We understand that letting your property, especially for the first time, can be a worrying experience and with this in mind, our most important consideration is providing you the Landlord with the best possible service and the right tenant for your property.

Unlike other letting agents, due to the fact we are professional landlords, we never forget that the property is your most important asset and we can confidently assure you that by instructing us to act as your managing agent your property will be in professional and caring hands. Is your property an asset or a liability? Remember an asset is something that puts money into your pocket. A liability is something that takes money out of your pocket. Which are you?

Please see our Landlord Mentoring Services page for more advice on how we can help you with your buy to let property.

A Personal Service

Because we are a small firm, we are able to offer a personal service, with attention to detail, whilst at the same time maintaining a high standard of competence and professionalism.

Competitive Rates

Our fees are competitive and may be open to negotiation dependent on the level of Service required. We are particularly committed to investment Landlords and savings can be made on the smallest of portfolios.

Carefully Selected Tenants

Drawn from a continually updated register, all prospective Tenants are thoroughly referenced, and credit checked. In some cases, we will also require a guarantor.

Free Property Mentoring Advice!

We can make property ownership a positive experience.

Your very own expert at your fingertips, as part of our service!

How many other lettings agents can do this?

Ask them how many properties they own? It’s ok managing properties, but it’s quite different to owning them!

Richard Jones (Director) has been a Professional Property Investor for 20 years. His PASSION for property has enabled him to accumulate a Multi-Million Pound Buy-To-Let Property Portfolio, using many techniques that constantly evolve due to the changing market place.

Clients of ipsestates.com will be able to take FREE invaluable advice from an investor who has had experience of the pitfalls during his time as a property investor and can help you avoid them. Richard can literally save you thousands of pounds with FREE 'insider' advice on all aspects of Property Investment. Below are just some examples.

We Can Help YOU With.......

  • Identifying and purchasing Below Market Value properties
  • Repairing and re-furbishing your properties (including what not to do!)

Once your property has been purchased;

It is vitally important that your property is let, with the minimum of hassle and no voids!

This is absolutely the most important aspect of a successful buy-to-let property!

We can help you do this through our;

  • Tenant finding and setting up and managing of tenancies, both private and LHA tenants.
  • Effective Cash Flow Strategies to maximise rental property (of which there are many)
  • We specialise in Local Housing Allowance and currently enjoy a close working relationship with Erewash Borough Council Benefits section (See testimonials for proof!).
  • Effective cutting edge direct marketing techniques to identify suitable properties and tenants.
  • Mentoring and helping you through your property investing (see testimonials below).
  • We can also give YOUR FREE ADVICE on strategies & goals in YOUR property investment

Get a Free Valuation

If you're contemplating a move, arrange a free, no obligation valuation of your property at a time to suit you.

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Rental Yield Calculator

Use our handy calculator to work out how much yield you could achieve with your property.


Get in Touch

If you would like to discuss your property-related enquiries, or have any questions, get in touch with our friendly team.

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Looking to Rent a Property?

If you are looking to rent a property and need some assistance on getting started, our guide will show you all you need to know to help you make your decision.

Guide to Renting

Arrange Repair

If your having issues in a property we manage, please let us know immediately.

Arrange Repair

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If you would like to discuss your property-related enquiries, or have any questions, get in touch with our friendly team.

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