Shannon Hall, Author at Landlord Blog

By Shannon Hall

Shannon joined LettingaProperty.com in 2015 and has proven to be an exceptional Valuations Team Leader by supporting new landlord clients in switching to our digital platform. Not only is Shannon an experienced landlord herself, she has achieved professional qualifications in Residential Lettings & Property Management, holds a NFOPP Technical Award and has completed a Diploma in Business Management.

Renting with pets is an emotive topic, often dividing landlords and tenants, for obvious reasons. Two recent government measures have brought pets to the forefront of industry conversation, with big implications for renting.

Every day, landlord and tenants have questions that need answering. The lettings industry - and the 125+ laws that apply to it - can be a bit tricky to navigate. We receive many

Property cleanliness (or lack of) is the main cause of deposit disputes between landlords and tenants - yet can easily be avoided with a good and proper end of tenancy clean. What is

On Monday 12th October, the government announced a tiered system of national COVID alert levels to manage local outbreaks and advise local authorities and residents on what they can do. With different alert

The rules around PAT testing for landlords can be a bit confusing. In this article, we've gathered all the information you need to know, including what exactly a PAT test is, what appliances

In July 2020, chancellor Rishi Sunak introduced a Stamp Duty holiday across England. On 3rd March 2021, this holiday was extended until 30th June. During this time, first-time buyers and those replacing their

With 'in-person' viewings posing a COVID-19 risk, many landlords are now relying on the power of photography and virtual viewings to seal the deal with potential tenants. Back in March 2020, the initial

As a landlord, it seems you never hear the end of electrical regulations, gas safety and EPC requirements - but what's the deal when it comes to water? In this article, you'll find

As a landlord, you have a duty of care to your tenants that you must fulfil. Within this duty of care, you have a legal responsibility to ensure that your property is safe