New consumer guide to leaseholds

A useful consumer guide to leaseholds and leasehold properties has been published by the Conveyancing Association. The guide specifically outlines the fees and charges that may be payable to a lease administrator.

Read more

Spotlight on Sunbury-on-Thames – Launching new homes

Townends Estate Agents Sunbury launched an exciting new development; Crownage Court consisting of 59 studio, one and two bedroom apartments. It will be ready for occupation in the summer of 2017.

Read more

Keeping Landlords in the loop: introducing our new online Tenancy Management Portal and online Maintenance Reporting Tool

Landlords are the life-blood of the private rented sector but the raft of changes to legislation over the last 18 months, including the introduction of the Deregulation Act 2015, has placed even greater responsibility onto landlords. That’s why, at Townends, we want to do everything we can to reduce that burden and ensure all of your tenancies are compliant and efficient.

Read more

How the Government’s Housing White Paper might affect you

The Government has finally unveiled its plans to fix the ‘broken housing market’ in a white paper spanning 104 pages.  Read more

Longcross, Surrey to become one of 14 new garden villages backed by the Government

In 2017 the government gave the go-ahead to 14 new garden villages across the country, offering the potential to deliver 200,000 homes. Read more