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eviction notice section 21
Nov 03 2019

Section 21 is its days numbered

In the recent past we have seen both the Labour and the Conservatives release press releases and papers trying to gain the vote of the tenants. Now it seems the turn of the Liberal party. They have drafted a private members bill to hopefully bring attention...

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broken egg
Sep 24 2019

More taxation for landlords and investors

More potential tax for Buy-to-let landlords. Private landlords could soon be paying more capital gains tax following new proposals put forward by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR). Why do other investments not attract the same level of taxation as buy to let properties? Is...

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Gas Safety
Aug 23 2019

Common sense or letter of the law.

Once again it seems private landlords must ensure the letter of the law is followed to ensure any tenant eviction process goes as smoothly as possible. We raised the issue of some confusion with the new gas certificates last year and mentioned it would probably...

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ignoring the deposit scheme
Jul 24 2019

Rogue landlords back in the news.

News on rogue landlords has been recently quiet not sure if all the journalists are currently writing about Boris and Brexit? As soon as Mr Johnson was announced leader of the Conservative party, then it was normal service resumed with rogue landlords. I have read a...

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changes in stamp duty
May 23 2019

Protecting your tenants deposit.

I am sure everyone is aware that the law requires that landlords must put tenants’ deposits into a government back scheme, The law was introduced way back in 2007 and applies to all short hold tenancies. However, if you use a letting agencies to manage your...

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