The latest LSL rent survey shows that rents fell in November for the first time since March. But a new analysis of rental data shows that rents are actually down overall since the start of the credit crunch.
The communities and local government committe are inviting submissions from interested parties in relation to the regulation of private rented housing and rent levels in this sector.
Many buy-to-let investors are planning to make further investments in the coming year, hoping to provide a stable income and improve post-retirement finances. Both house and rent prices set to rise in 2013.
The census figures have shown a Britain that is changing. Home ownership is in decline, with the private rented sector mopping up the many thousands that are priced out of purchasing their own household.
A Lib Dem MP tables a motion for regulation of all letting agents; Zoopla donates large sum to Shelter, who have been pushing to end letting agent fees; and ARLA respond to Shelter's PRS reports.
The aim of this article is to provide a strategy, framework and literature review that will assist in completing the overall question – Should letting agents in England be regulated?
A new survey has shown that mobile phone coverage is an important factor for tenants when choosing a property. Another study shows that some landlords are now taking the risk of going without insurance in order to cut costs.
During the Christmas period we will be open most days between 10 am and 5 pm apart from Xmas day, Boxing Day, and New Years Day.
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