UK landlords could be affected by the new Help to Buy scheme

🕔12:08, 24.Oct 2013

  The number of buyers in the market usually dramatically reduces around November as the weather worsens and people turn their attention to planning for the holiday season. That means buy-to-let investors tend to be able to pick up bargains, particularly where

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Rents and sale prices rise which is good news for UK landlords

🕔11:59, 24.Oct 2013

The buy-to-let market is in rude health as landlords benefit from record high rents, rising house prices and increasing yields. Average monthly rents across England and Wales rose to a record high of £757 in September, up 2.1pc from the

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Visitors overstaying

🕔18:53, 9.Oct 2013

I have two tenants on a rolling contract in a one bedroom flat. The had visitors of which was the wife and children of one of the tenants. They were due to go home at the end of August but

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UK Buy-To-Let Charts: Where Is Best To Invest In Property?

🕔11:22, 7.Oct 2013

Scotland has recently been named the best UK location for student buy-to-let investments, with Glasgow in particular topping the chart with annual returns of close to 5% on investments. To put it into perspective, the UK average is 3.8%. Edinburgh,

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Letting out a room in my house

🕔10:11, 7.Oct 2013

can anyone tell me what contract or agreement I need to complete when I am the landlord living with the tenant! I want to rent a room in my house and cant find any advice on here regarding my obligations

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Breach of contract?

🕔14:43, 5.Oct 2013

In more detail: 1. Cleaning prior to installation of tenant Not completed to a satisfactory standard. This was not identified as an issue by Mike Rogersons during the inventory of the property and they were prepared to allow me to

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Deposit Protection scheme

🕔20:46, 4.Oct 2013


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The cost of renting in the UK is nearly at a record high

🕔13:32, 4.Oct 2013

The lettings network LSL Property Services said rents had reached their second highest level since 2008 – largely because of a shortage of property to buy as Government schemes help people onto the ladder. LSL, which owns the Your Move

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The UK's top 10 areas for student by to let property investment

🕔13:18, 4.Oct 2013

The latest data from property website Zoopla takes average asking prices for four-bed properties within major student centres, and compares these with average student rents achieved. This gives a gross yield. Glasgow comes out top followed by Hull and Manchester.

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UK landlords of buy to let property are the latest targets of HM Revenue and Customs

🕔11:55, 4.Oct 2013

Another campaign has been launched by HM Revenue and Customs, this time targeting buy-to-let landlords.  Building on the success of previous campaigns, HMRC plans to recoup up to £500m in annual unpaid tax from the 1.5 million landlords it is

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New landlord need help rgds electrics

🕔05:29, 1.Oct 2013

Were having some issues with our letting agent (were the landlord) and need clarification on a couple of things. We moved out of the country and a friend was sorting our house out because we were unable to sell before

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