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New Set of Rules for Landlords Taking Holding Deposits in Wales

New Set of Rules for Landlords Taking Holding Deposits in Wales

Landlords in wales have a new set of rules to comply with when moving in tenants. (more…)
CGT Rules Set to Change for Buy to Let Landlords

CGT Rules Set to Change for Buy to Let Landlords

Landlords face yet another tax change from April 6, 2020 as capital gains tax rules for selling a home are overhauled. (more…)
Misled Landlords Set to Win Leasehold Compensation

Misled Landlords Set to Win Leasehold Compensation

Landlords are set to pick up a refund from builders that sold them leasehold homes after a business watchdog probe uncovered evidence of dodgy dealings and misselling. (more…)
Rents and House Prices Still Rising Across the UK

Rents and House Prices Still Rising Across the UK

Buy to let rents increased by 1.5% across the country in the year to the end of January, according to the latest official data. (more…)
What Tenants Really Want From a Buy To Let Home

What Tenants Really Want From a Buy To Let Home

Landlords should not waste their money on buy to let extras tenants do not want, says a leading letting agent. (more…)
Right to Rent Carries On Despite Immigration Rules Overhaul

Right to Rent Carries On Despite Immigration Rules Overhaul

Sweeping changes to points-based immigration controls will not impact landlords carrying out Right to Rent checks. (more…)
How to Comply with GDPR – A landlord Guide

How to Comply with GDPR – A landlord Guide

I think most of our calls and emails recently have been about the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)! This article hopes to be a one stop visit to get our landlord subscribers GDPR ready. Hopefully, as you will see, we’ve done most of the work for you. (more…)
HMRC’s Landlord Seven-Year Tax Probe Is a Flop

HMRC’s Landlord Seven-Year Tax Probe Is a Flop

The tax man has recovered millions of pounds of lost tax from landlords - but expected returns from the seven-year probe are falling far short of expectations. (more…)
33 Tenants Found Sleeping in One Overcrowded Flat

33 Tenants Found Sleeping in One Overcrowded Flat

A staggering 33 people were found sharing a small flat raided by housing officers in London’s East End. (more…)
Landlord Evictions Fall to a Six Year Low

Landlord Evictions Fall to a Six Year Low

Landlord eviction claims in the courts are still falling following a six year trend of dropping. (more…)