Amidst widespread reports that the shortage of private rental accommodation is pushing up rents, recent studies show that renting is, in fact, becoming more affordable for the average tenant.
Archive for 2019
Landlords have seen an increasingly tight regime of laws and regulations in the last few years – and 2019 looks as though it is unlikely to be any different.
A new study has shown that affordability is still the key driver for renters of all ages when looking for private rented accommodation.
The government is showing that it’s prepared to put its money where its mouth is when it comes to rogue landlords, according to an official press release on the 14th of January 2019.
As many as one in five buy to let landlords are thinking of selling up, said a report in the Express newspaper on the 2nd of September 2018.
In the space of just five months between May and October 2018, energy prices rocketed by some 21%, according to a report in the Independent newspaper on the 17th of October.
Have you ever heard of your home insurance premiums “price walking”? If not, you are probably not alone, since it typically happens in an especially stealthy, almost unnoticed way.
LandlordToday reports that in prime central London the demand for buy-to-let (BTL) property has increased in recent months - with the trend looking set to continue throughout 2019 as rental yields...
It’s a nightmare to wake up or come home to find that an escape of water – from a burst pipe or some other plumbing failure – has flooded your home. If you live in a flat, it’s a nightmare that you mi