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Stagnant Rents and House Prices Squeeze Landlord Profits

Stagnant Rents and House Prices Squeeze Landlord Profits

Low investment yields coming from stagnant rents and property prices are squeezing profits for landlords - with those in London suffering the worst. (more…)
Liverpool Is Tops for Landlords – but Where’s the Worst Place to Invest?

Liverpool Is Tops for Landlords – but Where’s the Worst Place to Invest?

Liverpool may be the top place to look for property investors hunting the best yields, but where should they avoid? (more…)
Average Rent Data Conflicts Are Too Confusing

Average Rent Data Conflicts Are Too Confusing

Conflicting data from a flurry of rent surveys sparks the question of who landlords should believe. (more…)
130,000 HMOs Breaking Licensing Laws

130,000 HMOs Breaking Licensing Laws

Landlords are breaking the law by renting out tens of thousands of shared homes without house in multiple occupation licences in London. (more…)
Courts Dish out Thousands in Fines to Rogue HMO Landlords

Courts Dish out Thousands in Fines to Rogue HMO Landlords

Courts have handed out fines of tens of thousands of pounds to landlords flouting housing law in recent weeks. (more…)
Homes Worth £43 Billion Inherited Every Year

Homes Worth £43 Billion Inherited Every Year

More people inherit residential property than any other asset, according to new research. (more…)
Judge Clears Up HMO Licensing Confusion

Judge Clears Up HMO Licensing Confusion

A judge has settled an argument about the date when a house in multiple occupation is defined as not having a licence. (more…)
Rents Hit Record High as House Prices Slump

Rents Hit Record High as House Prices Slump

Rents are on the rise for thousands of private tenants as a change in the law begins to bite landlord finances. (more…)
Renters Don’t Want To Buy Their Own Homes

Renters Don’t Want To Buy Their Own Homes

The future of buy to let is rosy, according to new research that suggests tenants don’t want to buy homes of their own. (more…)
Email Auto Signatures Can Make a Contract Binding

Email Auto Signatures Can Make a Contract Binding

Electronic signatures automatically generated on emails have the same legally binding force of law as a handwritten signature, a judge has ruled. (more…)