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5th November 2015
Strict new mortgage borrowing rules are on the way next year they will make buy to let borrowing tougher for at least one in 10 landlords designated as consumers rather than professionals. ... more »
23rd October 2015
Landlords in England will soon have to check the immigration status of prospective and renewing tenants, the government has announced on Tuesday 20 October. The Right to Rent scheme, which was trialed in the West Midlands, will be rolled out across the whole of England from 1 February 2016. ... more »
19th October 2015
The clock is ticking for thousands of buy to let borrowers likely to be hit by new lending rules that are due to come in from next March. Some lenders are already imposing restrictions that limit borrowing for a new class of consumer landlords. ... more »
15th October 2015
As a landlord, do you understand the licensing rules for rental properties imposed by your local council? Hopefully, the answer is yes, but the truth is, licensing buy to let and house in multiple occupation (HMO) homes across the UK is an almost impenetrable mess. ... more »
15th October 2015
Landlords make more mistakes over claiming business expenses than any other financial task, according to a survey of accountants. Just over half of accountants working with small businesses, including buy to let landlords, told researchers for online software firm FreeAgent that wrongly claiming business expenses was the most common bookkeeping error... ... more »