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14th October 2015
Who hasn’t seen the images of thousands of Syrian refugees arrive on Europe’s coasts every day over the last few months or illegal immigrants jumping into lorries at Calais trying to make it through the Eurotunnel to Britain? Home Secretary Theresa May made her concerns about mass immigration clear at... ... more »
30th September 2015
The Government has published the Immigration Bill for 2015/16, which carries various implications for landlords. The bill, which intends to repress illegal immigration, will make it a criminal offence for landlords and agents acting on their behalf, to breach ‘Right to Rent’ scheme rules. ... more »
17th September 2015
Evicting problem tenants has become a little more complicated for landlords as confusing new procedures were announced by the government. The new rules affect Section 21 notices landlords must serve to gain possession of a property from tenants. ... more »
11th September 2015
The need for a new law to make landlords install smoke and carbon monoxide alarms in private rented homes was underlined when a court heard mum and her young son were at risk of poisoning from a dangerous boiler for seven years. Property company Rent4U Ltd, of Manchester, admitted two offences... ... more »
4th September 2015
Total Landlord Insurance would like to inform customers that, in this year’s budget, Chancellor George Osborne announced the increase of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) from 6% to 9.5% from 1 November 2015. The increase of tax is separate from the price of premiums, which is calculated on risk, and... ... more »