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Building an Extension
Building an Extension
An extension can add value to an investment property, but professional help must be sought before planning and construction starts on such a major project....
Decorating Tips on Property to Let
Decorating Tips on Property to Let
It pays to know the basics of painting and decorating, as property investors willing to do some or all of the work themselves can keep costs down....
DIY Basics
DIY Basics
DIY can keep costs down when renovating an investment property, but get in experts for the difficult jobs to avoid the risk of a financial setback or even an injury....
Employing Tradesmen
Employing Tradesmen
When employing tradesmen, budget carefully, try to deal with an established firm and use a contract that will protect the interests of both parties....
Home Design
Home Design
Simple and inexpensive changes to the colour schemes, lighting and layout can turn a property into a desirable residence for a wide range of potential buyers....
How to Get The Most From Your Investment Property
How to Get The Most From Your Investment Property
There's still a good chance to make a profit from your investment but timing is crucial....
Managing the Project
Managing the Project
Those willing to take on the role of project manager for a renovation project will save money, but dealing with contractors and suppliers is not for the faint-hearted....
Planning Permission
Planning Permission
Ignoring planning and building regulations can be an expensive mistake, so follow the rules before embarking on renovations or building work to improve a property....