As part of a package of proposed animal welfare measures, Labour wants a default right for tenants to keep a pet in their rental properties reported BBC news on Wednesday.
If you have recently inherited a property, making sure that it remains properly and adequately insured is likely to be one of your immediate concerns.
LandlordToday reports that in the final quarter of 2017, rental values in prime London increased by 2.5% - up 1.2% on the same period in 2016.
The BBC reported this week that hundreds of thousands of homeowners are at risk of losing their homes by ignoring how they will pay off their interest-only mortgage.
You’ve probably become accustomed to carefully monitoring your energy bills, with a view to switching whenever you spot a better deal from an alternative supplier - but have you applied the same logic
Do you still remember the New Year’s resolutions you made for 2018? Too often, perhaps, the best intended of resolutions are but passing fads that barely make it to the end of January.
A stomach-churning article in the Daily Mail this week reports how a tenant left a rental flat in a disgusting state after the landlord failed to check on the property for ten years.
HMO (House of Multiple Occupancy) landlords should be aware that as from 4th May 2018 new legislation comes in to force that means most HMO’s will be subject to mandatory licensing.
We reported last February how thousands of owners of new-build homes are being hit with unexpected costs when they go to buy the freehold (currently 1.4 million houses have been sold as leasehold).
If you have a spare room in your home or are moving out for a few weeks, you might have considered the possibility of earning a little extra cash by letting the space through Airbnb.
Members of Parliament and the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) share the view that flats above high street shops offer a huge potential in helping to solve the nation’s current housing shortage...
Many properties are mixed-use. Perhaps the most common is the building – common on every high street – which has a shop downstairs and flats above.