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.... Their experience demonstrates what can happen when council property is turned over to a private contractor without sufficient oversight and accountability, when profit is prioritised over the welfare of tenants. The deficiency – the travesty, even – has been, above all, of democracy: the channels of communication that once existed between a social tenant and a local authority landlord have become labyrinthine, creating confusion not only over who to complain to, but also who is liable should anything go awry. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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The real cost of regeneration image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of July 2017 05:00:09 AM
.... Their experience demonstrates what can happen when council property is turned over to a private contractor without sufficient oversight and accountability, when profit is prioritised over the welfare of tenants. The deficiency – the travesty, even – has been, above all, of democracy: the channels of communication that once existed between a social tenant and a local authority landlord have become labyrinthine, creating confusion not only over who to complain to, but also who is liable should anything go awry. ...
The Guardian view on the 1%: all gain, no pain | Editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of July 2017 06:59:34 PM
.... One linked by roadside chats; the other by FaceTime. Today’s Conservatism does not want to level relationships between poor and rich, to provide policies that allow workers to set bosses’ pay or tenants to hold their landlords to account or empower consumers over corporates. ...
Could you spot a bogus Airbnb listing among the genuine ones? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of July 2017 06:00:45 AM
....But it was only when he asked for the house number that the real warning signs arrived. The would-be landlords claimed to be unable to tell him that, due to the terms and conditions of holiday site TripAdvisor, but assured him that if he started his tenancy by making a booking through that site, “TripAdvisor is guaranteeing the whole transaction between us”, even linking to the real site’s payment protection guarantee. ...
Is paying off the mortgage a better bet than saving? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of July 2017 06:00:00 AM
.... Divide this figure by your buying costs – including your cash deposit, legal fees and the higher rate of stamp duty land tax that you pay on buy-to-let properties – and multiply the result by 100 to get the percentage yield. But even if this looks good on paper, you should ask yourself if you are genuinely up for being a landlord with all the extra work and responsibility it entails. ...
Homebuyers desperate to know who really owns their freehold image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 8th of July 2017 06:00:00 AM
.... The documents show that one of its directors until late 2013 was “The Honourable William Waldorf Astor”, the half brother of David Cameron’s wife, Samantha. Astor runs fund manager Long Harbour, which invests in residential freeholds, and is also director of HomeGround management, which administers freeholds on behalf of various landlords, including the Adriatic Land vehicles. ...
Community groups call time on the demise of the British pub image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 7th of July 2017 04:19:25 PM
.... A May 2011 article in the Guardian highlighting the venture contributed to a surge in the number of people signing up, and it was not long before the target was reached, allowing the co-operative to buy the pub, refurbish it and open its doors once again to drinkers and diners (the then-prime minister, David Cameron, even popped along to officially open the bar). Six years on, the Butchers Arms is thriving and very much “back on the map”, said husband-and-wife landlords Jon and Katie Metcalfe. ...
Robot banker helps millennials manage money, plus students face £57,000 debt image
.... Alex Hern reports. My credit score is at risk after landlord failed to register correct address. ...
Hold the Shard-enfreude – a house price drop is not about to happen | Patrick Collinson image
.... But a welcome string of reforms – higher stamp duty, taxes and strict new affordability tests – have knocked the stuffing out of buy-to-let. The latest figures show that sales to landlords have collapsed by 50% over the past year. ...
How an 'Airbnb for retail' is bringing entrepreneurs back to the high street image
....The Old Street station pop-up was followed by another, and another. After a year doing events in London, Hely-Hutchinson was able to put a compelling business case together for a landlord. ...
One in seven UK private tenants pays more than half income in rent – study image
. One in seven tenants privately renting from a landlord is paying more than half of their income in rent, compared with just 2% of homeowners who pay more than half their income on their mortgage, according to new research. ...
