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Great West Quarter building names

The Great West QuarterThe Great West Quarter is a modern development of apartments, built between 2005 and 2013 on a 12.5 acre urban brownfield site on the Great West Road in Brentford. Around 1000 apartments were built in 14 blocks with underground parking, a residents' gym, offices, hotel and retail units. With the exception of two newer blocks, Westgate House and Kew Eye Apartments, the rest of GWQ's blocks ...

Thorgills August Market Insight

August Market Insight
As summer makes way for autumn we can now reflect on the business done during July and August which are typically busy months for the lettings industry and a period often cited as quiet for some in the sales market.
The levels of applicant registrations, viewings, offers and agreed tenancies completed during July and August at Thorgills has shown the strong seasonal ...

Compliance update - Section 21 notice

Regaining possession
For a landlord to regain possession of their property during an assured shorthold tenancy or a statutory periodic tenancy, a landlord can serve a Section 21 notice without having to explain the reasons for doing so, subject to some terms outlined below. A landlord can serve a tenant with a Section 21 notice: *At the end of a fixed-term tenancy. *At the ...

Compliance Update - The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations 2015

The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015
As of 1st October 2015 it has been a legal requirement for landlords to provide smoke detectors in all properties that are privately rented out, and carbon monoxide detectors where necessary. At least one smoke detector must be installed for each storey of the building that is used wholly or partly as living accommodation, ...

Thorgills July Market Insight

July Market Insight
The month of July has proved to be a record month at Thorgills for the value of sales exchanged and the value of agreed lettings. This record has been achieved by applying the everyday principles of market-leading estate agency to every single action with the utmost consistency.
Whether the economic and political climate is positive or leaning towards the negative side, ...