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Are my tenants growing cannabis - signs and what should you do?

Posted on 27/12/2019

With increasing reports of renters using landlords’ properties to grow cannabis – what do you need to know and what are the signs you need to look out for?

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Four things for landlords to look out for in 2020

Four things for landlords to look out for in 2020

Posted on 11/12/2019

After an eventful 2019 with new legislation and political uncertainty to contend with, what do landlords need to look out for next year?

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Short-let subletting - the signs to look out for

Posted on 04/12/2019

There are a number of risks associated with the short-term lets sector – one of which is the growing trend of tenants letting landlords’ properties via platforms such as Airbnb.

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Landmark legal case: first banning order issued to landlord

Posted on 24/11/2019

A landlord recently became the first to be banned from letting property in England after being issued with a banning order – what happened and what does this mean for the future of the industry?

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Rent controls across the globe do they work

Rent controls across the globe - do they work?

Posted on 12/11/2019

Rent controls are a controversial subject, but how do they work in other countries and could these models be applied to the UK’s private rental market?

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