Coronavirus Cases

830,998

Deaths

44,571

Active Cases

786,427

Stats above are for UK only and refreshed daily.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic

Hub for Landlords and Letting Agents

For the latest #StayAlert guidance, please see the.gov coronavirus page here.

Landlord Specific Guidance

Inspections and Repairs

Here we will look at:

  • gas safety records
  • electrical testing
  • fire alarms
  • periodic inspections
  • repairs
  • refurbishment and modernisation
  • MEES

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Rental Income

In this section, we discuss the following:

  • rental income
  • writing to a tenant (inc sample wording)
  • negotiating
  • replying to a tenant who has concerns 

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Possession

Read more for details on possession action suspension and also increased lengths of section 8 and 21 notices.

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Contracts, Moving Home, Council Tax and Other

  • Council Tax empty property
  • tenants due to move in
  • moving home
  • mortgage holiday

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Support for Business

In this section, we look at:

  • help for self-employed
  • business rates (including newly announced for letting agents)
  • payments on account
  • Universal Credit

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Other Business Support

The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary measures to support public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19.

Full details available here (links to .gov guidance page)

From the Website

Coronavirus Stay at Home Legislation Now Live

Coronavirus Stay at Home Legislation Now Live

The stay at home guidance that was previously issued now has its accompanying legislation in the form of The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020. The legislation...

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