News

There is always so much going on here at Sheldon Bosley Knight and we are delighted to share just a few of the news and events stories that we are currently involved in.
Rent Control

There are still a number of old fashion tenancies where Rent Control is being applied under the 1977 Rent Act. For some of these properties, there is no formal registered rent and rent reviews are often dealt with by agreement.  It is our experie...


There are still a number of old fashion tenancies where Rent Control is being applied under the 1977 Rent Act. For some of these properties, there is no formal registered rent and rent reviews are often dealt with by agreement.  It is our experie...

Right to Rent

In the recent Queen’s Speech, it was confirmed that private landlords will be required to carry out checks on prospective renters’ immigration status. Landlords, or their agents, will face a possible fine of £3,000 if they rent property to ...


In the recent Queen’s Speech, it was confirmed that private landlords will be required to carry out checks on prospective renters’ immigration status. Landlords, or their agents, will face a possible fine of £3,000 if they rent property to ...

A very happy client!

We asked our client for a testimonial but didn’t expect him to send us such a comprehensive and glowing report!  So we just had to share it…   MORETON IN MARSH GLOS 7/6/15 To whom it may concern, LAURA GAYDON TESTIMONIAL I have u...


We asked our client for a testimonial but didn’t expect him to send us such a comprehensive and glowing report!  So we just had to share it…   MORETON IN MARSH GLOS 7/6/15 To whom it may concern, LAURA GAYDON TESTIMONIAL I have u...

We are Recruiting

Qualified Rural Chartered Surveyor Sheldon Bosley’s expanding Rural Land Agency Department seek a Rural Surveyor, RICS and CAAV qualified, to support their existing team in Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire. Sheldon Bosley is an independent firm of...


Qualified Rural Chartered Surveyor Sheldon Bosley’s expanding Rural Land Agency Department seek a Rural Surveyor, RICS and CAAV qualified, to support their existing team in Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire. Sheldon Bosley is an independent firm of...

Health and Safety

Legislation continues to be applied to the residential lettings market. More recently in connection with carbon monoxide and Legionnaires disease.  Sheldon Bosley will be pleased to advise on requirements for CO alarms and the need for a Legionna...


Legislation continues to be applied to the residential lettings market. More recently in connection with carbon monoxide and Legionnaires disease.  Sheldon Bosley will be pleased to advise on requirements for CO alarms and the need for a Legionna...

The right rent? 

The current market is showing fewer houses on the market than have been seen in the recent past. This is attributable firstly, to tenants who appear to be staying longer for each tenancy and secondly due to any houses that do become available bei...


The current market is showing fewer houses on the market than have been seen in the recent past. This is attributable firstly, to tenants who appear to be staying longer for each tenancy and secondly due to any houses that do become available bei...

Are the CO Detectors and Smoke Alarms in your property functioning?

Housing Minister, Brandon Lewis, recently announced new measures to protect tenants. Regulations for landlords in England will soon be brought into line with Building Regulations for new builds in the UK and will be required to install working sm...


Housing Minister, Brandon Lewis, recently announced new measures to protect tenants. Regulations for landlords in England will soon be brought into line with Building Regulations for new builds in the UK and will be required to install working sm...

Election Results

Following the result of last week’s general election which saw the Conservative Party sweep to power, it seems not much will change for landlords and tenants, which will be a positive thing. There was surprisingly little in the Conservative manif...


Following the result of last week’s general election which saw the Conservative Party sweep to power, it seems not much will change for landlords and tenants, which will be a positive thing. There was surprisingly little in the Conservative manif...

Farm Cottages

At Sheldon Bosley we have a significant Rural and Land Agency Department which often links directly with our Property Management Department to ensure that our farmer clients are making the most out of their farm cottages. We can provide advice on...


At Sheldon Bosley we have a significant Rural and Land Agency Department which often links directly with our Property Management Department to ensure that our farmer clients are making the most out of their farm cottages. We can provide advice on...

Letting for Investment

Rental receipts on residential property can often prove to be as little as 2-3% per annum, or less, of capital value after taking all costs into account, including repairs and insurance. The buy-to-let market remains strong, however, having regar...


Rental receipts on residential property can often prove to be as little as 2-3% per annum, or less, of capital value after taking all costs into account, including repairs and insurance. The buy-to-let market remains strong, however, having regar...

Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations 2015

Sheldon Bosley were delighted to sponsor the Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations again this year.   After unfurling a flag in Bridge Street, partners Simon Wilkinson and Sue James and their guests enjoyed being part of the traditional iconic p...


Sheldon Bosley were delighted to sponsor the Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations again this year.   After unfurling a flag in Bridge Street, partners Simon Wilkinson and Sue James and their guests enjoyed being part of the traditional iconic p...

Which house to buy-to-let?

Choosing the right house as a rental investment is not straightforward. There is no direct correlation between the price or location of the property and the rental value.  A very popular part of town from a house purchase point of view which give...


Choosing the right house as a rental investment is not straightforward. There is no direct correlation between the price or location of the property and the rental value.  A very popular part of town from a house purchase point of view which give...