Royal Court of Justice set to hear landlord campaign to overturn tax legislation introduced in 2015 Finance Act (No.2) by George Osborne
Landlords in England have just two weeks until they must begin checking the immigration status of new tenants.
A surprise upswing for the Conservatives has given them an unexpected majority in UK Parliament.
The deadline to protect deposits received prior to 6 April 2007, when deposit protection law came into force, is fast approaching.
The planned introduction of Universal Credit has caused consternation among private landlords.
Scotland joins England & Wales in requiring deposits to be protected within 30 days of a tenancy’s start date.
The government finally agrees to amend a bill which will ensure that letting agents will be regulated.
County court verdict regarding deposit protection legislation might have severe consequences for landlords.
Two law-breaking landlords have made the news this week, reminding us how important it is to observe the law.
Norwich landlord fined for negligence under the POCA for allowing his HMO to fall into a state of disrepair.
Government decides to restrict reach of Immigration Bill proposed in the Queen’s Speech.
We take a look at deposit protection schemes to understand if they are working as they should.
Home Secretary Theresa May has heard concerns regarding new 'right to rent' legislation that will see landlords carry out checks that determine their prospective tenants’ right to reside in the UK.
New legislation means that landlords in England must use updated versions of certain prescribed forms.
New measures to tackle immigration were outlined in Queen's speech on 8th May 2013.
Consultation released on proposed Bill that would require landlords to check tenants’ right to live in the UK.
HMRC targets BTL investors and homeowners who have not declared profits on the sale of non-residence properties.
Don’t miss our rundown of important changes to landlord law due to take effect in the coming weeks.
The Deregulation Bill 2015 has been passed into law, changing how landlords must deal with security deposits and section 21 evictions.
Margaret Burgess announces a PRS tribunal for settling tenancy disputes, CIH Scotland are “disappointed”.
Landlord licensing scheme, approved by councillors of an East London borough last year, came into force on 1 Jan.
London Assembly calls for reform of private rental sector in order to avoid a return to “Dickensian conditions”.
London estate agents face investigation after report shows them discriminating against tenants based on race.
After a public consultation in Scotland, it has been made clear that no premiums may be charged by letting agents.
Shelter identifies that one in ten landlords or letting agents are not conducting required gas checks.
Change to Immigration Bill could stop disqualified tenants from living in landlord properties rent-free.
The South East private rental market has joined a list to be targeted by HMRC taskforces in the coming year.
A surprising change of policy from Boris Johnson sees him lend support for regulatory reform for letting agents.