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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.

It only takes one accident to start a fire
November 21st 2023
We’ve put together a list of safety checks and risks you should look out for to make sure your home is as safe from fire as it can be.
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Someone wiping condensation with a cloth
October 6th 2023
In this blog we run through the different types of damp, what the landlord's responsibilities for damp and mould are, and how to deal with them.
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Right to rent online checking service
March 2nd 2022
Changes from 6 April 2022 will impact how letting agents and landlords in England conduct Right to Rent checks.
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Compulsory material information on property listings
March 2nd 2022
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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Meet the team - Michael Skeath Lettings Manager
January 12th 2022
Meet Michael Skeath - Lettings Manager for JNP. You'll find him overseeing the High Wycombe and Amersham branches.
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Government financial support for rent arrears in Winter 2021. Guidance for Landlords and Tenants.
November 16th 2021
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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Celebrate with us at JNP Amersham
November 8th 2021
We welcome Amersham Branch to the JNP family. Come and celebrate with us in our new branch
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Meet the team - Ben Stokes, Lettings Director
November 5th 2021
Find out more about Ben Stokes MARLA , JNPs Associate Lettings Director 
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Section 21 notice period changes
September 23rd 2021
Section 21 notice periods are changing on 1st October. Find out more   
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Changes to notice periods for evictions
June 1st 2021
The UK Government has announced that notice periods in England that are current six months will be reduced to four months from 1st June 2021.
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New government model tenancy agreement encourages more pet-friendly landlords
May 27th 2021
Under the new Government Model Tenancy Agreement announced in January 2021, landlords will no longer be able to issue blanket bans on pets, with objections made only where there is good reason...
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Someone putting a plug into a socket
November 18th 2020
Over summer a new Electrical Safety Regulation was put into force requiring landlords to have the electrical installations in their properties inspected and tested by a person who is qualified and competent, at least every 5 years.
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