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Welcome to the JNP blog. Here we share property news, and informative articles as well as the latest community news from our branches.

March 2nd 2022
Right to rent online checking service
Changes from 6 April 2022 will impact how letting agents and landlords in England conduct Right to Rent checks.
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March 2nd 2022
Compulsory material information on property listings
Trading Standards and the government have jointly announced compulsory material information which must appear on property listings. A property's council tax band or rate (for lettings and sales) and the property price and tenure information (for sales) must be included on all property listings by 31st May 2022.
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March 2nd 2022
Levelling Up and the private rental sector. Information for Landlords
What are the government's plans in relation to Levelling Up and the private rental sector?
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February 24th 2022
How to choose an estate agent to sell your home
Choosing an estate agent to sell or rent out your home can be a daunting task. Do you have recommendations from friends of family? Should you rely on online reviews? Choose the agent with the most sales boards visible? Or choose the estate agent who offers the cheapest service?
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February 24th 2022
Finding a conveyancer
Find out what a conveyancer does and how they are involved in the process of buying a house.
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February 15th 2022
How to find quality tenants for your rental property.
Finding and keeping a quality tenant for your rental property is a major factor in the successful operation of your property. If you have a courteous tenant, who pays their rent on time and cares for your rental property, you will find your role as a landlord easier.
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January 12th 2022
Meet the team - Michael Skeath Lettings Manager
Meet Michael Skeath - Lettings Manager for JNP. You'll find him overseeing the High Wycombe and Amersham branches.
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November 23rd 2021
Why now is a good time to review your mortgage arrangements
The Bank of England is expected to announce interest rate rises in the coming weeks.  Embrace Financial Services (EFS) is urging existing and potential borrowers to address their current or future mortgage needs to minimise the risk of higher mortgage repayments in the future.
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November 16th 2021
Government financial support for rent arrears in Winter 2021. Guidance for Landlords and Tenants.
The government recently announced that it will make £65m available to support low income households who are in rent arrears, as a result of the pandemic. As a landlord or a tenant, what does this mean for you?
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November 15th 2021
Looking to sell in the New Year? Get your property ready now and benefit from the post Christmas boom
If you’ve decided 2022 is going to be the year you move to a new home and you have a property to sell, then we recommend you get started now. Getting your property on the market before Boxing Day will give you the best chance of getting a buyer in place quickly – but with Christmas coming you’ll need to act fast.
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November 10th 2021
5 Reasons why you should list your property before looking to buy.
Following a year of exceptionally high levels of property sales, the market is now seeing a shortage of new properties available on the market. This is making buying a new home more competitive than ever and in many cases a high number of buyers are looking to purchase the same property.
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November 10th 2021
Downsizing your home. What you need to know.
Downsizing your home. What you need to know.   Moving to a smaller home can be a great opportunity to free up some equity from your home, live a different lifestyle and to save money.
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