Survey reveals differences between average city rents

Survey reveals differences between average city rents

A new survey has revealed startling differences between the average rents in various cities across the UK, indicating that letting agents will need to ensure their marketing and pricing is sensitive t [...]

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19-January-18 General Lettings News

Stamp duty measure impact 'likely to be small'

Many landlords and letting agents will have been braced for some significant movements in the property market in 2018, as a range of new government initiatives come to bear on it. One of the most nota [...]

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18-January-18 General Lettings News
London remains most expensive city in Europe to rent in

London remains most expensive city in Europe to rent in

London is still the most expensive city in Europe in which to rent a property, a new survey has revealed. The study was carried out by ECA International, a consultancy whose work on the cost of l [...]

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18-January-18 General Lettings News

Will rental sector be hit by Carillion collapse?

With the number of people renting on the rise, it has become increasingly recognised that not all do so just because they can't manage to get on the housing ladder. For this reason, build-to-rent [...]

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17-January-18 General Lettings News
NLA backs new 'fit for habitation' bill

NLA backs new 'fit for habitation' bill

A private member's bill that sets out minimum standards for rental accomodation and provides new legal rights of redress for tenants has been backed by the National Landlords' Association.Spon [...]

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16-January-18 General Lettings News
Warning over cost rise for tenants as landlords sell

Warning over cost rise for tenants as landlords sell

 A National Landlords' Association (NLA) survey showing many buy to let investors plan to sell up has prompted a warning about rent rises that could price many tenants out of buying homes.The [...]

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15-January-18 General Lettings News
Letting agent association offers new benefit for members

Letting agent association offers new benefit for members

Members of the UK Association of Letting Agents (UKALA) are now able to access a new benefit, which is being delivered via a partnership between UKALA and Let Alliance.The organisations have announced [...]

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12-January-18 General Lettings News
NLA: 1 in 5 landlords have plans to sell

NLA: 1 in 5 landlords have plans to sell

Recent changes in government policy have resulted in an increasing number of landlords considering selling some of their properties, research has shown.The National Landlords Association (NLA) release [...]

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11-January-18 General Lettings News
Govt adopts 'renewed focus' on housing

Govt adopts 'renewed focus' on housing

The government has claimed that it is renewing its focus on the housing market, with a new minister appointed as part of prime minister Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle.Sajid Javid has been appoint [...]

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09-January-18 General Lettings News
House price growth slows at end of 2017

House price growth slows at end of 2017

?UK house prices ended 2017 with a slight slowdown in growth, the latest figures have shown.Halifax said the year-on-year increase in prices during the final quarter of the year was 2.7 per cent. Howe [...]

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08-January-18 General Lettings News