Buy to let property business promotion
There are many ways to promote your buy to let property investment for rent, ranging from internet advertising, estate agents to word of mouth. Listed below just some of the basic marketing activities that you can undertake to get you off the ground:
One of the most popular to find property for rent these days is to search online for properties to rent. You should embark on a advertising your property on a popular website with good colour photographs and details of the specifications to achieve good results
The traditional placement of advertisements in local newspapers, property magazines and newsagents' windows to reach local people who may be interested in renting is still a good way to advertise.
On the Internet, you should list your website on a specialist property directory, in addition. Some of the bigger directories have many people actively looking for places to rent.
Make arrangements with a local or national estate agent. This sometimes works best as many now offer a full management service as well as arranging lettings. A directory of estate agents can be found at the National Association of Estates Agents (NAEA) website (www.naea.co.uk/agents).
If your rental market is to students, then you will actively need to place an advertisement with the accommodation office of the local university or college.
Many cater for both students and members of staff looking for properties to rent.