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By Katie Todd

Back in July, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a Green Homes Grant Scheme as part of the government's £3 billion energy efficiency plan. The scheme, open from 30th September 2020, provides partial funding for

In July 2020, chancellor Rishi Sunak introduced a Stamp Duty holiday across England. On 3rd March 2021, this holiday was extended until 30th June. During this time, first-time buyers and those replacing their

If you keep up to date with the latest goings-on of the private rental sector, you’ve probably came across the Fifth Money Laundering Directive several times over the last couple of months. But

For first-time landlords and tenants, the holding deposit process can often raise a few questions. When is the deposit returned? Why isn't it classed as a tenant fee? Why do I need a

As a landlord, it seems you never hear the end of electrical regulations, gas safety and EPC requirements - but what's the deal when it comes to water? In this article, you'll find

In 2018, EPC requirements changed for landlords through the introduction a minimum energy rating of 'E' or above for new tenancies. In 2020, along with several other regulations in the rental sector -

As a landlord, you have a duty of care to your tenants that you must fulfil. Within this duty of care, you have a legal responsibility to ensure that your property is safe

As we're half way into the first month of 2020, it's vital that landlords and investors know what this year has in store for the property sector. To keep you in the loop,

In January 2020, the government announced the much-anticipated introduction of mandatory electrical safety inspections for private landlords. The new regulations, titled The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020,