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No-deposit sector continues to grow– what do landlords need to know?

Posted on 17/10/2019

As more tenants become familiar with deposit alternatives and landlords are provided with an increasing number of options, what are the latest developments from this growing sector?

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Rent controls proposed in London – how did landlords react?

Posted on 09/09/2019

With Sadiq Khan recently releasing his blueprint for private renting in London, which proposed rent controls, we look at what was announced, how the industry reacted and what it could mean for landlords.

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Selective landlord licensing review key measures revealed

Selective landlord licensing review - key measures revealed

Posted on 06/09/2019

The selective landlord licensing system has been independently reviewed – what were the findings and what do they mean for landlords and property investors?

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How to increase your rental yield

Posted on 03/09/2019

With more competition and seemingly ever increasing expenses for Landlords, leading to potentially lower yields, we share some tips of how to maximise your rental yield.

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