Posts Tagged ‘landlords’

What every landlord should know about Right to Rent

Episode 63 - Landlords right to rent checks

Landlords are currently responsible for vetting their tenant’s legal right to rent in the UK under a Government scheme. Here’s how it works. Right to Rent, a government scheme which makes landlords responsible for checking their tenant has a legal right to rent in the UK, is ‘in breach of the Human Rights Act’, according to a recent High…

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7 things to consider when buying an investment property

Here are the top tips to consider before buying an investment property

Investing in property has long been considered a smart move and given the demand for rental property in the UK has increased, it is easy to see why people have moved into this market. The change in stamp duty tax, from the 1st of April 2016, has impacted on the way that some people think about…

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Novice Landlord? Top tips to get you started

Landlord tips to get started

So here we have compiled some top tips aimed at novice landlords that some experienced buy-to-let landlords may also find useful. Letting your property is a big decision, both for you and the tenants that will be living there, so it’s important you understand what being a landlord means. So here are some top tips…

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10 Changes landlords need to know about this year

10 Changes landlords need to know about this year

From reduced tax breaks to tougher regulations, in this episode we take a look at the changes that will impact landlords in the year ahead. Landlords have endured a difficult time in recent years with a raft of tax changes and new regulations coming into force. Unfortunately, this trend looks set to continue in 2019,…

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Understanding the tenant referencing process

the tenancy application process

When you’re looking to rent a new property, there are some checks it’s important for you to understand so you can make sure you hit the criteria before you start your search. If you’re renting through an estate/letting agent then their lettings administration team will be handling and processing your paperwork but if the landlord…

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