Tuesday 20 March 2018
New research from estate agent Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward’s offers a snapshot of the finances and demographics of London tenants.
Monday 19 March 2018
The National Landlords Association has unveiled a seven-point plan to allow the Welsh Government greater powers over the private rental sector and more support given to solve the housing crisis in the principality.
Friday 16 March 2018
Landlords have invested in and created three in five of all new homes over the last three decades, the Residential Landlords Association's chairman has said
Thursday 15 March 2018
Rents in the UK rose by 1.2 per cent in February compared with the same month a year ago, taking the average monthly rent to £906, the latest national rental index shows.
Wednesday 14 March 2018
From 1 April 2018 new energy efficient rules come into force – and landlords who’s properties aren’t up to standard could face a hefty £4,000 fine.
Tuesday 13 March 2018
Landlords who sold their rental property last year did so for an average £86,651 more than they paid for it, having owned the home for an average of 8.7 years.
Monday 12 March 2018
The East Midlands has seen rents rise the fastest over the last 12 months with an increase of 2.24 per cent to February 2018.
Saturday 10 March 2018
Britain is seeing record breaking investment into the Build to Rent sector with more than £2 billion flowing in for the first time last year.
Friday 09 March 2018
As the bad weather of the last week subsides, landlords are taking stock of the damage, and calls to the Simple Landlords Insurance claims line have gone up by 300%.
Thursday 08 March 2018
The buy-to-let business is increasingly popular in the UK with tax figures suggesting there are over 100,000 new landlords every year.
Tuesday 06 March 2018
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has published a new guide with updated information on Universal Credit.
Monday 05 March 2018
Landlords have welcomed a government pledge to review selective licensing across the private rental sector once MPs return from their Easter recess next month.
Friday 02 March 2018
This week’s cold snap has provided an icy reminder that landlords have less than one month to make sure their properties comply with new energy efficiency rules.
Thursday 01 March 2018
Landlords who refuse to take on tenants claiming benefits could be breaking the law, following a recent legal case.
Wednesday 28 February 2018
One in five tenants saw their rent increase in January thanks to a fall in the supply of rental accommodation, the latest survey of letting agents shows.
Tuesday 27 February 2018
Tenants would be willing to pay higher rents for the right to keep pets, high speed internet and childcare facilities, a new survey has shown.
Monday 26 February 2018
An ambitious PropTech startup which takes would-be tenants to viewings in a taxi has raised £2.8 million as part of its attempt to 'reinvent the London renting experience'.
Friday 23 February 2018
Councils cannot use selective licensing conditions to impose new standards on private rented homes, the Court of Appeal has ruled this week.
Thursday 22 February 2018
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Wednesday 21 February 2018
An eight week consultation to consider introducing a single housing ombudsman to cover the whole of the housing market has been announced by Housing Secretary Sajid Javid.
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