The new six-in-one benefits scheme known as universal credit continues to be rolled out across the country. It replaces the method by which your tenants may have previously received housing benefit.
Landlords have given a resounding “no” to plans by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan to introduce rent controls on let property in the capital.
February is likely to have been met with a mixture of relief and concern by landlords. The good news was that the length of voids appears to have gone down, but the less welcome news is that average..
If you’ve not yet brought your let property into line with the Domestic Minimum Energy Efficiency (MEES) Regulations, make sure to do so by the 1st of April. That is when the regulations come into for
More than 222,500 landlords have been lost to the private rented sector in the last three years alone. That is the staggering news reported by the Daily Mail newspaper on the 25th of February.
A new age lies ahead for buy to let landlords when it comes to the way in which income tax returns are made, explains an article in Accountancy Daily on the 11th of February.
A rise in the number of buy to let mortgages granted at the end of last year suggests a long-awaited upturn in the buy to let market, suggested Landlord Today on the 20th of February.
Proposed new legislation, currently before the Welsh Assembly, will extend the period of notice of eviction that landlords are required to give their tenants.
Did you already find the sweet spot of where to invest in holiday let property? Perhaps last year’s favourites will give you a clue about where in the country your next investment might be.
As figures for 2019 are released about the number of deaths in home fires, the Residential Landlords’ Association (RLA) has drawn attention to the latest fire safety campaign by the Home Office.
The demand for holiday lets is certainly strong. Britain is becoming a nation of staycationers – with an estimated 80% of all tourism in the UK coming from domestic travellers and adding to the record
The final decision on Brexit at the end of January and the accompanying election landslide for a new Conservative government has ushered in a period of relative calm and confidence, A period during wh