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Fragile Finances Leave Buy to Let Tenants at Risk

Fragile Finances Leave Buy to Let Tenants at Risk

Millions of private renters have such fragile finances that they could not survive an illness or accident that would stop them working for three months or more. (more…)
Buy to Let Rent Rises Still Slowing

Buy to Let Rent Rises Still Slowing

Buy to let rents are stagnating across most of the country and even falling in London, the latest official statistics show. (more…)
Government Wants to Plug AirBnB Tax Loophole

Government Wants to Plug AirBnB Tax Loophole

Tax relief on AirBnB lets may get the chop as the government looks at revamping rent-a-room rules for short-term rentals. (more…)
Rogue Landlord Database Gets Green Light

Rogue Landlord Database Gets Green Light

Housing minister Sajid Javid plans to plug a hole in the fight against bad landlords with a national database of offenders. (more…)
Tax Gurus Can Cost Landlords More Than They Save

Tax Gurus Can Cost Landlords More Than They Save

Like all good business people, landlords are always looking at ways to maximise their earnings but recent tax changes have left many concerned about their profits. (more…)
HMRC Flags Landlord Tax Crackdown

HMRC Flags Landlord Tax Crackdown

HMRC may be readying for a campaign against landlords after issuing a warning about tax avoidance. (more…)
Call to Plug Rent-to-Rent Complaint Loophole in New Landlord Laws

Call to Plug Rent-to-Rent Complaint Loophole in New Landlord Laws

Property experts are calling on the government to give more clarity to landlords who let out homes to rent-to-rent firms. (more…)
Tenants Paying More Rent, but Rate of Rising Slows

Tenants Paying More Rent, but Rate of Rising Slows

The cost of renting a private home is rising, but the rate of increase is slowing, according to the latest official statistics. (more…)
Updated Universal Credit Guidance for Landlords

Updated Universal Credit Guidance for Landlords

As the rollout of Universal Credit continues throughout England and Wales, new Universal Credit guidance for landlords has been updated and published by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). (more…)
Cowboy Clients Ruin Business for Builders

Cowboy Clients Ruin Business for Builders

Many buy to let landlords will be shocked to see that builders consider them cowboy clients. (more…)