Wednesday 29 June 2016
29 June 2016
Potential landlords can now see if they are on the right track when it comes to buying property in London.
Monday 27 June 2016
27 June 2016
Landlords' finances are at the healthiest in nearly 10 years, surprising figures have shown.
Sunday 26 June 2016
26 June 2016
“It was a stressful situation and they took the stress out of it.” So says Elizabeth Aplin about her claim to Simple Landlord Insurance when the porch of the house she rents out mysteriously collapsed.
Tuesday 21 June 2016
21 June 2016
There was bad news for bailiffs, but good news for everyone else, as home repossessions fell by almost 52% year-on-year.
Saturday 18 June 2016
18 June 2016
Opportunities for landlords looking to expand their portfolios are on the rise as a new range of BTL mortgages is unveiled.
Friday 17 June 2016
17 June 2016
While London still leads the pack with the highest room rents in the country, new research shows that commuter town prices are giving the capital a run for its money.
Wednesday 15 June 2016
15 June 2016
Worrying new figures reveal that at least 20% of tenants and landlords lack one simple but vital, financial safeguard – which is putting huge sums of cash at risk.
Tuesday 14 June 2016
14 June 2016
Confidence is beginning to creep back into the buy-to-let market after a rocky start to 2016, it has been suggested.
Monday 13 June 2016
13 June 2016
More than a quarter of buy-to-let landlords are turning to the web to attract potential tenants over traditional letting agencies, a survey has found.
Friday 10 June 2016
10 June 2016
Virtual reality (VR) tours of properties look set to revolutionise the way prospective buyers view homes.
Thursday 09 June 2016
09 June 2016
Soaring house prices at Britain’s seaside towns may offer BTL investors with their eyes on long-term profits a potential path to attractive opportunities.
Wednesday 08 June 2016
8 June 2016
Investors are still snapping up buy-to-let properties after figures revealed there are now more than 1.75 million Landlords in Britain.
Tuesday 07 June 2016
07 June 2016
An industry expert has played down the recent increase to the affordability test levels for second mortgages, claiming it is not doom and gloom for those in the buy-to-let sector.
Friday 03 June 2016
3 June 2016
A multitude of measures - the increase in stamp duty, the scrapping of mortgage interest relief and wear and tear allowance, and the threat of further measures by the Financial Policy Committee – have cast a pall over the business of being a landlord in recent months.
Wednesday 01 June 2016
01 June 2016
BTL properties are still outperforming almost all other types of investment recent figures have shown – despite a flurry of attacks on the sector by the Treasury.
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