Category: Buy-to-let

This is the only BTL fixed deal without early repayment charges currently available on the market, according to Godiva. • 5.35% Flexx Fixed mortgage until…

The net balance of chartered surveyors reporting rising rather than falling rents in the three months to January 2010 was zero. This follows five quarters…

March has always marked the beginning of the spring increase in property values, but the Halifax and Nationwide Building Societies both reported a drop in…

Rents rise for landlords

The average rent in the UK reached £658 per month, 3.2% higher than a year ago, roughly in line with inflation. Yields on buy-to-let property…

The company, which has just published its latest (March 2010) data, reported a 53% leap in distressed buy-to-let investors struggling to pay their creditors. Typical…

The proposal to increase the AST threshold had been broadly welcomed as an attempt to offer greater clarity and transparency for landlords and tenants. However,…

This figure is slightly higher than the result for the same poll conducted last month, which stood at 57%. Survey respondents leaving comments stressed the…

But not all landlords are the same, so the Treasury and FSA must resist the temptation to impose “one size fits all” regulation, warned David…

Commenting, Chris Norris, policy manager, NLA, said: “It is reassuring that these proposals will be available across all types of tenure. However, privately rented property…

The service was unveiled at the 2010 ARLA Conference in conjunction with sister products NAEA Mortgages for residential purchases and ICBA Mortgages for the commercial…