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Energy efficiency rules for landlords – what are the exemptions?

Posted on 29/08/2018

Landlords are now required to meet Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards in their rental properties. What are some of the possible exemptions and how can you apply for one?

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Changing demographics prompt Government to consider longer tenancies
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Changing demographics prompt Government to consider longer tenancies

Posted on 26/07/2018

As the Private Rented Sector continues to grow and more families are renting than ever before, the Government plans to introduce longer tenancies. What could this mean for landlords?

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Repairs requests: why you need to respond to them quickly

Posted on 17/07/2018

Protecting your property, ensuring the health and safety of your tenants and maximising the landlord-tenant relationship – there are numerous reasons why responding to repairs and property maintenance requests quickly is so important.

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Government announces review of selective landlord licensing

Posted on 26/06/2018

The Government has continued its scrutiny of the PRS with a review of selective licensing schemes – here’s a rundown of everything you need to know.

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Review of Carbon Monoxide regulations - what do you need to know?

Posted on 26/06/2018

As the Government looks to review the rules surrounding Carbon Monoxide in homes, what do you need to know and how can you protect your tenants from the ‘silent killer’?

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Is buy-to-let still a good investment?

Posted on 30/05/2018

As the Private Rented Sector continues to evolve and expand, does the buy-to-let market still represent a profitable investment proposition?

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