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The Letting Agent Fees Ban in the UK
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The Letting Agent Fees Ban in the UK

Landlords and letting agents are not allowed to charge any non-permitted fees to tenants, here we explain the Letting Fee Ban Act.

Landlords note – a new government How to Rent guide has been issued
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Landlords note – a new government How to Rent guide has been issued

Landlords are advised that the government has released a new version of its How to Rent Guide which takes into account new legislation.

What Happened In The Lettings & Property Market in 2020
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What Happened In The Lettings & Property Market in 2020

Over the last 12 months, the UK lettings market has experienced the most abrupt change in its history. As we reflect on 2020, here are our most-read stories from the past 12 months.

The housing deregulation act 2015 – what does it mean for landlords?
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The housing deregulation act 2015 – what does it mean for landlords?

Landlords must comply with the Deregulation Act 2015 or face hefty fines and lose the ability to evict troublesome tenants. Here we explain the implications of The Act for landlords.

How to find the best tenants for your rental properties
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How to find the best tenants for your rental properties

Renting out your property to strangers will always be a leap of faith and finding great tenants can never be guaranteed. But there are simple steps you can take to find the best tenants.

Health and Safety in Rented Properties
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Health and Safety in Rented Properties

Landlords are responsible for ensuring that their properties are safe for tenants to occupy. So they must keep up to date with all the health and safety regulations for private rented properties.

Furnished Or Unfurnished? Which Is Better For Landlords And Tenants?
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Furnished Or Unfurnished? Which Is Better For Landlords And Tenants?

As a landlord, the decision to rent a property furnished or unfurnished is entirely yours to make. Here are a few things to consider when deciding whether to rent your property furnished or unfurnished.

Landlord’s Fire Safety Regulations and Risk Assessment for Rental Properties
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Landlord’s Fire Safety Regulations and Risk Assessment for Rental Properties

You might believe that a fire or a case of carbon monoxide poisoning at your property is unlikely. But every year, many people fall victim

Buy-to-let (BTL) Mortgages in the UK explained
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Buy-to-let (BTL) Mortgages in the UK explained

Buy-to-let is a popular investment. When you buy a property for the purposes of renting it out you will probably need a buy-to-let mortgage. Many

Is Buy-to-let worth it? Still a good Investment?
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Is Buy-to-let worth it? Still a good Investment?

With changes to the tax laws, increasing regulation and uncertainty surrounding the property market, are buy-to-let investments in the UK a secure choice?

How to Deal With Damp and Mould in Rented Property – Who’s Responsible? Tenant or Landlord?
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How to Deal With Damp and Mould in Rented Property – Who’s Responsible? Tenant or Landlord?

Mould and damp are health hazards which will eventually damage your property. Find out how to spot the symptoms and resolve any problems.

Landlord Rent Guarantee Insurance
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Landlord Rent Guarantee Insurance

Rent guarantee insurance provides cover for landlords, should their tenants fail to pay their rent. It’s not a legal requirement to take out rent guarantee