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Bad Service Heads List of Property Agent Complaints

Bad Service Heads List of Property Agent Complaints

Poor customer service triggered more complaints to go before the Property Redress Service than any other factor. (more…)
Revealed! The True State of Buy to Let in the UK

Revealed! The True State of Buy to Let in the UK

The number of private landlords has reached a record high, according to figures from HMRC. (more…)
Measures on the Way to Make Estate Agents More Professional

Measures on the Way to Make Estate Agents More Professional

The government has rounded on making estate agents more professional after a recent crackdown on letting agents. (more…)
Buy to Let Taxes Set to Bite Harder for Landlords

Buy to Let Taxes Set to Bite Harder for Landlords

Landlords should get ready for another dip in rental profits as buy to let tax income tax rules bite harder from the start of the new financial year. (more…)
Older Tenants Get a Poor Deal From Buy to Let, Claims Charity

Older Tenants Get a Poor Deal From Buy to Let, Claims Charity

Older private tenants are getting a poor deal from buy-to-let landlords, according to a new report. (more…)
Breaking Green Home Rules Could Land 300,000 Landlords With Bans

Breaking Green Home Rules Could Land 300,000 Landlords With Bans

Minimum energy efficiency standards for buy to let homes change from April 1, 2018 - and breaching the rules could mean landlords are banned from letting a property that fails to meet the new standards. (more…)
Buy to Let Mortgages Harder to Source, Say Landlords

Buy to Let Mortgages Harder to Source, Say Landlords

Buy to let landlords are complaining that government moves to cool the market have made loans harder to get. (more…)
Buy to Let Rent Rises Slipping Towards Stagnation

Buy to Let Rent Rises Slipping Towards Stagnation

Private rents for buy to let landlords have stagnated, according to the latest official figures. (more…)
Longer Buy to Let Tenancies on the Way

Longer Buy to Let Tenancies on the Way

The government is readying a consultation aimed at finding out why buy to let landlords fail to offer longer tenancies. (more…)
Landlords Pocket £90,000 for Selling a Buy to Let

Landlords Pocket £90,000 for Selling a Buy to Let

Buy to let landlords who sold their rental homes during the last year pocketed an average gain of nearly £90,000. (more…)