Energy rating

Asset Management | 03/12/2021

Why all stick, no carrot is no way to improve energy efficiency

The Government is rightly urging landlords to improve the energy efficiency of rental homes. But its approach appears to be all stick and no carrot. This is unhelpful and landlords are understandably unimpressed. New research from The Mortgage Works, reported in Lett...

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Airbnb

Asset Management | 29/11/2021

Why holiday lets could put block insurance in jeopardy

It has become clear in the last 12 months that the proliferation of short-term lets in many parts of the country is having a major impact on the supply of long-term tenancies in the private rental market.Landlords, many of whom will have been worried that their tenan...

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Asset Management | 26/11/2021

How to weed out the cannabis crooks

Cannabis farms in rented homes are on the increase and landlords should be aware that this kind of criminal activity could be going on in their property.A week of action by the police in November highlighted these tell-tale signs:A sudden jump/fall in electricity bil...

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Smoke alarm

Asset Management | 24/11/2021

Landlords: smoke alarms are now a legal requirement

Smoke is dark, fast, toxic and hot - and it is the biggest killer in domestic fires. This is the stark warning posted on fire safety product supplier First Alert’s website, highlighting the importance of fitting smoke alarms at home.In the UK there are around 200 dea...

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Reform

Asset Management | 18/11/2021

Renters' Reform Bill: what will it mean for you?

People who want to be a buy to let landlord will need to think long and hard once the proposed Renters' Reform Bill comes in to force. The new legislation will have some serious implications for landlords and the planned changes will undoubtedly make some people thin...

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Asset Management | 15/11/2021

Possessions are down but will Government move on Section 21?

Apparently we can expect another ‘Christmas Truce’ on bailiff-enforced evictions over the holiday period. No one should find themselves homeless, particularly at Christmas, so it is encouraging to see that the number of possessions is down on this time two years ago....

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Asset Management | 05/11/2021

Getting Philosophical

Camden Gateway’s philosophy is simple: create, collaborate, and connect. Business is changing and the tried and trusted solutions need a makeoverWe’re giving the coworking model a new twist with a focus on creative professionals and special features to help you run y...

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Asset Management | 05/11/2021

Introducing Switchee

From “just a few ideas and sparks” to a team of 14, working with 37 social housing customers (and counting!) and winning prestigious awards: Switchee clearly means business.They’re also one of Camden Gateway’s first members, and a perfect fit for our vision of innova...

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Asset Management | 05/11/2021

Meet Our MD: Eric Asarè

“Create. Collaborate. Connect” is a mantra that Eric Asare came up with for Camden Gateway, but it could just as easily be his personal by-line.Lots of coworking spaces are well-managed, but they don’t all have an MD who has built his own startup and understands the ...

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Asset Management | 05/11/2021

Where It All Began: A Brief History Of Coworking

“The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old but on building the new.” – SocratesIn businesses of old (we’re talking prehistoric times: 1950s-80s) stark, zero-atmosphere offices and cramped cubicles were the norms, and they didn’t exactly...

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