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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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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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