Is your property winter ready?

November 20th 2017

This time of year our lettings team is busy preparing landlords’ properties for winter by following these few simple steps: 1. Check your house insurance policy – are you adequately covered? 2. Clear out gutters of autumn leaves and debris. 3. Do a visual check – check trees for damaged branches, are the fences sound, check … Continue reading Is your property winter ready?

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Insights and ideas at this year’s ARMA conference

October 25th 2017

A week on from the ARMA (Association of Residential Managing Agents) conference and back at base, we have had time to reflect on this year’s updates and sessions.  The ARMA conference is always a fabulous opportunity for specialist residential property managers to gain valuable insights, soak up knowledge, catch-up with old friends and come away … Continue reading Insights and ideas at this year’s ARMA conference

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Energy Performance Certificates – are you ready?

October 12th 2017

In just under 170 days’ time some of the most far reaching legislation to affect the commercial and residential property letting market in recent years will take effect.  As from 1 April 2018, it will not be possible to let a property with an EPC rating of F or G, with this regulation coming into … Continue reading Energy Performance Certificates – are you ready?

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The RidgeWalk 2017

July 17th 2017

On June 25th, Natasha and Hayley took on 13 miles of the famous Ridgeway walk to raise funds for Sense. Natasha tells us more about the experience… Despite the 4am start, we were feeling very optimistic about the Ridgewalk, the weather was looking good, the atmosphere on arrival to the start line was buzzing and … Continue reading The RidgeWalk 2017

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Pennycuick Collins warns abolition of lettings fees will add to woes of generation rent

April 19th 2017

As we make our debut at the Landlord Investment Show taking place today at Villa Park in Birmingham, we are acutely aware that the Government’s plans to ban lettings fees are likely to result in a hike in rent, at a time when affordability and availability are causing considerable anxiety for Generation Rent in Birmingham. … Continue reading Pennycuick Collins warns abolition of lettings fees will add to woes of generation rent

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Our fundraising in 2016

January 23rd 2017

We had a fantastic year of fundraising for Sense in 2016 which couldn’t have been achieved without the generous support of our peers and clients. In total for the year, we raised a whopping £5,901.65 for our chosen charity, Sense, which supports people who are deafblind, have sensory impairments or complex needs, to enjoy more … Continue reading Our fundraising in 2016

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Our next auction – Last chance to sell before Christmas

November 3rd 2016

The next auction being held by Pennycuick Collins shall be at our usual venue of Birmingham City Football Club on the 14th December at 11am. Auctions are a superb way of selling a wide variety of property as the transaction is secured as soon as the auctioneer’s gavel falls. The December auction our last auction … Continue reading Our next auction – Last chance to sell before Christmas

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Pennycuick Profiles: Sarah Moors

September 19th 2016

We understand how important it is to develop the future faces of the property industry and at Pennycuick Collins, we are supporting several members of our team with their formal qualifications and training. We are delighted to have welcomed Sarah Moors into our Commercial team, who is currently a masters student studying a conversion course … Continue reading Pennycuick Profiles: Sarah Moors

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Pennycuick Collins fundraising in 2016

May 16th 2016

In 2015, we held some fantastic events including the Great Pennycuick Collins Bake Off and the Christmas Jumper Day to help raise funds for Magnolia House, a Birmingham Children’s Hospital project, and the Birmingham Freedom Project. We are delighted to announce that we raised £1,770.92 in total during 2015 for charity. This also includes smaller … Continue reading Pennycuick Collins fundraising in 2016

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Birmingham Christmas Shelter

December 23rd 2015

My name is Stephen Haigh and I am Residential Sales Manager at Pennycuick Collins. I have recently become a non-executive trustee for ‘Birmingham Christmas Shelter’, a role that Pennycuick Collins have keenly supported and have kindly made donations to, allowing me time to assist with this year’s set up period and very kindly donating to … Continue reading Birmingham Christmas Shelter

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