19 July 2021

Reapit: 4 challenges and opportunities your landlords face, from rent arrears to buy to let

The evolution of rent arrears, the impact of the eviction ban, and the outlook for buy to let are just some of the challenges and opportunities that your landlords are currently facing. Here's a breakdown of what the future may hold for your landlords and, therefore, your agency.

21 June 2021

Reapit: What can letting agents do to manage rent arrears? [+ free payment plan templates]

Finding the best solution when managing rent arrears for both tenants and landlords is a key part of a letting agent's job. Here are six pieces of advice to help agencies better manage rent arrears for all involved.

21 April 2021

6 tips for targeting Generation Z renters

How should your agency target the next generation of renters? That's the question that Tara Sparrow, Sales Director at Reapit, answers, with her six top tips.

Tara Sparrow

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Reapit: 4 challenges and opportunities your landlords face, from rent arrears to buy to let

Posted by Tara Sparrow on 19 July 2021

A guest blog by Tara Sparrow, Sales Director of Reapit.

The lettings industry was forced into significant turmoil at the outset of the Covid-19 pandemic in early 2020. With lockdown and the forced closure or restricted operations of business across the spectrum, many renters were faced with a reduction or even a complete loss of their income. The impact was twofold: firstly, many tenants struggled to pay their rent; and secondly, landlords subsequently faced substantial rent arrears of which many are struggling to recoup today - but there are some positive trends on the horizon.

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Topics: Customer experience

Reapit: What can letting agents do to manage rent arrears? [+ free payment plan templates]

Posted by Tara Sparrow on 21 June 2021

A guest blog by Tara Sparrow, Sales Director of Reapit.

It is quite apparent that rent arrears remain a significant issue for landlords and tenants alike. Putting a figure on the extent of the issue is a variable that is somewhat difficult to place accurately but the problem is likely to persist for quite some time.

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Topics: Business

6 tips for targeting Generation Z renters

Posted by Tara Sparrow on 21 April 2021

A guest blog by Tara Sparrow, Sales Director at Reapit.

The Victorian phrase “as safe as houses” well surmises the security of the housing market as, whether they are buying or renting, people will always need somewhere to live. But whilst the foundations of the property market might be relatively stable, the consumers that buy-in to this market are an evolving generation. Now the next generation of renter is coming of age.

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Topics: Business

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