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Slip Of The Pen Errors

Slip Of The Pen Errors

This article has been updated to include Pease v Carter & Anor EWCA Civ 175 (17 February 2020) in relation to a date put on a section 8 notice. The information contained in this article is scattered around the website so this acts as a consolidating exercise to make the information contained within easier to find. This article looks at
Understanding the Tenant Fees Ban in Wales

Understanding the Tenant Fees Ban in Wales

Updated to include the specified information (28 February 2020) and prescribed limits regulations (28 April 2020) The Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019 commences from 1 September 2019 and will affect most landlords and letting agents renting property in Wales. Although the legislation is similar to the Tenant Fees Act 2019 in ...
Landlords Need to Ready Homes for Aging Renters

Landlords Need to Ready Homes for Aging Renters

An aging population means middle-aged people are three times more likely to rent a home than at the turn of the century. (more…)
Property Companies Delaying Tax Filings Should Expect Harsh Penalties

Property Companies Delaying Tax Filings Should Expect Harsh Penalties

A property development company had no excuse to miss corporation tax filing and payment deadlines that left them to pay thousands of pounds in fines and interest, a judge at a tax tribunal ruled. (more…)
New No Reason Provided Eviction Rules for Landlords in Wales

New No Reason Provided Eviction Rules for Landlords in Wales

Landlords in Wales face a wait of a year from the start of a new tenancy to take back a rented home under new no reason provided eviction rules. (more…)
Meeting in Cardiff Announced – February 2020

Meeting in Cardiff Announced – February 2020

After a quick survey, we are pleased to announce that we will be holding a meeting in Cardiff on Tuesday 25 February 2020 from 7.30pm to 9.30/10pm (it always runs late hence the 10pm). (more…)
Would You Attend a Meeting in Wales Late February?

Would You Attend a Meeting in Wales Late February?

We are considering holding a meeting in Cardiff later this month but before we decide on this we'd like to get a feel for numbers who might attend. (more…)
Landlord Short-Stay Switch May Mean Losing 500,000 Buy to Let Homes

Landlord Short-Stay Switch May Mean Losing 500,000 Buy to Let Homes

Landlords have switched nearly 50,000 private rented homes into short-stay lets, according to data published by trade body the Association of Residential Letting Agents. (more…)
Buy to Let Stands Still, but Tenants Are Getting Older

Buy to Let Stands Still, but Tenants Are Getting Older

Buy to let has a 19% slice of the UK housing market - but the private rented sector has stood still for the past six years. (more…)
Thousands Sign Property Guru Petition Protest

Thousands Sign Property Guru Petition Protest

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for new rules to make offering property training and wealth creation courses stricter. (more…)