Demand for affordable, shared accommodation is high, and rates of return for landlords are high. So it may be little wonder that more and more landlords are diversifying their let property portfolios
As if your tax affairs were not tricky enough, HM Revenue and Customs have probably made them more complicated still.
Picking up-and-coming hotspots is one of the keys to successful property investment. There is no absolute rule, so choosing the area or region of the country in which to invest is likely to require…
Are households taking advantage of the government’s Rent a Room scheme, is the scheme working in much the way it was intended when introduced in 1992, and is there any need for the scheme to be reform
Home insurance is a subject often likely to be overlooked by tenants. The landlord, after all, is responsible for safeguarding the property you rent and for repairing or fixing most of the things that
Landlords already have a fundamental responsibility for ensuring that accommodation provided for tenants is safe and free of hazards to health.
It’s a hoary old chestnut and fertile grounds for almost endless debate amongst property owners – what is the best time of the year to sell my home?
As a landlord, you have a whole raft of responsibilities and obligations when letting your property. These include giving a copy of the government publication How to Rent to any new tenant.
What is a live-in landlord? The clue is in the title, of course. A live-in landlord continues to live in the property in which a lodger rents a room (sharing facilities but without any exclusive...
Are you a landlord owning several properties for rent? If so, you might want to consider the benefits of multiple property insurance.
If you own not one buy to let property but several, keeping track of vital insurance cover for each one might prove a problem. Landlord portfolio insurance offers a way of resolving any such issues.
Another year, another round of Brexit negotiations. Who knows what those are likely to bring? And of even greater concern perhaps, for the average homeowner, who knows what the effects are likely...