The shops are packed, lights are twinkling and you’ve probably had the same festive song buzzing around your head for weeks.
Yes, the pace is hotting up and panic is beginning to set in. Sometimes, when you’re caught up in the melee, it’s hard to remember that Christmas is supposed to be a relaxing and joyful time of peace and goodwill to all men (and women).
For many people, Christmas is all about decorating their home and having friends and family to stay. But, if you live in rented accommodation, neither of these can be taken for granted.
Read this Christmas Rent Survival Guide, provided by Kate Faulkner and the team at Propertychecklists.co.uk, with help from the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) and some extra tips for those in Houses in Multiple Occupancy (HMOs) from property journalist Sarah Walker.