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Landlords Can Maximise Rental Income And Avoid Costly Legislative Changes With Short-Term Lettings

With changing legislation, tightening tax rules, increased costs and seasoned landlords apparently exiting the market, it’s no wonder why more and more landlords are instead opting for short-term holiday lets. Even day-to-day homeowners (in other words, those who wouldn’t consider themselves landlords or property investors) are finding the option of hosting guests for a short-term… Continue Reading

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Five Tips For Finding Your Perfect Home

So, you’re stepping onto the property ladder or you’re already on the property ladder but you’re due for an upgrade, you’re looking for your forever home, looking for your dream rental, whatever you’re doing… You want to find your next home but with a shortening of supply, increasing demand, sky-rocketing house prices and cash-rich investors… Continue Reading

4 Buy To Let Tips for Property Investors and Landlords

Following on from Buy To Let in Leicester: Everything You Need To Know in 2018, we felt it would be a fantastic opportunity to share these four tips to consider if you’re looking for to purchase your next Buy To Let property. 1. Location Location is perhaps the most important consideration when buying an investment property,… Continue Reading

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Thinking Of Buying A Second Home? What Is SDLT?

You want to know about SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) when buying your second home. You’re looking at buying a second home and you’ve landed here. The reason you’ve landed here is perhaps you’re doing your due diligence and finding out everything you need to know before making that second purchase or perhaps you’ve made… Continue Reading

Is Your Tenant’s Deposit Protected? Tenants Can Check…

How To Check If Your Deposit Is Protected Under the Housing Act 2004 (updated 6th April 2007) your landlord or the managing agent of your property has been legally obligated to protect a tenants deposit within 30 days of receipt, failure to do so could result in heavy penalties. Also required by law is for… Continue Reading

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Number of New Landlords Increasing Despite Challenging Market

With regulation tightening on the private rented sector, rising costs of compliance and increased tax legislation, it’s no wonder why private landlords are exiting the market or selling at least one investment property. However, a London based estate agent carried out some research which found the number of landlords entering the market is increasing and… Continue Reading

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Revamp for Leicester Market And Christmas Traders Call To Register Interest

Leicester Market Refurbishment A year-long programme to transform Leicester’s historic outdoor market starts this month. Under the £1.8 million scheme, all of the market’s stalls will be replaced and new LED lighting installed. An attractive wooden canopy edging will give the market a fresh look, while helping to protect shoppers and traders from the wind… Continue Reading