Category: Buy-to-let

Eaves (pictured) has been with The Mortgage Lender since its launch in 2016 and this promotion is his second since joining the company as a key account manager before its launch.

A court ruled that a landlord who seeks to repossess property where the Home Office tells them a tenant does not have the right to rent, is breaching equalities law because it discriminates on the basis of nationality.

Benham and Reeves looked at data from PropertyData based on the average property price and rental potential of each postcode.

Undercover reporters emailed and met landlords in response to ‘free’ adverts for rooms and were told to get the free room they’d have to perform sex acts.

When considering the annual gain in house prices along with the increase in rental yields, an investment in the sector a decade ago would have brought a 92% return today, higher than the 60% return that investing in gold would have brought and the 16% increase in cash or the -4% drop in fine art.

TBMC unveils website

The website hosts a range of tools constructed for intermediaries to help their landlord clients.

Nationwide Intermediary Solutions scooped Lender of The Year, Carrington took home Overall Broker of the Year and Aldermore won Specialist Lender of The Year.

Paul and Nikki Bewley bought a bungalow in Weston-super-Mare for £200,000 in January 2017, which was found to have issues with asbestos and central heating. The building was demolished with a new home being built in its place.

Quinn joins from Secure Trust Bank where he was BDM for the bank’s central region. Prior to this, he was BDM at West Bromwich Building Society. Quinn is replacing Harriet Smith who recently joined Crystal Specialist Finance.

They will pay tenants up to one week’s rent for liaising with prospective renters and carrying out viewings.