John Lewis is helping customers maximise the rental potential of their homes during London 2012 with a free consultation service. The 2012 Lettings Consultation will help customers take advantage of lucrative short term letting opportunities.
The complimentary service will give customers essential advice on how to prepare their homes and maximise rental potential in time for tenants during the London 2012 Games.
From practical advice on how to protect mattresses and safely store away personal belongings in a locked room, to advice around swapping fine china for basic crockery and enhancing the home with mood lighting and scented candles - the consultations will ensure customers are fully prepared for what might be their first ever let.
Available in John Lewis Stratford City, John Lewis Oxford Street and Peter Jones, customers will have an in-depth consultation in the Home Design Advice suite, where John Lewis’s skilled advisors will ask questions to ascertain what bespoke guidance is required, customers will be taken through the department store with a 2012 Lettings checklist. This will include on it everything from basic glassware, linen and lightweight duvets to storage trunks and hangers. Five star hotel style accessories such as designer soaps and towels will also feature for those who want to really maximise their rental appeal.