A run of eight consecutive months of falling rents in London came to an end last month, according to Countrywide.
The Residential Landlords’ Association, which last autumn published important statistics on the spread of short lets within London, is now looking to update its research on the subject.
An economics academic says the country’s taxpayers should be “very angry” with the government for failing to collect taxes to which they are entitled from the buy to let sector.
The Property Redress Scheme, one of three approved redress operations, says it saw a 33 per cent increase in membership in 2016 and a 40 per cent surge in complaints.
A Hampshire property investor who failed to declare Capital Gains Tax from the sale of properties evading £157,725, has been jailed for two years and three months.
HMRC said to be investigating reports that 13,000 renters did not declare rental revenue
Incredible aerial shots show work at David and Victoria Beckham’s new £6million country pile is at a STANDSTILL.
A survey of almost 3,000 landlords suggests more than one in five plans to sell at least one of their investment properties in the coming year – making the current shortfall of homes to rent even more acute.
The annual rate of house price growth hit its lowest level for four years in July, figures out today suggest
Nationwide’s mortgage lending plunged in the April to June quarter as buy-to-let borrowers stayed away from the market after the phasing out of tax relief on mortgage interest was introduced at the start of April.
The headlines are usually about the high prices of buying a home in the UK but new research shows that there are properties with asking prices that are the same as a family car.
The majority of UK adults feel Generation Rent has been let down by the government, LetBritain research has found.
Soaring home values provided a major boost to Britons holding property assets in 2016 as they helped push the nation’s wealth through the £10tn mark, according to a new survey.
Property auctions are a good place for investors to pick up a bargain, and every week these events are taking place at venues across the UK, offering a wide range of properties for sale.
Residential property prices in the UK increased at the slowest rate in over four years in July, due to ongoing political uncertainty, record-low stock numbers, and the impact of tax changes, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
The government’s decision to introduce a number of measures to curb the growth of private landlords has prompted concern that the buy-to-let windfall may be coming to an end.
An energy efficiency lobbying group says it backs new government energy efficiency guidelines to improve 300,000 private rented homes – but it says there should be a £5,000 cap on the cost of remedial work for each property.
NatWest Intermediary Solutions has announced a major overhaul of its buy to let mortgage offer, but it is bucking the trend of some other lenders.
Rents look set to increase further in the coming months, as the supply-demand imbalance continues to grow.
The international backlash against Airbnb and similar short-let online platforms continues.