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Apr 6, 2018
C, D or E? What EPC does your property score?
Tags: property legislation , property compliance , housing news

In terms of the EPC scale, new legislation has recently been announced in the private rental sector. From today (April 1st 2016), all tenants in the private rental sector will have the right to request energy efficiency improvements to their properties....

Jan 29, 2018
Facing The Online Challenge
Tags: property software , business innovation , online estate agents , online letting agents

How can high street estate and letting agents compete with the emergence of online? That’s a great question but I think, first of all, you have to establish what you’re actually competing with. Mostly, high street agents have a fantastic...

Dec 18, 2017
Apps For Letting and Estate Agents This Christmas
Tags: prop tech , property apps , mobile apps

As the festive month begins, the VTUK tribe have rounded up the very best apps from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Google Play. Whether you’re in the office, conducting a viewing or progressing a sale, here’s four apps your letting...

Oct 16, 2017
Cybercrime to Data Theft: Who’s Spying On Who?
Tags: letting agent software , property software , prop tech , estate agent software , technology , cybercrime , data

On the 30th December 2016, the Investigatory Powers Act  came into power, officially introducing world-leading data legislation to Britain. The legislation is intended to be an update to the Data Protection and Investigatory Powers Act, giving the UK extremely powerful...

Sep 20, 2017
Keeping Landlords And Lettings Gas Safe
Tags: property management , property legislation , property compliance , property software , tenancy tips

We’re pleased to pledge our support for Gas Safety Week 2017. All this week, across our Twitter @VTUK , Facebook and LinkedIn , we’ll be sharing tips landlords and letting agents can do, to ensure they and their tenants are...