Landlords are exiting the office on greater numbers since the government called for a review of Capital Gains Tax last year, claims Zoopla. The portal’s head of research, Grainne Gilmore, says the proportion of previously rented properties [...]
A councillor has criticised an MP who came out in favour of landlords in a dispute over licensing. Earlier this week Landlord Today reported on how Tory MP James Duddridge, who represents Rochford and Southend East, criticised the [...]
Tenants at a Newcastle-upon-Tyne Build To Rent scheme are being offered deposit alternatives by the developer-cum-management firm, The High Street Group. The development, called Hadrian’s Tower, completed towards the end of last year and tenants [...]
A council says grants of up to £10,000 are available to landlords to refurbish homes which could ensure vulnerable people in the area have a roof over their heads. Wigan council wants to form partnerships [...]
Hopes are high for Manchester’s office market this year despite the ongoing challenges posed by the Covid pandemic.
Plans for a £300m leisure destination in Blackpool are set to move forward, with a consultation on the first phase due in the coming weeks.
A London council is running what it describes as “an innovative project” to help private tenants reclaim rent from landlords who fall foul of licensing rules. Tower Hamlets council in London claims thatover £200,000 has [...]
New simplified rental contracts are to be introduced from spring 2022 in Wales with minimum notice periods for evictions extended from two to six months in most cases. In addition landlords will be prevented from [...]
It might be thought that banks have made significant mistakes of their own in the recent past - including triggering the global financial crisis a decade ago. However, this has not stopped the private and [...]
A PropTech supplier claims landlords and letting agents can now offer tenants a new service potentially boosting credit scores with Equifax and Experian by ‘reporting’ rent payments. The product is available via the Tenant [...]