Claims on home insurance policies for loss or damage caused by escape of water account for more than one in four of all household claims says the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
NAEA Propertymark and ARLA Propertymark share their predictions (based on recent studies of their member branches) for the property market for 2018.
How will you be spending Christmas? Hopefully, it is not going to be one where your tenants call in the middle of the night, in a panic over some drama or incident in the place they are renting from y
As we have previously reported, the UK is slowly ceasing to become a nation of homeowners, with an increase in amount of people choosing to rent in their retirement.
Major changes to Scottish law came into effect on Friday (1st December) that have been described as a "new dawn" for private renters by Shelter Scotland.
As a landlord, you have a number of legal responsibilities towards your tenants. Many of these help to underline your general duty of care in common law to maintain a safe environment in which your te
The latest data from the Key Retirement’s Q3 Equity Release Market Monitor shows that sales of equity release plans have increased in the three months to October 1st – an increase of 18% to £749m.
In an article posted at the beginning of the year, we forecast soaring property management costs as a third of firms in the business confirmed that they had already increased their fees. The escalatio
A new study from Citizens Advice reports that older people are paying an average of £110 annually more than they need to on their home insurance.
The winter season is upon us again and, with it, comes a time when many homeowners are likely to worry about the risk of flooding to their property in the wake of storms, heavy rain and rising river aRead Article
Insurance is in danger of being a “forgotten” or missing piece of the jigsaw puzzle when it comes to many people’s part in belonging to the UK’s fundamental financial systems.Read Article
Research by online lettings agents LetBritain, cited in an article by and published by Landlord Today on the 16th of November, reveals some disturbing gaps in the knowledge of many landlords about thRead Article