negotiate a better salary
2 May 2018

How do I negotiate a better salary? »

So, you’ve managed to convince your interviewers and potential new employer that you’re the person for the job – well done! Getting through the interview stage is a massive achievement, but the most daunting conversation could be next – naming


27 April 2018

A career in Build-to-Rent and the Private Rental Sector- everything you need to know »

The number of UK residents privately renting has doubled over the last ten years, with 20% of households now living in private rented accommodation. In 2017 alone, the build-to-rent market attracted a massive £2.4bn in investments and is forecast to


10 April 2018

Personal Development in the Property Industry »

There’s a lot to be said for personal development. As humans, we thrive on change, and our professional lives are much the same. When we get stuck in a role that has minimal room for development or growth, it’s easy


28 March 2018

Everything you need to know about working in Renewals and Tenancy Management »

The great thing about working in lettings is that there are so many avenues to explore. It’s likely that you’re only aware of the roles and responsibilities of a lettings negotiator if you’re in the early stages of researching the


7 March 2018

A career in block management – everything you need to know »

If you were a leaseholder, you’d want to know that your building was in safe hands and being managed efficiently. Although some landlords may choose to manage the building themselves, it’s common for them to use a professional management agent


Work-life balance
21 February 2018

Candidates rank the work-life balance second to salary when job hunting »

A recent survey across Property Personnel’s social channels revealed that 46% of those who took part chose salary and benefits as the most important factor when applying for a new job, followed closely by hours and work-life balance with a


9 February 2018

Everything you need to know about working in Property Management »

When you think of working in the lettings industry, it’s likely that the first role that comes to mind is a lettings negotiator. However, these negotiators wouldn’t be able to do their jobs if it wasn’t for the crucial work


residential-letting-careers
16 January 2018

Everything you need to know about working in Residential Lettings »

If you’re looking for a career that will provide progression and development in an exciting and ever-evolving field, Residential Lettings is an industry to consider.

Why the Residential Lettings industry?

The lettings industry is undoubtedly booming. Over the last decade or so,


A Jobseeker’s Night Before Christmas
22 December 2017

A Jobseeker’s Night Before Christmas »

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, Not a creature was working, not even the mouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes they wouldn’t show the wear and the tear.

The children were nestled all snug


20 December 2017

All I want for Christmas is you – how to be the candidate they are looking for »

He’s making a list, he’s checking it twice…no not Santa, but your future employer. If you want to make sure you’re not on the ‘naughty’ list, then you’d better read the advice below.

We spoke to employers to find out exactly