New data suggests that more than one in 10 people in Britain own a second property, worth a combined £941 billion. These second properties consist of second homes, buy to let and overseas properties.
Rising house prices, a change in mortgage lending, and higher stamp duty is to blame for the record number of over-50s who are still living in rented homes suggests new research.
New research reveals that nearly four in ten private landlords will consider offloading their properties if the government scraps Section 21 in England and Wales.
New research questions whether the UK could lose status as a nation of homeowners, with the percentage of owner-occupied homeowners falling by -5% since 2010. The study from letting compliance…
With the number of empty properties in England at its highest level in 6 years, a business has reported a growing demand for live-in guardians and caretakers of empty residential and commercial....
Landlords could be responsible for paying their tenants’ council tax under plans being considered by the Labour Party.
If the last few summers are anything to go by, now is the time of year when we can all start moving outside more often into the garden. Indeed, for many, the garden is likely to become an alfresco...Read Article
Are you planning to stay as an Airbnb guest anywhere this holiday season? Or maybe you have a spare room or empty home you’d like to let to visitors?Read Article
So, you are thinking about converting a building into flats? Then here are some of the things you need to know about insurance.Read Article
With effect from the 25th of May 2019, a change to planning regulations means that many homeowners may now extend their properties without the hassle of time-consuming planning applications.Read Article
After an extended period of discussion and commentary, the government’s ban on some fees being charged to tenants by estate agents and landlords in England took effect from the 1st of June.Read Article
The Government has launched an updated version of How to Rent: the checklist for renting in England as well as a new Form 6a relating to the Housing Act 1988, Section 21.Read Article