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Ellesmere Port Letting Agents

Potential2lettings are an established property letting agents covering a wide ranging area including Liverpool, Wirral, Ellesmere Port and Chester. We specialise in residential lettings and property management and we have over 12 years combined experience in the local lettings market. Our team of professional letting agents and property managers will work with you to ensure a smooth, professional and rewarding relationship.

20 Jan

Avoid Registering Tenancy Deposit Late, Here’s What You Need to Know

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Monday 20th January 2014

Tenancy Deposits……How To Stay Legal! It’s been a legal requirement for a few years that you have to register your deposit with one of the schemes out there. You typically have 30 days from receiving the deposit to register it with the relevant scheme. There are a few schemes you can use. Google Tenancy deposit, […]

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20 Jan

The Costs of Setting A Tenancy up Incorrectly

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Monday 20th January 2014

The costs of setting a tenancy up incorrectly are wide ranging and potentiallly very serious.  We all have problems as landlords, at anyone point in time, I have a couple of cases where tenant issues are causing problems. But as a landlord you make your problems far worse when you don’t set up your tenancy […]

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20 Jan

Landlords Don’t Be In Too Much Of A Hurry To Evict tenants

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Monday 20th January 2014

Don’t Be In Too Much Of A Hurry To Evict Tenants Many landlords are too quick in my opinion to rush to ask tenants to leave ie evict them! Sometimes they get personally involved and can never again regain an objective stance on matters. Before you ask a tenant to leave, consider: 1) How much […]

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20 May

How Can You Evict A Tenant, What Are The Ways To Evict A Tenant?

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Monday 20th May 2013

There are two main ways to evict a tenant, broadly called the section 21 way method and the section 8 method. These ways to evict a tenant apply to all counties in England, so whether you you are in Newcastle or  London, they held true. My Personal preference is always the section 21, which I […]

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18 Dec

How to Complete a Section 21

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Tuesday 18th December 2012

How To Complete a Section 21 If you are in the position where you want your property back, the completion of the above document (otherwise known as a possession notice, notice of possession or notice to quit) is very important.        N.B This article assumes your tenant has an assured shorthold tenancy. Firstly, there are […]

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18 Dec

Don’t Be Unprepared, Univeral Credit is coming!

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Tuesday 18th December 2012

Don’t Be Unprepared  Universal Credit is going to be implemented so start planning for it now or at least be aware of how it is going to work…..so you can mitigate problems. If you own properties where it’s just as easy to put a working tenant into a property, you should seriously be considering doing […]

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18 Dec

Is Your Letting Agent Really A Dinosaur?

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Tuesday 18th December 2012

Is Your Letting Agent Really A Dinosaur? Article brought to you by Jon Bieri of Potential2Lettings Your letting agent should be much more than simply the person that rents your house out. They are the person who is there to protect you, support you and advise you. Here’s 7 key points they should be doing […]

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18 Dec

How To Use Guarantors Successfully

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Tuesday 18th December 2012

How To Use Guarantors Successfully I like the idea of using guarantors, but there are some ways you can slip up if you are not careful. Personally, I insist that the guarantor must be a home owner. Someone who works can lose there job, however there is less chance they will lose their home! Once […]

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18 Dec

Guarantor, Deposit or Bond – Which Option is Best?

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Tuesday 18th December 2012

Guarantor, Deposit or Bond- Which option is best? As landlords we are always trying to protect ourselves as much as possible, whilst also ensuring we let our properties as quickly as possible. If I had to pick one of the above, I am increasingly inclined to view the guarantor as the best form of protection. […]

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17 Dec

Why Being An Expert Will Always PAY Dividends In The End

Written by Jon Bieri - Director on Monday 17th December 2012

Why Being An Expert Will Always PAY dividends in the end Letting agencies are ten a penny. Don’t be like everyone else. If you’re like everyone else you will get exactly the same results as everyone else. Most people will fail at running a lettings agency. And they will fail because they know very little. […]

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