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Stamp duty holiday - how much could property investors save?

Posted on 20/08/2020

Is now the ideal time for landlords to invest in their property portfolio? How much will the Stamp Duty holiday save you?

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Property Rental Index Shows UK Rents Rising

Posted on 13/03/2020

HomeLet's latest Rental Index release has been reported on by the Residential Landlord team. Here's what they had to say.

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Mandatory electrical checks confirmed how can landlords prepare

Mandatory electrical checks confirmed - how can landlords prepare?

Posted on 12/03/2020

With new electrical checks regulation expected this year, what do landlords need to know and how can they prepare?

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How to convert a property into an HMO 2020 Update

Posted on 29/01/2020

A house in multiple occupation – commonly known as an HMO – is a property which is rented by three or more tenants who aren’t part of the same household (i.e. a family). Here we review the considerations you'll need before creating a HMO.

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How to improve your EPC rating in five easy steps - 2020 Update

Posted on 27/01/2020

With the Government’s MEES regulations set to be extended to all tenancies from April 1 2020, what is changing and how can a rental property be made more energy efficient?

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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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