An independent review into the use and effectiveness of Selective Licensing has seen the suggestion that landlords should be made to sign a national register.
As part of the Government’s bid to further crack down on rogue landlords and letting agents, they have promised that the removal of Section 21 will be helpful to vulnerable tenants and make renting fairer. But will it?
The number of landlords purchasing properties using mortgages continued to drop in March 2019, according to the latest Mortgages Trend report from UK Finance.
Housing secretary James Brokenshire is to set out plans to give tenants greater security in their homes.
On 1 October, the government will tighten the regulations surrounding houses of multiple occupation (HMO) in a bid to improve the general standard of lettings in the UK. Many landlords have opted to skirt away from HMO’s over uncertainty, but … Continue reading