My credit score is at risk after landlord failed to register correct address image
....My credit score is a mess and I think it’s my ambiguous address that is causing it. When a group of us rented our flat, we were told by the landlord that the address was Flat B followed by the street address. ...
Tenant fees ARE a rip-off, says letting agent that welcomes ban  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 26th of June 2017 02:47:00 PM
.... Landlords and letting agents said a ban on the fees will result in higher rents and job losses across the industry. The Association for Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) this week said landlords stand to lose £300million from the Government's ban, which is likely to be recouped from tenants. ...
Bond Street: status of UK's most exclusive shopping street under threat image
....But a recent industry report by Walpole, which represents 200 British luxury brands, suggested the super-prime rental levels were becoming a problem. One prominent Bond Street occupier described the landlords as ruthless and only interested in the most profitable tenants. ...
The Observer view on the housing crisis | Observer editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 24th of June 2017 11:05:13 PM
. As we report today, research by Shelter shows that by 2020 more than a million households are likely to find that their housing benefit doesn’t cover the rent they pay to private landlords. ...
Buy-to-let UK property sales fall by almost 50% in a year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of June 2017 05:45:48 PM
. The number of properties bought by landlords has almost halved in a year after a tax and regulatory clampdown, prompting a leading banking body to downgrade its forecasts for buy-to-let lending in 2017 and 2018. ...
A guide to tenants' housing rights around safety and repairs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of June 2017 06:19:30 AM
. In the aftermath of a shocking disaster like the Grenfell Tower fire, social housing tenants, including those who rent from private landlords, as well as from housing associations, councils or other registered housing providers, will be asking questions about their own homes and wondering where to turn for advice. ...
How privatization could spell the end of democracy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 08:00:25 AM
.... They shrink the distance between rich and poor by lowering the cost of living. They empower working people by making their survival less dependent on their bosses and landlords and creditors. ...
House sales have fallen by nearly a third in some parts of UK, says Lloyds image
....But there were crumbs of comfort for first-time buyers, who now make up a bigger proportion of buyers than in recent years. Lloyds’ housing economist, Nitesh Patel, said stamp duty increases had helped reduce second home and landlord buying. ...
Don't believe the hype: the downside of being the next big thing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 09:00:00 AM
.... This can mean playing a longer game. Adam Blaxter, founder of Rentr, an app that allows landlords to rent a property direct to tenants is in the proptech sector where the clarion call is that estate agents are dinosaurs and apps are the way forward. ...
House sales in Greater London slump by almost a third in a year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 06:01:18 AM
....The latest monthly index from estate agents Your Move found that in the three months to the end of April, sales in Greater London were down 29% on the same period in 2016. Much of the decline follows a government overhaul of property taxes that spurred landlords and other second-home buyers to rush through deals in March. ...
Quarter of households in UK will rent privately by end of 2021, says report image
.... It commissioned a YouGov survey of more than 10,000 tenants and spoke to 26 major investors. The report says that while at least three-quarters of UK renters are living in homes owned by private landlords, they will increasingly rent from large-scale corporate landlords such as City firms and property companies. ...
Deposit-free renting sounds good – or could tenants lose out? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 06:00:18 AM
....In most cases, instead of the tenant putting down the equivalent of several weeks’ rent, an insurance policy covers this instead. It helps tenants with cash flow while landlords are still covered for the full deposit. ...
Average UK rents fall for first time in more than seven years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 05:01:14 AM
....The average monthly rent on a new tenancy that started in May was £901, which was down 0. 3% on the May 2016 figure of £904, according to the latest rental index from HomeLet, which provides services to landlords and letting agents. ...
Yes, house prices are falling: but they probably won’t fall quickly image
.... While London prices reflect an international market, in towns and cities elsewhere they must be supported by local UK incomes, which are currently static at best. Crucially, we are also seeing the end of the buy-to-let landlord as the marginal buyer of virtually every new one- or two-bed flat to come on to the market. ...
