Even if your property isn't furnished, it's still vital to have a property inventory to protect your floors, walls and carpets.
Landlords who have tried to cash in on the Olympics could face void periods or falls in rent after the Games.
Landlords need to use technology to attract tenants in the modern era, including advertising their property online.
If you want to attract a high calibre of tenant, then it's important that you maintain your property to a high standard.
Lodger-landlords must prepare for a lodger, by contacting their mortgage company and getting the agreement in writing.
Landlords will face increasing pressure from tenants to go green and pressure from the government to become carbon neutral.
Landlords failing to provide an inventory are very short-sighted as they protect both parties in the event of a dispute.
Landlords are advised to shop around and use brokers to find the most competitive rate for their landlord insurance.