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Owner Advice

Owner Advice

Each year, millions of holiday makers travel to destinations across the UK and Ireland. If you have a property you’re considering letting out, there are several things to take into account.

The Owner Advice section of the blog covers a variety of topics, from how to best equip and furnish your property to how to maximise bookings and in return – your revenue. Owning a holiday cottage doesn’t need to be stressful and, armed with the best information, can be an extremely positive experience for you and your family. This section of our blog is committed to helping you reap the rewards you deserve.

With over 25 years’ experience of letting cottages, we are dedicated to bringing you information, tips and advice to help you get the most out of your investment and maximise the enjoyment that comes with owning your own holiday home property.

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22nd February 2018

Top 10 Tips for Letting out your Holiday Home

In this post, we give the top 10 tips for letting out your holiday let – whether your an...

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22nd January 2018

Sykes on Tour 2018: Expert Advice on owning a Holiday Let

Throughout 2018, our team of industry experts are travelling across the country offering specialist knowledge and guidance on how...

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29th November 2017

The Best Places to Buy a Holiday Home in the UK

With recent reports indicating that UK tourism has increased by almost 10% (, now could be the perfect time...

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Cottage Owners
6 months ago

The Benefits of Farm Diversification through Holiday Letting

What is farm diversification? Farm diversification is the creation of further business ventures on top of your existing traditional...

Cottage Owners How to Start a Holiday Let Business feature
6 months ago

How to Start a Holiday Let Business

Venturing into the holiday let business for the very first time is an exciting journey. With the demand for UK...

Cottage Owners Winterise Your Holiday Let in 7 Steps
6 months ago

Winterise Your Holiday Let in 7 Steps

What is Winterisation? Winterisation is the process of preparing something for the harsh winter weathers. Each year, many holiday...

Cottage Owners Holiday let insurance guide
7 months ago

A Complete Guide to Holiday Home Insurance

Owning your own holiday home can be very lucrative, but, as with any investment, there can be some associated...

Cottage Owners 10 Essentials to Include in a Guest Information Pack
8 months ago

10 Essentials to Include in a Guest Information Pack

Your cottage may feel like home to you, but to arriving guests it will be as unfamiliar as a...

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