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Rent Increase Guide for Landlords and Tenants 2024: Rules for increasing rents in the UK

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Reading Time: 6 minutes As the cost of living in the UK continues to rise, everyone is feeling the pinch. Rent increases are becoming increasingly common across the country, with many landlords opting to […]

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Renting Homes Wales Act: New Legislation Guidance for Welsh Landlords and Tenants December 2022

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Reading Time: 21 minutes This article provides guidance on the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016, in force from 1 December 2022. Why is the Renting Homes Wales Act 2016 needed?  To make things easier […]

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Renters (Reform) Bill 2024 – What landlords and tenants need to know

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Reading Time: 9 minutes The Renters (Reform) Bill is a proposed piece of legislation, introduced by the Government on 17 May 2023. The Bill recommends landmark rental reforms that – once enacted – will have […]

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12 Changes You Can Expect in 2022: New Landlord Rules & Regulations for Buy-to-Lets

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Reading Time: 8 minutes New landlord rules and announcements are on the cards for 2022. Tax changes, licensing for short-term Scottish lets and amended rules for smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are confirmed – […]

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House Viewing Checklist 2024: What to Check When Viewing a House

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Reading Time: 4 minutes House viewings may seem daunting for tenants and homebuyers alike, particularly if it’s your first time renting or buying. It’s easy to look around a house, but what should you […]

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Renting Out Property in 2024: Why Do People Become Landlords?

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Renting out property is a big decision and can be challenging. So why do people become landlords? Some fall into it accidentally, whilst others choose a buy-to-let for extra income […]

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Landlord Mid-Term Inspections: What are they and why do I need one?

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Reading Time: 6 minutes A mid-term inspection is a formal check of your property during tenancy. It’s a useful exercise for both landlords and tenants. Landlords can ensure their property is being well looked […]

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