Category - Landlord Tips

The Cost Of An Empty Property

If you have a void period, yes, you’re missing out on rental income – but don't forget there are also extra costs that can rack up.

HM-uh-O

How is extended mandatory licensing going to impact HMO landlords?

Piling On The Pounds

More landlords than ever are taking out additional loans against their properties - but why?

Interest Rates Heading Up

For more than nine years, the base rate has been no higher than 0.5%. Now that it’s widely being forecast to rise at least three times by the end of 2019, what does that mean for landlords?

Don’t Get ‘Zuckerberged’!

Data protection legislation is changing. While you probably won’t get publicly lambasted to quite the same extent as Facebook for breaking the rules, here’s what you need to know so you don’t get into hot water.

Efficiency Drive

It's now illegal to let homes with an EPC rating below 'D' It's not too late to improve

Gas ‘MOT’

There's a new ‘MOT-style’ approach to annual gas inspections coming into force from 6th April.