Category: Buy-to-let

These comments came after David Cameron laid a parliamentary motion calling for new shared housing planning permission requirements to be scrapped. John Denham continued his…

The survey of UK tenants revealed that a staggering 36% are renting properties that have out-of-date gas safety certificates. Even more worrying, 26% of tenants…

According to the Investment Property Databank (IPD), the property industry’s metric, the double-digit 2009 UK residential total return is the third consecutive year in which…

The Q1 research from the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) shows that insufficient supply of good quality property means that the private rented sector…

The quarterly snapshot of the private rented sector and buy-to-let market shows that 12% of landlords are planning to purchase in the second quarter of…

Warning for landlords

FCC Paragon, part of the Paragon Advance group of companies, has recorded the highest number of rent warranty claims they have ever had, with just…

Previously this product was available at +3.85% above base for two years, and has now been cut to +3.35%. The new product details are as…

This is according to Upad.co.uk’s latest Rental Confidence Index. This result is unchanged from the same poll conducted the previous month. Survey respondents who left…

“A key measure of value is the initial yield on the IPD Index, which got as low as 4.6% at the peak of the bull…

This is according to Landlord Assist, who says that whilst there are signs of optimism in the market, private landlords still face growing rent arrears…