Tag: Letting

Buy to Let tax, changes are ahead

George Osborne announced at the beginning of the month, that the mortgage interest tax relief for buy to let home owners, is to be restricted to the basic rate of income tax, currently sitting at 20%.

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A third of new lets are agreed before the existing tenant moves out

Research by the Countrywide plc, the UK’s largest property services group, has found that increasing numbers of landlords are able to re-let their property before the existing tenant moves out.

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Reform proposals could impact the Private Rental Sector in Scotland

Scottish landlords could give up their portfolios or reduce the amount of properties they hold if new proposals come into force north of the boarder.

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A guide to letting a property

With low interest rates, house price growth and demand for rental properties now higher than ever, more and more people are considering a buy-to-let opportunity. So we’ve put together a helpful guide to letting a property.

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A guide to managing the risks of legionnaires disease in your property

As a landlord you are responsible for the property where your tenants reside, this means legionella bacteria growth where man made water systems are used can be an issue. This article will help you understand what your responsibilities are and … Continue reading

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Work with the best for lettings success

When it comes to letting property working with the right agent who understands your strategy can ensure your properties are occupied by reliable trustworthy tenants, rental returns are maximised and disputes and maintenance problems are kept to a minimum.

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HMO on HMOs – Hear Me Out on Homes in Multiple Occupation

If you are interested in property as an investment then one route that you might consider is that of HMOs. And, of course, HMOs are very topical, not least because they have recently featured in the Channel 4 show, ‘Britain’s Benefit … Continue reading

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Landlords boost returns by following careful purchasing strategy

Tenants and owner occupiers seek different things when acquiring a home, understanding these differences allows canny landlords to tailor their rental properties to meet tenant requirements. This and other planning strategies can help boost landlord returns.

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