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The Residential Landlords Association says it completely rejects data produced by LSL Property Services showing rents in England and Wales up 1...

Big boom in new BTL mortgage products
Thursday 24 July 2014

The number of five year fixed rate buy to let mortgage products available to borrowers has more than doubled since 2012 says Mortgages for Business...

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Agent worried over possible short lets change
Thursday 24 July 2014

A London estate agent says he is worried at the prospect of a possible law change in the autumn removing the need for planning consent before letting out a residental property for less than 90 days...

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Immigration change "too onerous for landlords"
Thursday 24 July 2014

New research shows that 80 per cent of landlords believe new immigration legislation which comes into force in October 2014, places too much responsibility on them...

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Brandon Lewis announced as new housing minister
Thursday 24 July 2014

The appointment of Brandon Lewis as housing and planning minister in David Cameron's reshuffle signifies a serious elevation for housing in the current government...

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NatWest/RBS extends cap to BTL lending
Thursday 24 July 2014

Natwest Intermediary Solutions has introduced a new loan-to-income (LTI) cap for its buy-to-let mortgage range. The cap, to be introduced from 14 July, will be set at 4...

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NLA challenges homeless charities to do more
Thursday 24 July 2014

The National Landlords Association (NLA) has challenged homeless charities and agencies to think more like landlords to help the homeless in to private housing...

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Renters may benefit from short tenancies
Thursday 24 July 2014

Cluttons says many renters could benefit from short-term leases rather than the three-year tenancies now being suggested by Labour, rental groups and some charities...

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Supply down in Prime Central London rental market
Thursday 24 July 2014

Supply is down and rents are on the up in Central London, according to a research report by W.A.Ellis, property intelligence company Dataloft and leading data provider Lonres...

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Renters held to ransom, says CAB
Thursday 24 July 2014

Growing numbers of private sector tenants are turning to Citizens Advice after facing eviction despite being up to date with their rent, the national charity claims...

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Big fines for two Hounslow landlords
Thursday 24 July 2014

Hounslow Council is clamping down on rogue landlords, issuing fines of £25,000 and £40,000 in just last week alone. In the first case a 'beds in sheds' landlord was fined £25,000 for ignoring orders to stop illegally letting out a garage and outbuilding in Heston...

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Belvoir launches awareness campaign for MPs
Thursday 24 July 2014

A letting agency has launched a campaign that it says will “warn MPs of the real impact of Labour’s flawed proposals.” Belvoir says the opposition party is developing “controversial policies” designed to protect tenants from rogue landlords, and warns these will have a negative impact...

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Thursday 24 July 2014

The Article 4 Direction is a ruling passed by government that effectively requires special planning permission to be granted on the conversion of a single family home into a rental property of three or more unrelated tenants...

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