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26th June 2015
Homeless charity Shelter has slammed government policy to allow private landlords to write off billions of pounds of property expenses. The charity claims the £14 billion landlords set off against income tax would be better spent on providing more homes. ... more »
26th June 2015
Landlords should offer photographic evidence of home ownership before renting out property to stop sub-letting scammers from ripping off unwitting tenants, said a judge. The call came from Judge William Wood as he sentenced Heidi Korn to eight months in prison for posing as a bogus landlord to con a young... ... more »
11th June 2015
Buy to let yields will plunge by almost two-thirds over the next year if current property market trends continue to bear down on private home rentals, says Britain’s biggest letting agent. LSL Property Services forecasts that average yields will plummet from 8.9% - which is the yield calculated for April 2015... ... more »
11th June 2015
In the first Conservative majority Queen’s Speech since 1996, her Majesty has announced over 20 Bills that the Government will propose to introduce. We have highlighted the three most important ones below. ... more »
9th June 2015
London landlords who mistakenly believe councils do not have the resources to prosecute need to think again as new figures show a landlord faces the courts once every two days in the capital. In three years, 580 landlords have stood in the dock accused mainly of failing to manage houses in... ... more »