Home Information Packs – which were abandoned by the government in 2010 – will enjoy a reincarnation by estate agents as an optional way to help speed up the property transactions, reported a story in
Inheriting a property might be more common than you think. The Home Owners Alliance (HOA), for example, estimates that some 36% of the population – or around 18.6 million people...
The government has confirmed that it is to introduce obligatory inspections of electrical installations in all privately rented homes in England, Landlord Today announced on the 15th of January.
Whether you are a homeowner or buy to let landlord, eco-friendly energy efficiency not only demonstrates your environmental credentials but is also a sure-fire way of saving money.
There is a glimmer of hope for the many tenants in the private sector who would like to own a pet, according to a story appearing in Property Investor Today on the 10th of January.
Proposals by the Law Commission for the reform of the law on leaseholds do not go far enough and have been slammed as mere “tinkering”, say press groups for leaseholders.
If you are planning to invest in buy to let property this year, then you’ll want to know where the likeliest hotspots are. Where in the country is your investment going to show the best return?
The year ahead sees yet further legislation which has been in the pipeline finally come into force — preparing your buy to let business for those changes now may avoid any nasty shocks in the future.
A surge in the number of first-time buyers put more people on the housing ladder in 2019 than at any time since 2007, reveals a report by the Independent newspaper on the 2nd of January.
An official launch this month confirms the amalgamation of the Residential Landlords’ Association and the National Landlords’ Association to form the National Residential Landlords’ Association (NRLA)
The first half of 2019 saw a surge in the number of homes bought for £1million or more, according to a story published by the Consumer Association’s Which? magazine recently.
The shortage of private rental accommodation has reached crisis proportions, warns the Residential Landlords’ Association (RLA) in an article posted on the 12th of December.