How to avoid deposit disputes

What to do at the start and end of a tenancy to avoid a deposit dispute Less than 1% of all tenancy deposits end in dispute, but when it does happen it can end up being an expensive nightmare for all parties involved. Many potential disputes can be avoided and one of the quickest ways…

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Mistoria Shortlisted 2x The Negotiator Awards 2021

The Negotiator has announced the shortlist of the best of the residential agency sector, battling to win at The Negotiator Awards 2021. We’re delighted to be amongst them with Mistoria Estate Agents nominated for 2x awards; Regional Agency of the Year – North East & North West AND; Estate Agency of the Year (Medium). The…

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Rents Rise Across the UK at Fastest Pace for 13 Years

According to new research from Zoopla, Rents outside London are rising at their fastest pace for more than a decade, as tenants flock back to Britain’s big regional cities and towns.  Rents across major cities and towns outside London have seen the highest growth since 2008,  with an increase of 5% in the year to…

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Mistoria Estate Agents Bolton: Gold Winners in the British Property Awards, again!

Mistoria Estate Agents have just won another British Property Award, this time for their Lettings division in the Bolton (South) category. Their team performed outstandingly throughout the extensive judging period, which focused on customer service levels. Mistoria Estate Agents have now been shortlisted for a number of national awards which will be announced shortly. The…

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Property market continues to boom despite end of SDLT holiday

north west property prices

It’s fair to say the housing market is experiencing a remarkable surge at the moment. And in the words of our own agents; people are making up their own prices… and buyers are paying it, and then some! The unprecedented boom in the price of property has been put down to the Stamp Duty Land…

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PRESS ARTICLE: Investment in Student Property is Booming

Private equity firms are ramping up their investments in the UK’s student accommodation market, pumping hundreds of millions of pounds into a resilient sector, with an eye on high rental returns in post-Brexit, post-Covid Britain. Recent research from real estate advisors, Jones Lang Lasalle reveals that one-third of deals for student property in 2021 so…

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End of Stamp Duty Holiday: first deadline fast approaching

The Stamp Duty holiday in England will end on 30th June 2021, lowering the nil rate band from £500,000 to £250,000 for all but first-time buyers, who have a threshold of £300,000 before stamp duty is due. The rates will then change again in October to return to the standard amount pre-Covid-19. The temporary nil…

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Mistoria shortlisted in the 2021 Northern Leadership Awards

Mistoria has been shortlisted in the 2021 Northern Leadership Awards! The coveted awards from The Business Desk celebrate the people and organisations across the North who are role models for their teams and raise the bar for their competitors. They are a highlight of the business community calendar and an accolade many hope to achieve.…

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Mistoria Estate Agents expands with new Cheadle branch

Mistoria Estate Agents is opening its 6th North West based office, this time in the suburbs of Cheadle. The new branch joins the already successful Mistoria Estate Agents outlets in Manchester, Bolton, Liverpool and Salford. Parent company, The Mistoria Group, specialist in property investment, with a particular interest in student accommodation and HMOs. As a…

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Two Views on the Ending of the Evictions Ban in the UK

For the pandemic period, a “new normal” has been in place. This new normal has included an unprecedented financial package from the government to help individuals who have lost their incomes to support themselves and find new work. One helpful measure has been the “eviction ban” that prevents landlords from evicting tenants who can’t pay…

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VIDEO Top Tips in Social Housing HMOs

Our CEO Mish Liyanage presented at the National Landlord Show’s Nationwide Online Super-show on 26th May 2021, for which Mistoria were a Sponsor. If you didn’t manage to see the presentation then you can still catch it here as we recorded it for you…. Top Tips in Social Housing HMOs [vc_video link=”https://vimeo.com/554621638″]

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