Shrinking tax base suggests personal allowance is generous enough image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 07:03:03 PM
.... Twenty years of the buy-to-let boom speaks to that. With higher income taxes weighing them down, many people already ask why they should work for a living when they can extract a generous rent as a landlord. ...
Letting agents found charging tenants more than £800 in fees image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 11:01:38 PM
....Dan Wilson Craw, director of Generation Rent, said: “No one moves house for fun, and letting fees make an already stressful situation worse. Landlords appoint their agents, so should be paying their costs – landlords can also shop around for the best deal more easily than tenants can. ...
Mortgage approvals at seven-month low image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 10:05:22 AM
....Mortgage lenders have told of a fall in demand, despite the low rates on offer. One theory is that landlords might have brought forward purchases, to avoid the latest in a series of tax changes. ...
'I can't pay the rent' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 11:07:29 PM
....But for Tracy and her family, the stress is not just because of the finances. Since landlords sometimes want their property back, she has been forced to move repeatedly. ...
Housing market moving sideways, lenders say image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 10:28:25 AM
....5% drop in property transactions in April, compared to March. One possible reason for the fall is that landlords might have brought forward purchases, to avoid the latest in a series of tax changes. ...
Nationwide profits drop 18% as it shields savers from interest rate cuts image
....Competition in the mortgage market also dented profits. Nationwide is the UK’s second-largest mortgage lender and while its total mortgage lending rose 3%, its buy-to-let lending fell by 36% after last year’s move to toughen the terms on which it would lend to landlords. ...
Jaeger suppliers owed millions consider legal action against ex-owners image
....Ten days later the administrators were called in. The owner of Jaeger’s debts is a secured creditor so ranks ahead of other parties, such as suppliers and landlords, in the queue to be repaid from the proceeds of the administration. ...
Further signs of UK property slowdown in April image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of May 2017 10:32:02 AM
....But the figures are skewed by a series of tax changes this year and last. In April 2016, landlords became liable for a higher rate of stamp duty. ...
A new Green Deal bond that pays 12% interest – too good to be true? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 20th of May 2017 06:00:17 AM
....You might have imagined that would have been the end of the story, but in January a consortium of City investors bought the Green Deal Finance Company’s assets and remaining loan book. The plan is to relaunch the Green Deal and offer loans to homeowners and landlords. ...
Buy-to-let millionaire who bans 'coloured' people faces legal action image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 02:20:13 PM
....“If you can find someone to be a guarantor, they can then sub-let to a battered wife. We’re just saying we don’t take them because they must have a rent guarantee as part of the landlord’s insurance demanded by the mortgage companies. ...
Buy-to-let slump after stamp duty change image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 09:57:25 AM
....Since April 2016, anyone buying a buy-to-let property or a second home has had to pay a 3% stamp duty surcharge. Some 71,100 loans were advanced for house purchases by landlords in the year since the tax change, the Council of Mortgage Lenders figures show. ...
Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell could be pursued by Sir Philip Green for millions image
....The ruling also confirms that BHS made a loan of £6. 2m to RAL on the day before it sent out proposals for an insolvency agreement known as a “company voluntary arrangement” in which it asked landlords to accept lower rents. ...
Stop spending money on avocados? Good idea, I’ll have a house deposit by 2117 | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett image
.... They didn’t even have yoghurt in those days, my mother says). Never mind that after working every hour that god sends, saving every precious penny you earn that doesn’t go to a landlord who won’t fork out to stop your shower leaking and says that the mould would disappear if only you stopped having the cheek to insufflate indoors, you sit at home, strung out and anxiety-ridden reading the news on your smartphone (how much did that cost you, by the by?), and see that the average property value has gone up by over £2k in that week alone, which is more than you earn in a month. ...
Leasehold now the No 1 concern for UK homeowners, study finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 05:01:05 AM
.... Then they sold it on to an investment firm without ever warning us. Now the new landlords want £45,000 off us to buy it back,” he said on his Facebook posting. ...
