Industry news

Changes to energy efficiency standards

Here’s a breakdown of what you need to know about the changes to energy efficiency standards taking effect from 01 April 2018.

What can landlords expect in 2018?

The past few years have seen the private rental sector in a state of flux. Here’s a summary of some of the challenges landlords may face in 2018.

The tenant fee ban

Confirmed in the Autumn Statement that letting agents and landlords in England will now be banned from charging fees to tenants for their rental properties.

Tenancy Deposit Protection

As a landlord, it is essential to know about your Tenancy Deposit Protection (TDP) obligations.

Changes in Stamp Duty

How do the changes in Stamp Duty affect landlords and property investors? Here is a brief outline on what you need to know about Stamp Duty.

What is ‘right to rent’?

From 1st February landlords will be responsible for checking their prospective tenant’s right to rent. Find out more here.

Tax changes and buy-to-lets

The Government’s Budget in July 2015 included changes to the way in which tax relief is calculated for landlords. These changes could have a significant impact on your income, find out more here.