A pet project for landlords and agents?

A pet project for landlords and agents?

Many landlords and agents are only too happy to permit tenants to keep pets. After all, many will themselves be animal lovers and appreciate the desire of many to keep a fluffy, furry or feathered fri [...]

Read more →

16-February-18 Legal News
Legal case shows need to provide gas safety certificates to tenants

Legal case shows need to provide gas safety certificates to tenants

Gas safety is a vital issue to ensure that properties and those living in them are protected from potential tragedies, but it is also an issue that can impact on the rights of landlords.The Residentia [...]

Read more →

16-February-18 Legal News
Total rent collected by private sector at record high

Total rent collected by private sector at record high

The level of rent collected by private landlords in the UK has hit a record high, according to research by lettings agency Countrywide. It found tenants paid landlords £51.6 billion in 2017 [...]

Read more →

15-February-18 General Lettings News
Cohabiting splitters could cause landlords and agents headache

Cohabiting splitters could cause landlords and agents headache

This week will have seen plenty of romance in the air because of Valentine's Day, but of course, things are not always like that - and it can be landlords and letting agents who have to deal with [...]

Read more →

15-February-18 General Lettings News
Think strategically over PRS, government urged

Think strategically over PRS, government urged

The Residential Landlords' Association (RLA) has used a meeting with a government minister to press the case for a more strategic approach to the private rental sector (PRS).Heather Wheeler MP, th [...]

Read more →

13-February-18 General Lettings News
London still lagging behind for property prices

London still lagging behind for property prices

London property prices grew more slowly than those of any other English region in 2017, Land Registry figures have confirmed.Data from the body for the whole year confirms a frequently observed trend [...]

Read more →

13-February-18 General Lettings News
How Brexit picture may lead to house price volatility

How Brexit picture may lead to house price volatility

Brexit is one of those things on which nobody can truly agree. Even the central binary choice in the referendum of ‘leave’ or ‘remain’ were just starting points. Since then, ta [...]

Read more →

09-February-18 General Lettings News
Outer London landlords 'cutting rents'

Outer London landlords 'cutting rents'

London’s reputation as a place where rents are sky-high and always increasing may no longer be accurate, according to new research by the National Landlords' Association (NLA).A poll by the [...]

Read more →

09-February-18 General Lettings News
House price growth slows again as rate rise looms

House price growth slows again as rate rise looms

Landlords looking to buy properties in the near future may find they need have little fear of soaring prices, but an interest rate rise is a likely prospect.The latest Halifax House Price Index, cover [...]

Read more →

08-February-18 General Lettings News
Rental apartments promise to be the cream of Manchester

Rental apartments promise to be the cream of Manchester

Manchester's supply of rental apartments is set to increase further, with news of a development planned for the site of the old Strangeways Brewery.For decades the site had turned out Boddingtons, [...]

Read more →

07-February-18 General Lettings News