How to be on the winning side as mortgage war hots up image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 06:00:37 AM
....”. In April, the first of a series of tax rises came in that increased costs for landlords with buy-to-let mortgages. ...
We wouldn’t need price caps if the Tories hadn’t cut energy-saving schemes image
.... It promises interest-free loans, much like Scotland did earlier this month, for people to make their homes more efficient. The government has supported a loophole for landlords allowing them to sidestep regulations coming next year which would force them to reduce energy bills for their tenants. ...
Foxtons' tweets win few fans – now the slowdown gives it little to sing about | Simon Goodley image
....Social media frequently appears to be a modern popularity contest, but at least that gives us an indication of the reputations of some of our best-known companies. Take the official Twitter account of the irksome estate agency Foxtons, for instance, which possesses a mighty 400 followers and drones on about the major housing topics de nos jours, such as: “Do you know what it takes to be a landlord?” (we might venture a guess). ...
Buy-to-let landlords suffering tax increases plan to raise rents  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 13th of May 2017 05:27:00 PM
.... But it’s the economy and tenants that could end up paying the price. More than a third of landlords are desperately looking to cut costs, while a fifth will pass on the increases to tenants, according to a study by mortgage lender Kent Reliance. ...
These are the UK markets I’d meddle in. What would yours be? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 13th of May 2017 06:00:39 AM
.... Over in Germany, not exactly a failing economy, rent increases within a tenancy are limited to movements in specified indices. In the US, the personification of free-market capitalism, many cities have rent boards controlling local landlords. ...
The Tory energy cap is not a policy. It’s a confession | Owen Jones image
.... Outside wartime, housebuilding is now at its lowest level since the early 1920s. Hundreds of thousands of people languish on social housing waiting lists, billions in taxpayers’ money is spent on subsidising landlords instead of laying bricks, and the private rented sector offers a fatal combination of high rents and low security. ...
London rents fall for first time since 2009 amid post-Brexit vote slowdown image
.... After years of being hit by steadily rising rent bills, it appears that tenants in the capital may finally be getting the upper hand. “Falling rents is definitely positive news for those looking to move, or to renegotiate their rents with their landlord,” said Dan Wilson Craw, director of Generation Rent, the campaign group for private renters. ...
Proptech: the businesses transforming the housing market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of May 2017 06:00:55 AM
.... Some entrepreneurs are developing models that cut them out of the equation entirely. Calum Brannan, founder of prop-tech management company No Agent, offers landlords a way to manage their own properties online for a fixed fee – £35 per month outside London and £45 inside the capital. ...
Bristol housing charity tops list of UK’s most-prosecuted landlords image
. A Bristol-based charity that receives thousands of pounds in housing benefit to accommodate vulnerable people has topped a list of the UK’s most-prosecuted landlords compiled by the Guardian. ...
'My parents want to help me but can't': readers on affording their first home image
....I work part-time as a barista and am chronically ill with a disability. I can’t rent privately as no landlord I can find wants someone “on benefits” and there are barely any have accessible properties that aren’t in retirement parks. ...
Labour pledges 'tougher' standards for rented houses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 1st of May 2017 05:41:38 AM
....But the Conservatives said the plan could increase people's rent. Shadow housing secretary John Healey said the proposals would empower renters to "call time on bad landlords" by setting standards to ensure homes were "fit for human habitation". ...
House prices fell again in April, Nationwide says image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 28th of April 2017 07:25:06 AM
....". Last week, the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) said the UK's housing market was in "neutral gear", with a shift towards first-time buyer and remortgage customers, away from home movers and buy-to-let landlords. ...
Taylor Wimpey to pay up to £130m to settle ground rent scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 11:35:12 AM
....The scandal of escalating ground rents comes amid a surge in leasehold sales in the UK. Earlier this month, a report by the campaign group HomeOwners Alliance warned of the worsening “nightmare” of the leasehold system in England and Wales, saying millions of homebuyers were hostages to exorbitant bills and estimating that landlords were in line to pocket £4bn from lease extensions. ...
