UK landlords need more advice in light of increasing regulations.

🕔11:54, 31.May 2013

  The specialist buy-to-let lender Paragon reports that landlords across the country are hungry for help, with 78 per cent of those surveyed reporting a “significant requirement for advice on landlord matters”. For those owning 11 or more properties, that

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Buy to let mortgage lending rose by £500million over the year say the CML

🕔11:21, 31.May 2013

The Council of Mortgage Lenders said its members gave landlords 33,500 mortgages worth £4.2bn in the first three months of 2013, compared with lending of £3.7bn in the same period of 2012, an increase of £500m. The proportion of the mortgage market taken by

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Good rental yields and positive house price outlook bringing investors back to buy to let

🕔08:04, 14.May 2013

Renting has become a way of life for hundreds of thousands of young professionals. For many, it’s not a predicament they wish to be in. But it does mean that for those entering the buy-to-let market the chances of finding

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Tenant question: Log burner in rented property has been condemmed

🕔11:53, 12.May 2013

Short background: We are a couple with kids 6 & 8 renting from a landlady (and her husband) who we have always had a good relationship with and paid on time (3 years). If anything we are too easy going

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Landlords will be fined if their tenants are illegal immigrants!

🕔11:11, 9.May 2013

New plans will mean landlords are responsible for checking the immigration status of any potential tenants – to be certain they have the right to be in the UK. If the landlord fails to make the checks – or turns

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Tenants being difficult.

🕔13:53, 8.May 2013

I gave my tenants notice to quit recently because I want to sell the property as has always been my intention since purchasing it 10 years ago. The tenants have caused quite a lot of damage to the property and

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Seaside towns heads chart for highest rental yields for landlords

🕔07:27, 7.May 2013

    Port cities and seaside towns head up the table of the most lucrative places to buy property to rent out, according to latest research. Landlords with houses in Southampton, Blackpool and Kingston-upon-Hull are all achieving typical rental yields of almost

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Who Foots The Bill ?

🕔13:37, 6.May 2013

I have been renting my property though the same letting agent for over 10 years and have been very happy with the FULL MANAGEMENT SERVICE they have offered but I have a query regarding a repair bill that I feel

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11% increase in 'grandlords' to boost retirement income

🕔13:04, 6.May 2013

Pensioners are becoming landlords to boost their retirement income, with Saga reporting an 11pc increase in so called “grandlords” who rent out a property to pay for their retired lifestyle. Research commissioned by Simply Business showed that the number of

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Letting agents haven't been carrying out inspections

🕔12:26, 6.May 2013


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House let by letting agency to tennants who turned my house into a canabis farm

🕔22:31, 3.May 2013

Hi there, wonder if you can help please? My house was let out by my letting agents to tennants who turned it into a canabis farm and they have completely ruined it. Finally found an electricity supplier who is willing

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Notice to Quit

🕔09:41, 3.May 2013

My tenants have always been in arrears with their rent. They are now £391.44 in arrears (which is more than the Bond I hold) and I have given them two months notice. They currently have a fixed term (6 months)

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