Sunday, 18 April 2021

Tag: Landlords

The housing deregulation act 2015 – what does it mean for...

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.

5 Things to know before letting your property in 2021

With changes to the law and legislation coming into force, Check out this article for more information on letting your property out in 2020

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.

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...

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...

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations for Landlords in the UK

You might believe that a fire or incident of carbon monoxide poisoning is unlikely to happen in your rental property. Sadly, such tragedies are...

Should you self-manage or use a letting agent?

If you’re starting out as a buy-to-let landlord, you need to decide whether to appoint a letting agent or manage the property yourself. We look at the pros and cons of the two options.

6 checks buyers WILL do before putting an offer on your...

If you are planning to put your next property on the market, you need to be prepared. You may have purchased the property and...

A Landlord’s Guide to Paying Tax on Rental Income

Check out our comprehensive guide to Rental Income Tax & Landlord Taxes. Read now...

When should I change the locks on my buy-to-let property?

Should landlords change the locks at the end of a tenancy? Is it a good idea for landlords to change the locks between tenancies? Read this article to get some advice on when to change the locks on your buy-to-let property.