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20th October 2016
Councils will have new powers to stop ruthless landlords from shoehorning tenants into overcrowded homes. The new laws demand a minimum standard across England of a room size of 6.52 square metres in a shared house of multiple occupation (HMO) where five or more people live. ... more »
18th October 2016
Recent changes in legislation have left massive property shortages throughout the private rented sector, a new study by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) suggests. Findings from the study indicate 86% of landlords have no intention to increase their rental portfolio this year and the trend appears to be... ... more »
17th October 2016
Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, has announced that the Government will follow through on its commitment to the High Speed 2 rail project. Such a massive infrastructure project is bound to pose excellent investment opportunities for landlords, with potential to pick up a bargain that could bring in huge returns over... ... more »
14th October 2016
Buy to let landlords who lost a legal challenge against a tax change on rents they say could see them lose most of their profits have pledged to carry on their protests. They want to persuade MPs to support their campaign and to vote to reverse section 24 of the... ... more »
13th October 2016
Landlords can earn up to £7,500 a year in rents from taking in lodgers without declaring any income to the tax man – and it is perfectly legal. Changing the way property is rented online has opened the door to a new business model for entrepreneurial landlords. ... more »