Landlords NEED To Know Going Into 2018
21 Sep 17

New regulations, tax changes and tighter lending rules are changing the buy-to-let market.  In these uncertain times, it’s more important than ever that landlords are clued up on their obligations and seriously savvy about minimising overheads.

He...


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Airbnb Management: Portico Host
20 Sep 17

Portico Host: a fantastic way to free up your time and earn money until you find a tenant, sell your property or while you're on holiday!

Here's everything you need to know about our three Airbnb management packages...


How does Portico Host w...


Porters Barbers Dulwich

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Portico Lettings Packages
20 Sep 17

If you're considering renting out your property, the big question is whether to opt for a let-only or a managed service. Let-only looks like the cheaper option, but is it the smartest move?


What happens if…

  • The tenants don’t pay the rent, ...

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Help To Buy In Loughton
19 Sep 17

London developers have started moving their attention from central London to the outer zones, where they can build homes at prices more people can afford, in districts where prices are yet to reach their full potential. And this latest Zone 6 develop...


Landlord Advice
New Minimum Energy Efficiency Laws for Landlords
14 Sep 17

Landlords have just over six months to ensure their rental properties meet the new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES).

Here we’ll explain how the new MEES will work in regards to EPC ratings, the impact the rules will have on landlords, an...


Porters Barbers Clapham

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Period Properties of the Week
30 Aug 17

From mews cottages to Grade II listed conversions, browse our pick of the most handsome period properties currently on the market in London...


1.) 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, Glenarm Road, Hackney, E5

£375,000 (Leasehold)

  • Victorian terrace p...

Landlord Advice
New Buy-to-let Mortgage Rules
30 Aug 17

A raft of new buy-to-let mortgage rules are coming into effect at the end of September 2017. Here’s everything landlords need to know ahead of the latest buy-to-let crackdown:


What are the new buy-to-let mortgage rules?

The Bank of England, ...


Vendor Advice
15 Properties Under 500,000
23 Aug 17

We've handpicked 15 of our favourite homes in London that are priced under £500,000 and perfect for first-time buyers, investors and those looking to put down roots in the City. Here they are in ascending price order!


1) 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom | ...


Property interiors that tenants love

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Things To Do This August Bank Holiday Weekend
23 Aug 17

Make the most of the long weekend with these fantastic August bank holiday weekend offers! Remember to quote Portico Places if you’re calling to make a booking - or email places@portico.com to receive your free discount card.


1. Free comedy at T...


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Portico Host Cover
17 Aug 17

Airbnb could help make you thousands from letting your home temporarily. But before you sign up to become a Host, you need to ensure you’re properly protected in case things go wrong.

Here we’ll run through what Hosts are covered for - as well as ...


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Sell Your Home For Free!
17 Aug 17

Fancy yourself a bit of a property expert? Test your property knowledge with our quick, 10-question quiz!

Everyone who completes the quiz with a score of 80% or higher will be put into a prize draw. One lucky person will then win a £100 John Lewis...


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Airbnb Interior Styling
17 Aug 17

Short-term Airbnb rentals mean maximum income and total flexibility, enabling you to earn money until your property sells or you find the perfect tenant, or while you’re working away / lying on a beach / staying at your partner’s house!

And now, t...


Vendor Advice
Help To Buy: New Homes For Sale
16 Aug 17

We’ve just taken on nine stunning, 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments in the Clissold Quarter development, which is supported by Help to Buy - scroll to the bottom to find out more about the scheme!

If after having a peek inside the properties you’d li...


Vendor Advice
How Long Does It Take To Sell A London Home?
10 Aug 17

Everybody wants a quick and easy property sale. Unfortunately, the time is takes to sell a home can vary greatly depending on how you sell it and who you sell it to.

According to Rightmove data for this year, the average time it takes to sell in L...


Where to find the best rental yields in London

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Solstice Point, New Development In Camden
9 Aug 17

Last Few Homes Remaining At This Award-Winning Development!

Solstice Point is a unique north London development which consists of 16 apartments and penthouses, as well as an impressive underground car park. Most of the flats have already been sna...


Our News
10 Things You Need To Know Before Using Airbnb
3 Aug 17

From stunning Ibizan villas to treehouses in Thailand, Airbnb has your holiday accommodation covered, meaning you can live like a local wherever you might be. But before you start scrolling through your options, here are 10 things you need to know be...


Vendor Advice
Help To Buy: How To Get On The Property Ladder In London
2 Aug 17

Most of today’s young Londoners think of home ownership as an impossible dream. But is it?

From new ISAs and Help to Buy, to buying with friends and shared ownership, you no longer need an unimaginable sum of money sitting in the bank to buy prope...


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An Easy Way To Boost Your Rental Income
26 Jul 17

If you live in London, there's a very good chance your house could earn more than you do! So don’t let it sit empty - here’s a hassle-free way to make money while it’s vacant…


Use Airbnb as a stop-gap

Short-term rentals mean maximum income an...


Tenant Advice
20 Top Student Rentals in London
26 Jul 17

If you're going to be starting university, a work placement or an internship in London - the city of opportunity! - you'll need somewhere to live.

We’ve picked out 20 top student rentals in London, from studios up to 6 bedroom properties, and many...


Maintenance Advice
Portico Handyman Now In Your Area!
25 Jul 17

Portico Handymen are now operating in your area! Plus we’re offering a tempting £250 + VAT* day rate (8 hours) day rate, or a £1,100 + VAT* weekly rate (40 hours).

In other words, you can get all your big, small and niggly DIY jobs done by a Londo...


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Landlord Advice
Top 10 Places For Buy-To-Let
19 Jul 17

London was recently ranked the second-best city in the world to invest in property, but which areas within the M25 offer the best rental returns?

We've used our Interactive Yield Map to uncover the current top 10 places for buy-to-let, and include...


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North London Music Academy Summer School
18 Jul 17

Summer fun for the kids is sorted! Our friends at the North London Music Academy will be holding a summer school over the holidays.

If music if your passion - like it is theirs - make a note of these all-important details:

DATES: 21st - 25th Au...


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Did someone say free ice cream?
13 Jul 17

Yes we did!

We have branded up our very own van, and are heading out on the local streets to dish out the frozen freebies.

As well as giving out deliciously creamy ice cream, we’ll be offering free instant sales, rental or Airbnb valuations in...


Tenant's Top 5 Reasons for Rejecting a Property

The secret to selling your house fast, for the best possible price

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