UK landlords are urged to be careful and not fall foul of the law

UK landlords are urged to be careful and not fall foul of the law

🕔13:17, 27.Apr 2015

New buy-to-let landlords are being urged to consider the legal implications of managing their tenancies to avoid falling foul of the law. The advice comes after a recent report showed landlords who borrowed to purchase a buy-to-let property made significantly

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UK landlords remortgage at twice the rate of new purchases

UK landlords remortgage at twice the rate of new purchases

🕔13:11, 27.Apr 2015

Two thirds (66%) of buy to let loans are now for remortgaging – just 34% for new purchases Trend even clearer for more complex property types – remortgaging now 73% of HMO loans Loan to value ratios (LTVs) rise across

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UK rents rise 15% since May 2010

UK rents rise 15% since May 2010

🕔13:01, 27.Apr 2015

Residential rents have risen by 15.2% over the course of this Parliament – or 3.6% beyond CPI inflation In May 2010, the average rent across England and Wales was £667 per month, now £768 as of March 2015 Over the

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Landlords should take steps to prevent rising damp

Landlords should take steps to prevent rising damp

🕔18:20, 25.Apr 2015

It goes without saying that the best way to cure mould is to prevent it from developing in the first place, but nevertheless it remains a key priority in rented property. However, there are a few steps landlords can take

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How are UK landlords and tenants affected by the 2015 Election manifestos

How are UK landlords and tenants affected by the 2015 Election manifestos

🕔14:16, 24.Apr 2015

Following the release of the 2015 Election manifestos over the past week, landlord insurance provider, Simply Business, has today released a visual guide to explain how the six main political parties’ policies will impact landlords and tenants, if implemented. Simply

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‘Landlords not fixing things quickly enough’ is tenants’ number one pet peeve

‘Landlords not fixing things quickly enough’ is tenants’ number one pet peeve

🕔12:31, 24.Apr 2015

New survey statistics by landlord and tenant insurance provider, Endsleigh, reveal the top tenant and landlord frustrations.  According to the survey of 2,645 UK tenants and landlords, the number one frustration for tenants is ‘landlords not fixing things in the

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Good news for landlords as UK average rent rises 10% in a year

Good news for landlords as UK average rent rises 10% in a year

🕔13:12, 22.Apr 2015

Rents have risen in 11 out of 12 regions across the UK comparing Q1 2015 to Q1 2014 The average rent in the UK is now £902 (£720 excluding Greater London) The average rent in Greater London is now £1,427

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