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Coronavirus: Notice Increase Length Extended to Private Tenants in Wales

Coronavirus: Notice Increase Length Extended to Private Tenants in Wales

Tenants renting private homes in Wales will have the same protection from eviction as those in England, the Welsh Government has announced. (more…)
Coronavirus Bill Now Includes Protection From Eviction

Coronavirus Bill Now Includes Protection From Eviction

In addition to the announcement by Boris Johnson last night sending the UK effectively into lockdown, the Bill for the coronavirus emergency has been published. (more…)
Coronavirus Lock Down May Be on the Way for UK

Coronavirus Lock Down May Be on the Way for UK

Ahead of the address to the nation at 8.30pm tonight (which we think we all know what is going to be said!), Britain is under threat of a strict lock down after thousands took to parks, beauty spots and open spaces ignoring social distancing rules at the weekend. (more…)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Advice for Shared House Landlords

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Advice for Shared House Landlords

If you rent house shares to singles, students or young professionals, what advice are you offering them about dealing with coronavirus? (more…)
Coronavirus: Welcome Measures for Wages and Universal Credit

Coronavirus: Welcome Measures for Wages and Universal Credit

The UK government has announced a huge boost for employees who may be facing loosing their jobs as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. (more…)
Half of Landlords Ready to Quit Over Stricter Laws and Tax Rules

Half of Landlords Ready to Quit Over Stricter Laws and Tax Rules

A leading buy to let lender is expecting private landlords to quit the rental market because they are tired of coping with a flood of new laws and tax rules. (more…)
Coronavirus: Landlords Get Mortgage Help as Evictions Banned

Coronavirus: Landlords Get Mortgage Help as Evictions Banned

Following our earlier article whilst awaiting further information, it's just been announced that payment holidays will be extended to buy to let mortgages if tenants cannot pay due to the coronavirus pandemic and evictions are to be banned. (more…)
Coronavirus: What to Do if Tenants Can’t Pay the Rent

Coronavirus: What to Do if Tenants Can’t Pay the Rent

Millions of tenants are likely to see their jobs and incomes decimated by coronavirus as businesses are likely to be ordered to shut up shop to stem the spread of the infection. (more…)
Homes Fit to Live in – Existing Tenancies From March 2020

Homes Fit to Live in – Existing Tenancies From March 2020

A new law for England that makes sure landlords offer tenants homes that are fit to live in is about to kick in - but most landlords are unaware that their properties are caught by the rules. (more…)
Budget 2020 – Finally Some Respite for Landlords

Budget 2020 – Finally Some Respite for Landlords

Budget 2020 is over and landlords can relax after Chancellor Rishi Sunak made just a single tweak to property taxes. (more…)