Wi-Fi for landlords and student blocks

Why Wi-Fi for landlords and student blocks is important Today, Wi-Fi for students is a critical investment. University teaching and assessments have moved to a hybrid approach for the foreseeable future. Therefore, students having access to educational content online is of the utmost importance. Wi-Fi is the most essential asset in student accommodation. Worldwide, students […]

The rental market reopens, but what now?

The rental market is open A green light has been lit on on the rental market! The latest government advice means that as of this week, landlords and letting agents can return to work. The rental market can finally get moving once again. Update on rental market demand A study on Rightmove and Zoopla found […]

COVID19 – student blocks and private rentals

During the current pandemic, University students have found themselves under enormous amounts of pressure. They are affected by the online submission of assignments, but also the underlying factor of having to pay rent on vacant rooms. Having reliable Wi-Fi in student blocks is paramount to their educations. What can be done to help students? According […]

Lockdown – How Wi-Fi is helping us through it

Since we are in lockdown to battle the COVID-19 Pandemic, many of us have had to adapt to working from home, home-schooling children, and entertaining ourselves in ways we never thought we would. Wi-Fi was an integral part of life before the coronavirus pandemic and will continue to be for long afterwards. However, as it’s […]

Keeping Vacant Properties Secure COVID-19

It goes without saying that the ongoing global pandemic is affecting every aspect of day to day life. For landlords in particular it has brought its challenges; concerns about unpaid rents, longevity of the rental market, house prices. The list goes on. However, one area which might be over looked during lock down, is the […]

Digital Inclusion Strategy for Registered Social Landlords

Digital Inclusion is now more important than ever. It is helping the nation to stay connected during this unprecedented time. According to NHS Digital, digital inclusion is when people have the ability to use the internet and digital devices such as smartphones. Digital inclusion therefore requires people to have access to the internet through broadband, […]

Spring Newsletter 2020

Greetings Humans of Landlord Broadband, Thank you for subscribing to our quarterly newsletter which aims to keep you updated on what we have been getting up to, and what has been moving and shaking in our industry. We hope you find this edition informative and a useful check-in. We look forward to hearing from you in the future. […]

Coronavirus: Guidance and Advice

As we all know, the impact of COVID-19 on our daily lives has been significant and we are all feeling the effects of the social distancing measures that are being taken in order to stem the spread of the disease and save lives. Many people are worrying during these trying times about how they, their […]

Landlord Broadband Coronavirus Update

Dear all, These are obviously very testing times for everyone. We regard ourselves very fortunate that we don’t foresee any issues with the service we provide other than making sure that we check whether any tenants are self-isolating prior to organising an engineer visit for a new installation or repair. We can easily flex our […]

An Introduction to the Build to Rent Sector

What is Build-to-Rent? Build to Rent is a small section of new developments. The design is specifically for the rental market. Build to rent accommodation is usually made up of around 50 homes, flats or apartments, all owned by one landlord. The current build to rent market creates accessible homes and affordable housing for professionals, […]