A specialist lending panel at FSE London has urged intermediaries to stay clear of buy-to-let tax advice to avoid being involved in the next potential mis-selling scandal
Home owners in the UK who lapse onto their lender’s Standard Variable Rate (SVR) are being stung with over £2,600 a year in extra interest, according to a new analysis.
Birmingham has the highest rental yields surrounding a university in the UK, making it the top of the list for anyone looking for a buy to let property in a student hub, according to new research.
Owning a home has become virtually impossible for many public sector workers across Britain with new research indicating they struggle when it comes to financing a purchase.
Tenants of a typical home in Cambridge would be approximately £958,227 better off over 25 years if they bought the property instead, new research has found.
A record breaking number of lots are being sold in the capital this week, as 152 properties go under the hammer in Auction House London’s latest sale.
As a landlord, it goes without saying that you must keep the property you provide your tenants with safe and free from health hazards, and that obviously includes fire safety. But when it comes to fire regulations, are you actually aware of your obligations?
The policy director of the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) is calling on local councils to use the ‘extensive powers’ they have to root out rogue landlords and agents.
It is now just three weeks until licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) is extended.
Builders in Britain are renowned for needing a brew but new research suggests they spend more time taking to clients than having a cup of tea.
Almost half of British people who bought leasehold houses in the last 10 years didn’t know they were not buying the freehold until it was too late, a new piece of research has found.
More new affordable homes are to be built on Olympic legacy housing sites in London, with the volume being boosted by 50%.
The land market in the UK is dysfunctional and needs to be reformed to create a housing market that works in the way it needs to in order to cope with demand for more homes, it is claimed.
Having a cleaning checklist to ensure your property is in a good condition is important for both landlords and tenants.
The government appears to have scrapped proposals that will give tenants a minimum three-year contract.
Cleaning and property damage are the most common reasons landlords make deposit deductions, according to data released by The Deposit Protection Service (DPS).
A landlord in Reading has been handed a huge fine for serious breaches of fire safety regulations.
Over 11 million more households on poor value default tariffs would be protected from being overcharged under proposals announced by Ofgem.
The average rent has risen by 0.13%, the highest monthly increase since April 2016, Landbay’s Rental Index has found.
Thousands of homeowners are stuck in properties they cannot afford to continue living in and cannot sell because they bought them as leasehold, NAEA Propertymark has found.