‘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
Nearly two-thirds of private landlords with tenants receiving Universal Credit have experienced them going into rent arrears, a survey has found.
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The government is cracking down on overcrowded house shares. If you’re an HMO landlord, make sure you’re up to date. https://moneyweek.com/494407/hmo-landlords-prepare-for-new-rules/
The DWP has updated guidance for landlords on Universal Credit. It can be accessed here.
How to Rent guide updated-make sure you issue THIS version. The Government’s How to Rent guide has been updated, just two
Landlords could be rewarded with financial incentives for longer tenancies...... Read more
York RLA's Chairman - Andrew Simpson braved the cold, wet, windy weather last Friday evening and joined SASH for their Sleepout
York RLA’s Chairman – Andrew Simpson will be actively joining the SASH Sleepout event on the 9th March 2018 to help
Planning fees are being increased for the first time since 2012. Regulations to introduce a 20% increase in planning application fees
York Residential Landlords Association (York RLA) has given Kitchens for Everyone in York
York RLA members Mark and Dawn Wilson are to be congratulated on winning the award for Landlord of the Year (Large
The Immigration Act 2014 introduced a new legal requirement on private landlords in England to carry out immigration checks on all
The Chancellor has launched a second assault on residential landlords with the announcement of a new 3% additional stamp duty rate
Landlords are being reminded the time to start new checks under the Government’s Right to Rent scheme is drawing near. Under
Energy and Climate Change Committee examines the lessons learned from past and present energy efficiency schemes. http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/energy-and-climate-change-committee/news-parliament-2015/home-energy-evidence-15-16/
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne’s Budget announcement included a few surprises for the Private Rented Sector (PRS), landlords and tenants.
From today's York Press - A REFUSAL by planners to allow a York property to be converted into a House in
On Tuesday evening at The Park Inn, York RLA handed over a total of £6,000 to two
So, the dust has now settled on the General Election campaign, with the Conservatives confounding the polls to secure a wafer-thin
In response to a recently screened BBC Panorama programme Residential Landlords’ Association (RLA) Chairman, Alan Ward wrote a letter to challenge
The Government has forced councils to water down local regulations on private landlords, arguing that licencing schemes brought in to curb
The Residential Landlords Association (RLA) has expressed concern over controversial plans to allow private tenants to sub-let their tenancies in England,
One of the most closely contested General Elections for decades is now formally under way, with the NHS, economy, immigration, welfare
The starting gun has been fired! With just 4 weeks until the election the impact of future Government policies on private
SASH is busy making the final plans for our York Sleepout which is taking place on March 27th at Door 84. This
Provisions in the Immigration Act 2014 mean that residential landlords will have to check that their prospective tenants have a right
The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal that residential property prices rose by 10.4 per cent to
RLA PUBLISHES PLANS FOR “FIRST CHOICE” PRIVATE RENTED SECTOR Politicians have a golden opportunity to make private rented housing a first
York RLA member Frantz Iwu has published a guide to how landlords should check their tenants' immigration status from December 2014.
Residential property prices rose by 12.1 per cent in the year to the end of September, official figures from the Office