A new online tool launched by Westminister Council promises to check if HMOs are licensed or not; allowing for a crackdown on rogue landlords operating HMOs unscrupulously. Whilst this new tool only covers this particular area, what would happen if … Continue reading
Manchester buy-to-let landlords will now have to give tenants six months’ notice to vacate their property, following an announcement that the eviction ban will now be extended until 20 September.
The recipe for success in property investment may vary depending on who you ask. Ultimately, many of the ingredients are the same, but enhanced by the determination of a landlord and the quality of their investment. For many investors who … Continue reading
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has seen many implications over recent months for the rental sector, but the number of new tenancies has now almost returned to the same figures before the virus outbreak.
Revealed by chancellor Rishi Sunak this week, buy-to-let landlords are set to benefit from a new £2bn grant scheme for projects such as insulation.
The government has temporarily adjusted the process for carrying out right to rent checks due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, allowing checks to be carried out over video calls and tenants to supply scanned copies or photos of documents rather … Continue reading
A huge focus shift from changes in the political landscape to the health and well-being of the population is having a huge impact when it comes to uncertainty. But, as proven during the major financial crisis in 2008, uncertain times … Continue reading
*PLEASE NOTE* This feature will be updated as and when any advice is formally issued by health officials and the Government.* As part of our duty of care to landlords and tenants alike, please see below for our latest update … Continue reading
The bane of a landlord’s life (amongst other things including lack of time) is the void period of any given property. The dreaded time frame between a transition of tenants, whilst a property sits on the market with no rental … Continue reading
This week we’ve partnered with Jessie Sparks to look at the best advice for landlords looking to renovate their student lets.