News & Views in Landlord

How can landlords refresh a rental property for £500?

With these expert tips landlords can spruce up a property effectively for relatively little money.... more

Investment Property of the Month: May

Our top investment property this month is a modern apartment in Chelmsford.... more

Investment Property of the Month: March

This month's top investment opportunity is a group of high-quality apartments in Sunbury.... more

Investment Property of the Month: February

Our Investment Property of the Month for February is a stylish one-bedroom flat in Ocean Village.... more

Investors rushing to buy-to-let market before new stamp duty rules

Imminent changes to stamp duty regulations mean there is a rush to invest in property.... more

Investment Property of the Month - January

A two-bedroom flat in Manchester provides a great investment opportunity this month.... more

Top 10: Our most eye-catching homes of 2015

The ten most intriguing and beautiful homes of 2015 have been revealed.... more

Investment Property of the Month: December

This two-bedroom apartment in Southampton provides an excellent buy-to-let opportunity.... more

Investment Property of the Month: November

Cyberquay is an exciting development in Manchester that will create 204 new apartments. ... more

Investment Property of the Month: October

Our Investment Property of the Month for October is a flat in Bournemouth.... more

Investment Property of the Month: September

Our golden investment opportunity this month can be found in Warrington.... more

Five key legal changes imminent for landlords

The five major legislative changes that will affect landlords from England over the coming months.... more

Can you benefit from becoming an ‘accidental landlord’?

Becoming an accidental landlord is not uncommon and can be rewarding.... more

What should you do if your letting agent goes bust?

Seeking a letting agent with experience and ARLA membership is a good move.... more

Landlords, how can you maximise your buy-to-let profits?

There are several expenses landlords can claim back against the taxman.... more

Thriving market makes letting in Faringdon a lucrative option

A booming market in Oxfordshire is good news for prospective landlords.... more

Why summer is the perfect time to let your family home

Family homes are in incredibly high demand during the summer months.... more

Reviewing your financing could save you thousands

Landlords should always analyse the value of their current mortgage deal.... more

Which properties are most popular with landlords?

Semi-detached houses are experiencing a surge in demand from landlords.... more

Buy-to-let investors, what should you look for in an area?

Picking the right property is key to a successful buy-to-let project.... more

Spring clean your legal and financial affairs

Having a spring clean of your legal and financial papers is a positive step. ... more

10 point checklist for new landlords

We take you through all the rules and regulations of letting... more

Landlords enjoy lowest void periods since 2002

Void periods are at their lowest point since 2002.... more

Golden opportunity awaits landlords in north Hampshire

There are many reasons to become a landlord in north Hampshire right now.... more

Cleaning ‘the number one cause of landlord v tenant disputes’

Cleaning causes the highest number of disputes between landlords and tenants.... more

Introducing the rise of the ‘granlord’

Granlords are taking the property market by storm at the moment.... more

Capital Gains Tax changes affect UK residential property

New Capital Gains Tax regulations will affect people living outside the UK.... more

Quarter of tenants ‘expect to rent for life’

Many people in the UK enjoy renting as it offers flexibility and choice.... more

Capital appreciation worth £177bn to landlords

Landlords across the UK are benefiting from capital appreciation. ... more

How to avoid a dispute over mould

Mould can be a costly issue, so preventing it should be a priority.... more

Leaders predicts property market highs in 2015

Leaders predicts a bright 2015 for the sales and lettings markets.... more

Trusting your rental income…

There are several reasons for landlords to set up a Trust.... more

What must you remember when buying a student house?

Investors should do their research before buying a student house.... more

Are you contributing to the part-time landlord boom?

A large number of part-time landlords are emerging in the UK market.... more

Jo White looks at the most tax-efficient way to own property

Property needs to be owned and managed carefully... more

Top five tips for buy-to-let success

Follow our guide if you want to make the most of a buy-to-let investment.... more

Jo White tiptoes through the property lettings tax minefield

Letting or selling a property can have major implications.... more

Getting your rental property ready for winter

There are many steps to follow in order to get a property ready for winter.... more

Compulsory agent redress scheme does not go far enough

New redress regulations are welcomed, but may not go far enough.... more

How can you keep your tenants happy?

Carrying out repairs and resisting huge rent rises are key to satisfying tenants.... more

Buy-to-let investors ‘driving mortgage market upturn’

More people are realising buy-to-let properties are an extremely lucrative investment.... more

Weighing up the pros and cons of a fixer-upper vs ready-to-let

According to a recent survey by HSBC, a buy-to-let property in perfect condition will make a better investment than one requiring renovation... more

Lucrative opportunity awaits owners of Brighton flats

Owners of small flats in Brighton can enjoy a great return in the lettings market.... more

Landlord’s plight a useful reminder of gas safety importance

Landlords have been warned that failing to meet gas safety standards is a risk.... more

Tax aspects of joint ownership

The tax implications of letting a property can be significant, so do your homework.... more

Five top tips: How to improve a rental property

Improving a property can help landlords to enjoy a greater return.... more

Quality properties 'are key to success in letting'

Quality properties are a crucial factor in a successful lettings market.... more

Buy-to-Let is a safe and successful investment

Many people with capital are finding the best place to put their money is property.... more

Taking the risks out of letting for landlords

Strong rents and high demand have made letting residential property an attractive investment.... more