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Guest blog: Paul Shamplina on “retaliatory eviction” legislation

October 29, 2014

GUEST BLOG Paul Shamplina, Founder of Landlord Action On Monday I attended Parliament to give evidence to the All Party Parliamentary Group for The Private Rental Sector before cross party MPS.  I was there to offer my views and experience of landlords Serving Section 21 Notices in retaliation to tenants requesting repairs to be carried […] View article >

Team Northwood “Run or Dye” to support pancreatic cancer research.

October 23, 2014

This past weekend, a team from Northwood ran the “Run or Dye” race in Southampton to raise money for the Northwood Charitable Foundation. This year the Foundation is supporting the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF) after we sadly lost our boss to Pancreatic Cancer last year, as our CEO, Gemma Goodson, explains: With a survival […] View article >

Letting out a property doesn’t have to be stressful

October 15, 2014

According to a new survey , one in four landlords say letting property is more stressful than they expected and two thirds admit they are more stressed now than a year ago. The survey shows that the biggest contributing factors are late rent payments (58 %), funding property maintenance and repairs (40 %) and tax […] View article >

Property sold by Northwood Warminster features on Escape to the Country

October 14, 2014

  This delightful thatched, grade II listed cottage in Corsley, Wiltshire featured in a recent episode of the Channel 4 series Escape to the Country.  Oozing charm and character and situated on the outskirts of the Longleat estate with beautiful sweeping views of the surrounding countryside, it was an obvious choice for the programme producers. Northwood […] View article >