As first-time buyers, can we take out a buy-to-let mortgage? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 06:00:09 AM
.... We live in a salubrious part of Oxfordshire in a house we would never be able to afford to buy without a lottery win. We’ve been lucky enough to have as landlords a wealthy elderly couple, who let us pay probably half the going rate for the area on the unspoken proviso that we don’t bother them about minor repairs and keep the place in good order. ...
Tax raid postponed as ministers rush through finance bill image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 04:42:20 PM
....Also being ditched for the time being is the “Making Tax Digital” initiative originally unveiled by then chancellor George Osborne in November 2015, which was designed to make the tax system more like online banking. This has been controversial because it meant that from 2019, more than three million small businesses and landlords would be required to keep digital records and send quarterly updates to HM Revenue & Customs. ...
Canals offer alternative to London property ladder image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 08:56:18 AM
....It’s not hard to figure out what is fuelling this trend. Research from lettings agent Countrywide indicates the average London landlord charges between £1,289 and £2,318 a month, while Nationwide says the typical first-time buyer needs a £65,600 deposit to get a foot on the property ladder. ...
Low rates, tight margins: the mortgage market looks worryingly familiar image
....First-time buyers are snapping up these offers, probably in many cases with financial support from their parents, to gain their first foothold on the property ladder. A hole in the market has also been carved out for them: new rules imposed on buy-to-let landlords have removed many of the tax benefits they previously enjoyed, pushing them out of the market. ...
Buy-to-let slump puts first-time buyers in the driver’s seat image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of April 2017 05:59:06 AM
. Buy-to-let landlords are finally in retreat in the housing market, leaving young adults in a better position to buy a property, according to the latest data from mortgage lenders. ...
'Vijay Mallya can't avoid the law': Herts villagers on 'fugitive' billionaire neighbour image
....”. The landlord of the Rose & Crown on Tewin’s village green said he had not seen Mallya since he and his considerable staff moved to the village but he had heard him. ...
Yorkshire Building Society launches record low 0.89% mortgage rate image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 11:01:02 PM
....9bn but lower than the figure for March 2016. Mohammad Jamei, the CML’s senior economist, said there had been a shift in lending towards first-time buyer and remortgage customers in recent months, and away from home movers and buy-to-let landlords. ...
Two-thirds of BHS stores lie empty as anniversary of collapse nears image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of April 2017 03:30:44 PM
....The last BHS stores did not shut until August, but the chain’s closure dumped a glut of space, much of it in need of extensive modernisation, on to the market at a time when many retailers are thinking twice about opening new stores. Given the tough climate, many former BHS landlords have resisted taking back their keys from the administrators as doing so would make them liable to pay business rates and other charges on vacant properties. ...
Tenant charged £835 … to scribble a new name on a contract image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 06:00:17 AM
.... One decides to move on so the others search for a new flatmate. The amount of effort put in by the letting agent and landlord? Almost zero. ...
Sensors, scanners and surveillance: at the expo to outfit Trump's border wall image
.... It was the sound of US bureaucracy and capitalism putting bones on a policy conjured in June 2015 when the future president glided down a Trump tower escalator and called Mexicans rapists. The US could further bolster security by applying British-style sanctions against companies and landlords which employed and housed people in the country illegally, Tony Smith, the former head of Britain’s Border Agency, told the Guardian, after speaking on a panel. ...
Estate agents struggling to find homes to sell, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 11:01:10 PM
.... Rics said an overall balance of 3% more surveyors saw a fall in agreed sales rather than an uplift last month. The decline in activity is in part caused by buy-to-let landlords deserting the market ahead of new taxes that began on 6 April. ...
