The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) is advising landlords to be aware of planning changes affecting certain types of rental properties.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
How Long Do Court Proceedings for Possession Take?
Our legal advisors, Pain Smith, have recently notified us that the time taken for Courts to process claims particularly in the London Region has extended dramatically.
Monday, December 12, 2011
Second Phase of Additional Licensing for HMO Properties
Following Oxford City Council’s introduction of Additional Licensing for all HMO properties, the second phase which will widen the net to cover all remaining HMO let properties, not previously licensed, will come into effect on 30 January 2012.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Tensions in the Private Rental Sector
Against the background of Shelter calling for a cap on rents in the private rental sector, a report out today from Paragon highlights the tension between increased demand and pressure on families caused by upward movement on rents.
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Terraced Homes Are Top Investment
Terraced houses increased in value by more than any other type of home over the past decade after buyers were priced out of the top end of the market, according to new research by the Halifax.
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Mortgage for Landlords Buying at Auction
Lancashire Mortgage Corporation has launched a new product and revised criteria, designed to help people buying property at auction.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011