Category: Buy-to-let

The move will see both firms promoting each other’s products and services to buy-to-let landlords and property investors. Smartlandlord is a website designed exclusively for…

The survey showed a sharp drop in the balance of surveyors reporting a rise in new lettings instructions. The balance fell from +21% in April…

Danger of buy-to-let time bomb

Enquiries for buy-to-let mortgages increased by nearly 50 per cent since August 2008, whilst available products have diminished by over 70 per cent over the…

Mynlalandlord.org.uk has been designed by the NLA to allow tenants to check whether their landlord abides by the highest standards of residential property letting. David…

These unscrupulous landlords are passing themselves off as members of professional landlords’ associations that adhere to a code of practice. The National Landlords Association (NLA),…

ARLA’s research shows that 80 per cent of its members’ offices have seen property being rented out rather than sold. This figure has dropped from…

Under new proposals announced by Housing Minister John Healey, people renting from landlords who fail to inform banks they are letting out their property will…

“Whatever spin can be put on these figures to make them look better than they are, it is obvious that the rate at which new…

Buy-to-let was disproportionately affected by the severe disruption to wholesale funding and structured finance, as many lenders relied on securitisation to fund their lending. The…

Vincenzo Rampulla, Public Affairs Officer, commenting on the latest CML figures, said: “We have seen no increase in property possessions in six months and arrears…