Our high streets don’t need new shops – they need new ideas | Suzanne Moore image
.... Again, though, there are many empty spaces, because business rates and rents are so high. Even the most dedicated gentrifier cannot seem to free up empty places on which absentee landlords sit. ...
Landlord tax changes come into effect TODAY: 'Renting will be more expensive', say critics image
. Two-thirds of landlords plan to increase rents as tax relief for mortgage interest is cut by the Government, research from the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) showed. ...
Tax relief cut doesn’t add up for landlords, plus Bank warns over consumer credit image
....Few fathers can afford to take shared parental leave, say campaigners. Mortgage tax relief cut doesn’t add up for buy-to-let landlords. ...
Leasehold 'nightmare' will cost homebuyers billions, report warns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 06:01:13 AM
. The worsening “nightmare” of the leasehold system in England and Wales is holding millions of homebuyers hostage to exorbitant bills, according to a report by campaign group HomeOwners Alliance, which estimates that landlords are in line to pocket £4bn from lease extensions. ...
Mortgage tax relief cut doesn’t add up for buy-to-let landlords image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 1st of April 2017 06:00:17 AM
. Today will see two of buy-to-let landlord Jamie Brewis’s tenants – a couple in their 60s – having to move out of the bungalow that has been their home for the past four or so years. ...
Retirement villages face crackdown on 'unfair' fees image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 31st of March 2017 10:48:05 AM
....Nevertheless the Law Commission said exit fees worked well for many people, by deferring bills until after they sell their home. "But, in the worst cases, a few unscrupulous landlords are getting away with very high hidden fees buried deep in the small print of a long and complicated lease," said the Law Commissioner, Stephen Lewis. ...
UK banks asked to draw up plans to show they are prepared for Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 27th of March 2017 09:26:41 AM
....Last year banks had £19bn of impairments on credit cards, compared with £12bn on mortgage loans. Consumer credit now poses a greater risk than buy-to-let lending to landlords, which has cooled over the past year. ...
'Bank of mum and dad' making housing market more unfair, study finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 11:01:43 PM
....The report predicts that if the economy weakens, the proportion of first-time buyers being propped up by family will remain at about one third until 2025, but it will boom to 40% by 2029. Theresa May’s government earlier this year strayed from David Cameron’s “home-owning democracy” approach to housing and announced tougher regulation on landlords. ...
'People aren't spending': stores close doors in 'oversaturated' US retail market image
....There is no immediate solution, said Justin Levinson, a former reporter who began creating an interactive map of vacancies last year. He believes landlords with large portfolios have been unable to drop prices significantly without experiencing a ripple effect, so they often prefer to take a loss on one property rather than drop prices across the board. ...
The death of the mortgage salesman is unfortunately premature image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of March 2017 07:00:03 AM
.... What has emerged in recent months is the number of lenders who have introduced “retention fees”. Until now, commissions have largely only been paid to brokers arranging new mortgages for first-time buyers and landlords, or for existing homeowners and landlords remortgaging to a new lender. ...
Ads in the sky image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 12:13:43 AM
....". He is hoping that landlords will grab the opportunity to turn their buildings into revenue-generating digital billboards that are huge, yet physically unobtrusive. ...
Five-minute guide to…The resurgence of first-time buyers image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 12:01:00 AM
. They have been helped by record low mortgage rates, while competition from buy-to-let landlords has dipped following the Government’s tax onslaught. ...
Rents fall for first time in six years image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 09:20:45 AM
....The drop has been due to a big recent increase in the supply of properties becoming available, mainly in London. That was due to some landlords rushing to buy last year before a 3% stamp duty surcharge came into effect. ...
Landlord tax: How to beat new buy-to-let charges coming in NEXT month  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 04:44:00 PM
.... Now rental property investors are increasingly using commercial loans and setting up companies to buy investment property and instead pay corporation tax at 20 per cent, according to the National Landlords Association (NLA). There has been a 500 per cent increase in the amount of landlords setting up a limited company, the trade body found. ...

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