Policy changes could force landlords out and push rent prices up

Policy changes could force landlords out and push rent prices up

Landlords operating in the UK's rental sector have faced a raft of policy changes over the last couple of years, with research showing that the rules being altered leaves operating in the market f [...]

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14-September-17 General Lettings News
UK landlords urged to keep up with policy changes or risk fines

UK landlords urged to keep up with policy changes or risk fines

Landlords in the UK private rented sector are being urged to make sure they are keeping up with changes to the law and policy in the market, to make sure they are not putting themselves at risk of inc [...]

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14-September-17 General Lettings News
Pay is rising faster than house prices for many nationwide, data shows

Pay is rising faster than house prices for many nationwide, data shows

We often see reports that show something of a doom and gloom outlook for the property market in the UK, with rising house prices stopping many from being able to invest further or get onto the ladder. [...]

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13-September-17 General Lettings News
Property prices remain a barrier to ownership for many would-be buyers

Property prices remain a barrier to ownership for many would-be buyers

The number of people who believe it is impossible for them to get onto the housing ladder has dropped somewhat in the last 12 months, but high prices for homes remains a barrier to ownership for many [...]

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13-September-17 General Lettings News
Number of property listings in the UK falls by 13% in August

Number of property listings in the UK falls by 13% in August

The number of homes listed for sale in the UK has seen a dramatic fall in what is already traditionally one of the quietest months of the year for property sales, it has been reported. August ten [...]

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12-September-17 General Lettings News
Portfolios growing, but number of UK-based landlords is falling

Portfolios growing, but number of UK-based landlords is falling

The average size of a rental market property portfolio in the UK has risen across the last two years, according to the latest data released by Countrywide. However, at the same time, the number of lan [...]

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11-September-17 General Lettings News
UK mortgage market evolving as more people look for new types of deals

UK mortgage market evolving as more people look for new types of deals

The UK's mortgage market is having to evolve and adapt in order to stay in line with what people are looking for from their house purchase loans, a new study has shown. And it would appear that th [...]

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08-September-17 General Lettings News
Why now is a good time to start marketing rental properties once again

Why now is a good time to start marketing rental properties once again

Whether it's the rental market or the owner-occupier sector, UK property experiences several peaks and troughs throughout the course of the year in terms of activity, and one of the biggest peaks [...]

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08-September-17 Property Management
Proposed bans to lettings fees remain a mystery for many landlords

Proposed bans to lettings fees remain a mystery for many landlords

In the government's Autumn Statement last year, it was revealed that Westminster intends to make a big change to the lettings market in the UK, banning letting agents’ fees as a way to make [...]

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07-September-17 General Lettings News
A third of all UK private rented sector tenants believe they will never own a house

A third of all UK private rented sector tenants believe they will never own a house

Over the last few years, the belief that people only rent a house because they cannot afford to buy their own has started to dwindle, as an increasing number of young people opt to live in a rented ho [...]

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06-September-17 General Lettings News