Between moving home and settling in a new house there are many tasks to do. In the weeks preceding the move a number of organizations and businesses have to be informed about your impending change in address. Probably this an approximate list of important entities and people you will want to get in touch with details of your new address.
TV Licensing Office
Contact the TV License office with your new address. Otherwise update online by visiting www.tvlicensing.co.uk and inform the new address. Failing this would make your unlicensed in your new home exposing to the risk of fines.
The European Outdoor Film Tour (EOFT) will be in London on 23 November. The same day film screening will be held at the Royal Geographical Society. There will be two shows on 23 November at 2 pm and 6 pm at the Royal Geographical Society.
The EOFT will treat all film enthusiasts to an exciting array of adventure films, featuring the world’s most elite athletes. The films will be in many adventure categories including mountaineering and snowboarding.
Living in London is always an exciting proposition. In fact everyone should try a London sojourn at least once especially when they are young. London exudes lots of energy and enthusiasm and one feels good to be part of its youthful world.
Know your City
The opposite may also happen if you do not know the city well to make the most of it. So, the secret of being happy in London is about making wise choices and set a lifestyle in tune with the city’s dynamics. Continue reading
In the first half of 2013, London rental values fell in the City and Docklands as supply of rental flats went up. The expansion of London’s rental stock is set to be a long-term trend implying that fall in rental values are inevitable.
Bulk of this additional rental stock entering the market is new homes pipeline from the buy to let investments genre. Further additions to stock in the second half of 2013 also came from pre-purchased stock of 2011 and 2012 collectively. Continue reading
London’s Hyde Park is world famous. The Hyde Park area is the ultimate place to live in London. In terms of location value, it is exquisite. Being in the heart of West London, it is picturesque and dotted with fine residential buildings overlooking the park.
The Hyde Park area is also surrounded by many up-market areas of the capital such as Kensington, Mayfair, Belgravia and Bayswater. Here the houses and apartments are set in tree lined streets. For those loving green open spaces, Hyde Park is the ultimate. The 350 acres of grass, lakes, meadows and flower beds are a nature’s gift. Continue reading
There is peace in renting a flat or house as it gives the required space without undergoing the burden of a mortgage. However, if it is not done carefully a deal can rip you off.
Set a budget:
Before renting, always make a realistic budget and work out exactly how much you can afford by way of rent each month to avoid disappointment later. In the budget, add the extra bills you have to cover when you move into the rented property.
London is a fascinating city and attracts an average 10 million visitors a year. As a result, there is heavy demand for short stay accommodation properties in London. Amidst many premium options one Bed Room Flats come as a soothing budget accommodation proposition for those who are not travelling with a big budget. Recently the rental market has shown an unprecedented appetite for affordable one-bed room flats.
Letting agents and letting agencies provide valuable services for landlords as well as prospective tenants. Most landlords solicit the services of letting agents for faster movement of their properties in the rental market and manage the properties when the tenancy is on.
We hear issues of tussle between landlords and tenants including litigations. These experiences do happen despite tenancy deals. But if a landlord can act a little wisely all such incidents can be amicably solved.
That is all about treating a tenant nicely and does go a long way in saving lots of time, money and ensures a great deal of peace of mind. Continue reading
The Real Food Market in London is a weekend affair stretching from Friday to Sunday. It is held at the Southbank Centre where hundreds of stalls sell food stuff at a high standard in order to promote British produce which are nutritionally rich and produced under sustainable as well as ethical methods.