NEWS


September 19, 2019
Landlords back merger of largest landlord organisations

Landlords have given the go ahead to the merger of the two largest landlord organisations in England and Wales.

(more…)


Landlords charging ‘pet rent’ to offset fees ban

Landlords are charging tenants with pets up to £50 a month extra in a bid to recoup losses following the ban on letting fees and the cap on five-week deposits.


Sharp rise in demand for short term lets in London

Demand for short lets in London has surged in recent months, according to a host management platform.


Landlord confidence in buy-to-let sector tumbles to all-time low

Landlords’ confidence in the buy-to-let sector has fallen to the lowest level in over a decade, according to the National Landlords Association (NLA).


New Home Office Right to Rent guidance ‘leaves landlords open to prosecution’

The Home Office’s recently updated Right to Rent guidance could cause landlords to unwittingly break the law, the Residential Landlord Association has warned.


Private tenants are happy in their rented homes – and are paying less

Private tenants are happy in their rented homes, are staying longer and are paying less for them, according to new official figures.


Rentguard Issues


  • What landlords need to know about the Tenants Fee Act!
  • Rentguard at BIBA 2019!
  • Rentguard Introduces new insurance products!
  • …and much more!