Category: Buy-to-let

In the survey of over 1,000 tenants, only a small minority (9%) said that the legislation had made no difference at all. Since April 2007,…

Steve Olejnik, head of sales at Mortgages for Business said: “Next week sees another Bank of England Base Rate decision and with the Bank of…

Looking back over the last six months, 44 per cent of landlords have experienced rental arrears. This goes some way to explaining the significant rise…

With millions of savers languishing on savings rates of less than 1%, residential investment property could potentially offer significantly better returns, according to Heron, as…

In the ARLA Members’ Survey of the Private Rented Sector for the first quarter of 2009, more than double the number of agents reported that…

Shelter, Citizens Advice, Crisis and the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) are raising the alarm over growing numbers of private tenants who face eviction with…

In the last few months four of the largest buy-to-let lenders have confirmed that they will only accept buy-to-let applications from FSA regulated brokers –…

Speaking in the latest edition of UK Landlord, Mr Salusbury reiterated the need for landlords not to over-extend themselves financially. Although he confirmed rental demand…

These less popular locations, which can boast competitive rentals and good connections into major towns and cities, have moved up the popularity stakes, reporting an…

I would welcome the regulation of the buy-to-let market in terms of bringing loans under the treating customers fairly rules. Arrears in the buy-to-let sector…