Rising rents ease landlord fears over tax increases

Posted on 05/05/2016

Fears that higher Stamp Duty charges on buy-to-let rental property purchases might destabilise the market have so far proved unfounded according to the April HomeLet Rental Index, which provides the first comprehensive data published on the UK’s private rental market since the new tax rates came into force on 6 April.

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HomeLet bags another top industry award

Posted on 15/04/2016

We’re thrilled to have been awarded the title of Best Supplier for Tenant Referencing at today’s glittering 2016 ESTAs awards ceremony in central London.

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Rents rise as PRS prepares for change

Posted on 13/04/2016

The latest figures from the HomeLet Rental Index reveal that rents on new tenancies signed on a UK rental property outside of London over the three months to March 2016 were, on average, 4.9% higher than in the same period of last year

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Families and sharers take on more tenancies

Posted on 15/03/2016

The cost of taking on a new tenancy in the private rentals market continues to rise, with the average rental agreement signed in the UK outside of London during the three months to February 2016 costing 4.8% more than in the same period a year ago.

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Local schools are a top priority for parents

Posted on 15/02/2016

Back in October, we surveyed 14,782 tenants as part of our Tenant Satisfaction Survey, and it produced some intriguing results.

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London Housing: What are the candidates proposing?

Posted on 12/02/2016

Londoners head to the polls on May 5th 2016 to decide their new Mayor, with Boris Johnson leaving his post.

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