We are now just over two weeks away from a general election.Read More
We are now just over two weeks away from a general election.
If you’ve lived in London at any point in time, or have looked into buying a house in the capital, then we’re almost certain you would have heard of Clapham. Spanning the regions between and around the stations of Clapham Common and Clapham..
If you’re thinking of investing in buy-to-let, have you thought about buying a new build?
We often talk about landlords maximising their rental income from their property; but what does this actually involve? We give you a brief breakdown of the decisions you need to make as a landlord, and we demonstrate through one of our rental..
In a wet, cold British winter, damp and mould flourish.
You’re not the only one. But we do need to keep talking, because Brexit could have a significant impact on landlords.
Whether you are looking for interior design ideas for your own home or simply inspiration on where your next date-night should be, you’ll love our list of London’s most beautiful restaurants in 2019.
You know that feeling when you’re looking for somewhere to live, and you find just the right one? The ideal home that has that something about it? The place you can see yourself in, just chilling out, chatting, cooking and relaxing...
The consultation on the abolition of section 21 has now ended. If the proposed plans come into force, this is likely to be announced soon, and any changes would take place in late 2020 or early 2021.
Section 21 evictions allow landlords to end..
The government is currently consulting on big changes to landlords’ rights. They plan to stop landlords evicting tenants under section 21, usually known as no-fault evictions.
If it seems to you that there’s an ever-growing list of things you need to do to get your property ready to rent, you’re right.
Tenant referencing helps landlords decide whether a potential tenant is likely to be able to pay their rent on time and keep their property in good condition.
Allan and Gill are professional buy-to-let landlords. Based in Buckinghamshire, they have multiple properties around the UK and limited time to look after them all. This means that knowing the rent will be paid without them having to spend time..
Do you own a property or are you considering buy-to-let? If you’re thinking of becoming a landlord, you’ve probably compared the rental price you believe you can achieve against the monthly mortgage cost you’ll need to pay. But the real costs of..
If you are a landlord or prospective landlord, you will undoubtedly have picked up on the hype around topics such as Section 24, and the increasing popularity of buying properties through limited companies. We'll explain the basics and take you..
Anyone who’s bought a property or two will know that the amount of space you see on a floorplan is only an indication of how big (or otherwise) a property feels.
Our recent poll on Twitter has received 168 responses from landlords telling us what it is that really worries them the most; Brexit / prices, downtime, bad tenants or poor property management.
Tenancy fees have been illegal since 1st June. In the nearly three months since the ban took effect, what’s changed in the rental market?
Section 24, also known as the ‘tenant tax’, means that landlords will only be able to claim tax relief on mortgage interest and other financing costs at the basic rate of tax.
In the eternal words of Samuel Johnson “when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life, for there is in London all that life can afford”.
Energy Performance Certificates show anyone thinking of buying or renting a property how energy efficient it is.
Buy-to-let mortgages allow you to let your property to tenants. You can’t usually live in a property you own with a buy-to-let mortgage, and you can’t usually let a property with a residential mortgage.
Letting a property as an HMO – or house in multiple occupation – can be highly profitable. Rental yields for HMOs can be an impressive three times higher than other properties. Demand is high with people renting, and sharing, into their..