Episode 174

Affordability and tenant selection: 80% on rent?!


March 29th, 2023

19 mins 39 secs

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About this Episode

Stuart and Simon discuss the reality of running property businesses. Simon shares his experience of putting his property on the market and the response he's received from potential tenants. They discuss the affordability of rent, talk about the shortage of rental properties, and the drop in new rental property listings.

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The chat this week includes:

  • Simon's latest property on the rental market.
  • It's even almost ready!
  • Professional photos - perhaps with virtual tour.
  • Matterport.
  • OpenRent.
  • 30+ applicants in 48 hours.
  • Spending 80% of income on rent?
  • Is the rental property shortage getting worse?
  • Tenant checks before viewing.
  • Find us on Twitter, YouTube or LinkedIn: Stuart, Simon.

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