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CGT Discount Offered by Hopeful in Tory Leader Race

CGT Discount Offered by Hopeful in Tory Leader Race

Former Cabinet minister Dominic Raab has thrown his hat into the ring to become the new Tory leader with a mini-housing manifesto. (more…)
Government Announces Removal of Section 21 Notices

Government Announces Removal of Section 21 Notices

Today, the Government announced its intention to abolish section 21 notices which many would argue is the primary reason for the private rented sector to be the popular industry that it has become since being introduced on 15 January 1989. The Welsh Assembly also announced the same proposals on Friday. (more…)
Lords Call for Landlord Tax Breaks to Improve Housing

Lords Call for Landlord Tax Breaks to Improve Housing

Giving landlords extra tax breaks to improve the homes they rent out would boost the plight of any declining seaside towns that are struggling to upgrade, say peers. (more…)
Landlords Get to See How Councils Enforce Housing Law

Landlords Get to See How Councils Enforce Housing Law

Housing Minister Heather Wheeler has lifted the lid on how councils should tackle poor standards in rented homes with the launch of a rogue landlord toolkit. (more…)
Check Out a New Inventory Guide for Landlords

Check Out a New Inventory Guide for Landlords

An up-to-the-minute guide on how to complete inventories when tenants move in and out of private rented homes is available on line. (more…)
Letting Agent Repays £1 After Stealing £360,000

Letting Agent Repays £1 After Stealing £360,000

Money collected from tenants for landlords is finally safeguarded against theft and misuse as new laws for estate agents have kicked in. (more…)
Landlord Income Tax Grab Enters New Phase

Landlord Income Tax Grab Enters New Phase

HMRC is set to take another bite out of landlord income tax relief on finance costs with the start of the new financial year. (more…)
CGT Tax Hike Aims to Raise £100m a Year From Investors

CGT Tax Hike Aims to Raise £100m a Year From Investors

Details of the latest tax hike to hit landlords and other property investors have been revealed by the Treasury. (more…)
Letting Fee Ban Set for Wales From Autumn

Letting Fee Ban Set for Wales From Autumn

Landlords and letting agents in Wales face a ban on charging tenants upfront fees as a new law passes the final hurdle. (more…)
Updates to Website, Security, 2FA and Articles

Updates to Website, Security, 2FA and Articles

We’ve been busy making a number of changes to the website which are mostly in the background. We’ve also updated a few articles. (more…)