Renting Jargon – 50 Lettings Definitions for Landlords and Tenants in 2023
Reading Time: 9 minutes Residential lettings can be confusing. With over 160 laws and regulations related to renting, there’s a lot of complicated jargon thrown around. Landlords and tenants can not be expected to […]
The new HMO property laws and buy to let
Reading Time: 3 minutes What is a HMO? House in multiple occupation, or HMO, is a property shared by a number of unrelated people on a room basis. They used to be referred to […]
Banning Order on Rogue Landlords & Agents
Reading Time: 5 minutes On 6 April 2018, the Government introduced banning orders on rogue landlords and letting agents, barring those who commit certain housing offences from working in the lettings industry whilst placing […]
Landlord Registration, HMO & Selective Licensing
Reading Time: 8 minutes Compliance with landlord registration, HMO & Selective Licensing legislation is vital if you intend to rent out private properties in the UK. Not least as it protects your lettings business […]
The danger of buying a property for conversion to an HMO.
Reading Time: 5 minutes “Romney shot himself in the foot this week, then re-loaded, and shot the other foot” – Affan Chowdhry Most universities were built before most of us were born and, just […]
Landlords! Do you need a HMO licence?
Reading Time: 3 minutes House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) is a commonly used term in property letting. However, few landlords really understand what it means and whether it applies to their rental property. What […]