Category: Buy-to-let Landlords

All the latest news and updates relating to buy-to-let landlords and the private rented sector, from regulatory changes to new trends across the industry.

EPC rent rise
Trending News
Eleanor Harvey

Could EPC improvement costs cause a rent rise for tenants?

As landlords consider the costs of making their rental homes more energy efficient, a rent rise could be on the cards as a knock-on effect. Energy efficiency in rental homes continues to be a hot

landlord licences
Buy-to-let Landlords
Eleanor Harvey

Landlord licences: check whether you need to obtain one to operate

Next month, 11 new landlord licensing schemes will come into effect across the country. Landlords who don’t comply with the new requirements could face hefty fines. For many in the buy-to-let industry, landlord licences can

void periods bridge gap
Buy-to-let Landlords
Eleanor Harvey

What are void periods and why do they matter to landlords?

Recent news that void periods are shortening across the rental market is welcome news in the sector, with time between tenancies costing landlords much less. The UK’s private rented sector continues to show its strength,

uk buy-to-let uk rents
Buy-to-let Landlords
Eleanor Harvey

UK buy-to-let rental market reaches record high of 8.7m homes

Things have been moving quickly in the UK buy-to-let property market, with more long-term renters pushing up the figures as the sector swells. New research has revealed the full extent of the growth in the

buy-to-let mortgages
Mortgages & Money
Eleanor Harvey

Good news for investors seeking buy-to-let mortgages in 2022

For landlords or new investors looking at their borrowing options, buy-to-let mortgages have started to look much more appealing. Average maximum loan sizes available to buy-to-let landlords in the UK market have grown by 13%

Property type flat house
Buy-to-let Landlords
Eleanor Harvey

Which property type is best to invest in right now?

Alongside location, property type is probably one of the most important things to factor into any good investment decision. But which one is best? Buy-to-let property investors come in all shapes and sizes, from ‘accidental


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EPC rent rise

Could EPC improvement costs cause a rent rise for tenants?


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