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Good News for Leaseholders?

Tuesday 09 July 2019

In July 2019, Mark Hayward, CEO of NAEA Propertymark, discussed Leaseholds with BBC Breakfast and the plight it has become for those who are currently leaseholders. But Government plans are already being discussed to prevent homeowners being caught in a leasehold trap in future. Read More...


Changes to Leasehold Houses and a New Homes Ombudsman

Monday 08 July 2019

The Government has announced that plans are now in place to abolish leaseholds on new-build houses sold in England, with the date for these plans yet to be confirmed. A New Homes Ombudsman is also going to be created for the UK to tackle problems faced by new-build owners. Read More...




The Tenant Fees Act 2019 – A Guide for Tenants

Friday 31 May 2019

From 1 June 2019, the Tenant Fees Act comes into force in England, meaning landlords and letting agents cannot charge additional fees that are not considered “Permitted Payments”, under the Act, to tenants. Here you can find all the important changes that come into place, and make sure that your landlord or letting agent isn’t breaking any rules when it comes to what you pay. Read More...


Improving the house buying process in England

Monday 20 May 2019

The Government is looking to make buying and selling homes in England cheaper, faster and less stressful. Read More...




A guide to Tenancy Deposit Protection (TDP)

Tuesday 14 May 2019

Before renting a property, tenants will usually hand over a security deposit to a landlord or letting agent. This money protects the landlord should a tenant break any terms of the rental agreement. Read More...


Landlord Safety Responsibilities – It’s More Than Smoke Alarms and Gas Checks

Tuesday 30 April 2019

There are around 145 laws, and over 400 regulations, that need to be followed to legally let a property in England and Wales, but when it comes to your responsibilities as a landlord the safety of your tenants must be your top priority. Read More...


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Advice to Help Sell Your Home

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Advice for Tenants

Browse guides containing valuable information highlighting some of the pitfalls that you can easily avoid as a tenant. Read More...

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