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Would indefinite tenancies work in the UK

Would indefinite tenancies work in the UK?

Posted on 01/05/2019

Following a recent announcement by Labour, it’s time to ask could German-style indefinite tenancies be effective in the UK Private Rented Sector?

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MEES update: EPCs for listed buildings and conservation properties

Posted on 29/03/2019

For landlords of listed buildings or properties in conservation areas, MEES has caused confusion for quite some time. How can you work out if your property is exempt?

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Can I get a Buy-to-let loan for an auction property?

Posted on 29/03/2019

Want to take advantage of property auctions but thought it was just for cash buyers? Financial Experts One77 share their experience on this challenging scenario and how they helped other Landlords finance their auction purchases.

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Mandatory electrical safety checks for landlords whats the latest

Mandatory electrical safety checks for landlords – what’s the latest?

Posted on 19/03/2019

The Government is planning to implement compulsory electrical safety checks every five years in rental homes, when might the rules come into play and what does this mean for you?

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Rent Increases on rolling tenancies - Landlord & Tenants Rights

Posted on 14/03/2019

With tenancy durations on the whole increasing, what are the rules around increasing the rental amount for rolling tenancies? We investigate...

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Where are the latest property investment hotspots

Where are the latest property investment hot-spots?

Posted on 07/03/2019

Where are the property investment hot-spots which are set to boom in 2019, offering landlords the perfect blend of rising rental values, strong tenant demand and healthy capital gains?

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