Blog

Welcome to our news blog, here you will find the latest information on property and goings on in the area. Please keep an eye out for news and tips on how to sell your property.

Take a Tour Of Mistoria Villa

Take a Tour Of Mistoria Villa

Following a full renovation and high specification upgrade, we can now unveil our flagship development in Bolton: Mistoria Villa.  Perfect for students and professionals alike, the luxury accommodation boasts 15 spacious en-suite rooms and studios, complemented by...

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New Services at Mistoria Bolton

New Services at Mistoria Bolton

The Bolton branch of our sister company, Mistoria, is about to get even busier! Known for their attention to detail,  exceptional customer service and expert local knowledge, the team of property professionals at Mistoria Bolton are expanding their service offering....

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Rent Reduction Negotiations Down

Rent Reduction Negotiations Down

According to the latest Private Rented Sector Report, produced by ARLA Propertymark, the number of tenants negotiating for a rent reduction has reached its lowest rate since the organisation began compiling its monthly records.  Just 1.1% of tenants negotiated a...

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Your Duties as a Pick My Pad Tenant

Your Duties as a Pick My Pad Tenant

We know that you’ve got lots going on in your life and we understand that your responsibilities in your property will be the last thing on your mind. That’s why we thought we’d write this blog post, as a friendly reminder of some simple dos and don’ts… ...

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Welcome to Mistoria Villa

Welcome to Mistoria Villa

On 13th February, 4pm – 7pm, we’ll be hosting an Open Day at our latest luxury development, Mistoria Villa, in the heart of bustling Bolton. If you’re a North West investor or landlord, come and join us and discover the opportunities for exceptional returns that our...

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Mistoria Villa: Open Day

Mistoria Villa: Open Day

On the 13th February 2020, 4pm – 7pm, we’re inviting our landlords and investors to look around Mistoria Villa, our latest brand new luxury development, aimed at students and young professionals. Will you be joining us? The event will be held at: Mistoria...

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Improving Your Property’s EPC Rating

Improving Your Property’s EPC Rating

If you want a warmer house, lower bills and and increased property value, you need to ensure your home’s EPC rating is as high as possible. In this blog post, we explain what measures you can take. What is an EPC? An EPC, or ‘Energy Performance Certificate’ is a...

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How To Protect Your House From Burglars

How To Protect Your House From Burglars

With the number of burglaries on the rise across the country, it’s really important you make sure you do everything you can to make your property secure. We’ve written this blog post to help you take the necessary precautions to keep you and your belongings safe....

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New Bank Account Details: Important Info for Tenants

New Bank Account Details: Important Info for Tenants

The Pick My Pad office is currently in the process of switching bank accounts. As a result, our bank details will be changing. If you need to make any payments, it is imperative that you use our new details; payments made to our old bank account will not be received....

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ARLA Accreditation Success

ARLA Accreditation Success

We are delighted to announce that, after three months of hard work, five members of our team have achieved ARLA Membership (MARLA) status. Congratulations go to Mish, Tanya, April, Julie and Branch Manager Daniella, who each successfully passed four exams after their...

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What You Need To Do Before Going Home For Christmas

What You Need To Do Before Going Home For Christmas

It’s not long now before you’ll be going home for the Christmas holidays, but before you head off, there’s a few things you need to do. Luckily, we’ve put together this checklist to help. Book Your Travel We all know how expensive British train travel is, so if you...

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How To Protect Your Property Over Christmas

How To Protect Your Property Over Christmas

The Christmas holidays are nearly here, which means thousands of students will be heading home later this month. But that can cause quite a headache for landlords, as many houses will be left vacant for a number of weeks. So what can you do to safeguard your property...

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