"Stop fighting the inevitable and embrace the change." The first and foremost emotion which people exhibit when AI or automation is mentioned is FEAR. Fear of the unknown and the dread of not being in control, all mixed in with a deep set Apathy as there are those that also believe it will take their … Continue reading Collaboration With Automation
As a letting or estate agent working in such a competitive market, instructions are crucial in order to grow your business. We at VTUK are aware that finding instructions is becoming more and more difficult as vendors and landlords go online and become harder and harder to find. As well as this, many landlords are … Continue reading How To Gain New Instructions
With just weeks to go until the deadline, letting agents must register themselves with HMRC to remain AML compliant. By June 10th 2021, any letting agent, residential or commercial who lets property at or above 10,000 euros or £8,600 or more per month must register. Of course these changes came in last year under the … Continue reading Register Your Agency With HMRC
From Tuesday 4th May 2021, letting agents and landlords must have updated their Section 8 eviction notices to include details of the Breathing Space regulations. Agents must ensure the paperwork is up to date with the new Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space Moratorium and Mental Health Crisis Moratorium). Should a Section 8 fail to be … Continue reading Section 8: What Do You Need To Update?
From May 17th 2021, Right to Rent Checks can be carried out in person as per the changes to the coronavirus restrictions. Previously, on March 30th 2020, restrictions were put in place for agents and landlords to carry out Right to Rent Checks via video link to the tenant. Should an agent or landlord have … Continue reading Right To Rent: What’s Changing On May 17th?
CRM systems such as Openview can significantly help you as a property professional grow your business. Ultimately, there are two things growth comes down to, reducing costs and increasing revenue. It has never been such an important time for letting agents to utilise CRM, below we've examined what you can do. Value Think carefully about … Continue reading Grow Your Business With CRM
Taurus is our automation system built to automate those business critical tasks. Click here to read more about Taurus or watch our videos below. Experiencing Problems With Your Property Software? Letting Agents Just Love Taurus Automate Anything? Discover Taurus Automation Software Estate Agents: What’s your Sales Pipeline? Limber Up? Meet Taurus Software for Estate Agents … Continue reading What’s Taurus Automation?
VTUK carried out some research to find out what the ten top concerns landlords have in today's property industry. Here's what we found... "My tenants won't pay the rent?" Many landlords are concerned what to do if their tenants don't pay their rent. Making the Section 21 process clear with your landlord, whilst utilising our … Continue reading What’s A Landlords Biggest Concern?
How do you receive your news? Whether it's Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram, VTUK's blog, Property Industry Eye, Estate Agent or Letting Agent Today, The Negotiator, Google or your local newspaper, receiving instant updates about the industry and your community is key. Should it be the latest industry compliance, breaking property news, news about a … Continue reading Where Do You Get Property News?
How is property software and prop tech changing the shape of the property industry? Below we’ve taken a translation of our Managing Director, Peter Grant’s recent interview with Property TV, Sky Channel 238. The opening question to Peter was… I imagine if you’re working in the property industry communication with your clients is very important, … Continue reading Property Software: Changing The Shape Of The Property Industry