NEWS


The private rented sector (PRS) in the UK has more than doubled in size in the past 14 years and it is set to keep expanding, according to a recent report. The report into the sector – by estate agents Frank Knight – monitors the performance of residential rental units in key rental markets in the UK such as...


In a time of increasing regulation and expectation, private landlords now need to be more vigilant than ever before of the social and legislative pressures that can impact their business. The Residential Landlords Association offers courses throughout the UK on a wide range of issues affecting landlords and letting agents – including property repairs, landlord safety, the principles of letting and...


One in five landlords in the UK have returned early from a holiday to help tenants, while 8% have had to take time off work and 16% have even left a wedding or another special event to respond to their tenants, new research shows. Generally, landlords don’t have the best reputation but a new survey by AA Home Membership...


New figures from the National House Building Council (NHBC) have revealed that the number of new homes built and registered in London last year was the highest since electronic records began over 26 years ago. There were 26,230 new homes created in the capital last year which is a 60% increase on the previous twelve months. Across the whole...


Almost 60% of London Landlords are standing by their housing benefit tenants according to a recent survey of its members by the Residential Landlords’ Association (RLA). The RLA conducted the survey (as part of their work within the London Assembly) to gather the opinions of landlords in London whose tenants are experiencing the effects of welfare changes. The findings...


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  • What landlords need to know about the Tenants Fee Act!
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