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Demand for London homes is rising
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Demand for London homes is rising

Are rents too high in London? A cursory glance at dramatic headlines claiming that Londoners are being forced into substandard accommodation and that first-time buyers

Buy-to-let investments earn landlords £112bn
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Buy-to-let investments earn landlords £112bn

Landlords made £112bn from their buy-to-let investments last year, according to new data that shows that number of households renting a property jumped by almost

Landlords push rental charges up 10%
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Landlords push rental charges up 10%

Average annual rents across the UK have risen in 11 out of 12 regions over the past 12 months. However, the rate at which rents

Landlords cheer as threat of rent controls lifts
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Landlords cheer as threat of rent controls lifts

David Cameron’s surprise victory in the general election could be good news for landlords because it lifts the threat of a Labour government introducing rent

Conservative majority boosts the UK property market
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Conservative majority boosts the UK property market

Estate agents expect a steady growth in the number of properties for sale after yesterday’s election result increased the level of economic confidence in the

Generation Rent giving up on homeownership dream
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Generation Rent giving up on homeownership dream

The number of people aged between 20 and 45 who are saving for a deposit to buy their own home has fallen six percentage points

Buy-to-let landlords see returns of almost 1400%
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Buy-to-let landlords see returns of almost 1400%

Buy-to-let investors have made staggering returns of nearly 1,400% over the last 18 years, according to a new study.   This has beaten all other

Pension rule changes could spark buy-to-let boom
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Pension rule changes could spark buy-to-let boom

A major change to pension rules due to come into force next month has raised concerns that ‘granlords’ will spark a new buy-to-let boom at

Government sells off £13bn of mortgage assets
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Government sells off £13bn of mortgage assets

Chancellor George Osborne has announced it is offloading an estimated £13bn worth of mortgage assets it took on after bailing out lenders Northern Rock and

Politicians outline plans to tackle housing crisis
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Politicians outline plans to tackle housing crisis

Housing minister Brandon Lewis has told local authorities that they must look at land previously considered “unviable” for housing as sites for new starter homes. 

Landlords rake in money from buy-to-let investments
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Landlords rake in money from buy-to-let investments

Buy-to-let landlords are reaping the benefits of house price growth and it shows from the amount of money they’re putting down as deposits. These have

Buy-to-let boom shows no sign of ending
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Buy-to-let boom shows no sign of ending

Investors who fear they have missed the boat when it comes to making money from property will be cheered by new evidence that the buy-to-let