Category: Buy-to-let

Buy-to-let should be focus

Commenting on the latest research on the buy-to-let market from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), Chris Norris, policy manager, NLA, said: “The reported…

Time-to-let for landlords

A survey of residential landlord investors revealed that the average number of properties held per landlord rose from 6.3 to 7.0 in less than a…

Commenting on the FSA’s MMR, Bux said, “I really do not feel that buy-to-let needs to be regulated. These types of mortgages are based on…

MMR: ARLA is unconvinced

“The FSA appears to recognise the critical role that the buy to let market has to play in supporting the UK’s housing needs in the…

Although increased protection for smaller, less experienced landlords may be welcome, professional landlords who treat their lettings as a business do not require the same…

Legislation dictates that larger houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) require a mandatory licence, introduced to ensure appropriate living conditions are maintained in larger properties and…

The Property Divestment Scheme has been designed for landlords who either want to dispose of their property portfolios in order to exit the market or…

Speaking at a joint reception at the Conservative Party Conference between Crisis, the national charity for single homeless people, and the National Landlords Association (NLA),…

The latest quarterly survey by Paragon Mortgages shows that landlords expect, on average, a 0.8% increase in the value of their portfolios over the coming…

Chief Executive, Adam Tyler commented: “There have been numerous calls for the sector to be regulated, but I am unsure as to what people think…