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Tags: Legislation

Criminal landlord database to be made available to the public

Posted on 21/11/2018

Now that the Government’s criminal landlord database is to be made public, how will this benefit the property industry as a whole?

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Rental market winter snapshot

Posted on 19/11/2018

With 2019 on the horizon, it’s time to look at what’s going on in the rental market and how it could affect you.

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How to cope with an interest rate rise

Posted on 24/10/2018

After a recent rise in interest rates, what does this mean for the average borrower and how can landlords cope with the interest rate rise by remortgaging or switching deals

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Stamp duty – should landlords be preparing for more changes?

Posted on 18/10/2018

As speculation grows that there could be further stamp duty changes announced in the Autumn Budget, should landlords be preparing for change?

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Landmark review reaction – are Government PRS policies failing tenants?

Posted on 27/09/2018

HomeLet analyses the recent landmark report into the PRS carried out by academics at the University of York, what its main findings were and how the industry reacted to it.

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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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