LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Landlord Today

25/10/2016

Buy-to-let landlords undeterred by Brexit and tax changes

Four out of five landlords plan to carry on investing in buy-to-let properties, a survey has revealed.

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Estate Agent Today

25/10/2016

Khan reveals London has 270,000 homes un-built but with consent

London's Labour mayor Sadiq Khan says some 270,000 homes in London have been granted planning permission but have not yet been built - 70,000 were approved in the past year alone.

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Letting Agent Today

25/10/2016

Available properties to let now at 18-month high says ARLA

Members of the Association of Residential Letting Agents are reporting stock at an 18 month high. 

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Hazel de Kloe

24/10/2016

Is this the death of buy to let?

As yet, the shock impact of Brexit is yet to be fully felt in real terms across the country and wider world. Hazel de Kloe discusses how the past can and will inform the future of buy-to-let.

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Estate Agent Today

20/10/2016

Sentiment survey shows 'second steppers' are optimistic

Confidence amongst 'second steppers' - those aiming to sell up to move to larger homes - is improving according to a survey from the Clydesdale and Yorkshire banks.

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The Property Franchise Group

20/10/2016

2016 has been great for buy to let, and the time to act is now

Rightmove's latest housing data has shown that buy-to-let enquiries have 'soared' 30pc since May, suggesting that investor demand may be returning...

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London & Country

20/10/2016

Is it a good time for landlords to review their mortgage?

Buy to let landlords could be forgiven for thinking that they've been on the receiving end of tough changes in the market recently, however, things seem to be improving. Here, London & Country investigate whether now is the time to review their mortgage.

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Estate Agent Today

19/10/2016

House prices still rising - but is there Brexit trouble ahead?

Data just released from the Land Registry shows that the average price of a property in the UK is now £218,964 after a rise of some 8.4 per cent over the past year.

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Letting Agent Today

19/10/2016

Next year's buy to let tax change will hit almost half a million

The National Landlords Association claims that changes to buy to let mortgage interest tax relief being introduced in six months time will hit well over 400,000 people. 

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Landlord Today

19/10/2016

Associations slam Welsh government's decision to continue 3% stamp duty surcharge

Landlords and lettings agents have expressed disappointment at the Welsh government's decision to press ahead with proposals for a 3% stamp duty surcharge on additional homes, including buy-to-let properties.

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Letting Agent Today

19/10/2016

Industry bodies wary of yet more rental sector licensing

The Association of Residential Letting Agents has responded to the latest government recommendations for tighter controls on the private rental sector by saying that the call for yet more licensing of Homes in Multiple Occupation just won't work.

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Landlord Today

19/10/2016

Britain's highest rental yields: the top 10 postcodes for buy to let

The huge rush to acquire buy-to-let property in the first quarter of the year ahead of the stamp duty change deadline at the start of April illustrated the growth in popularity of buy-to-let property as an attractive investment at a time of low interest

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