Despite claims from the Government that it wishes to provide more support to landlords and the private rental sector (PRS), the decision to cap tenancy deposits at six weeks has now been changed to five.
Twelve top tips for landlords over the festive season.
It now takes more than five months on average for private landlords to regain possession of a property when applying to the courts, according to new data from the Ministry of Justice. Read more.....
Landlords, Brexit and the EU withdrawal agreement
‘Help to Sell’ to fix Britain’s property market: Would giving landlords a tax break to sell to long-term tenants work?
We've had Help to Buy and now a help to sell scheme has been suggested. New proposals could make it cheaper for landlords to sell homes to tenants - and could even gift buyers several thousands of pounds towards a deposit. Read more....
Nearly two-thirds of private landlords with tenants receiving Universal Credit have experienced them going into rent arrears, a survey has found. Read more....
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