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Published: Monday 04 January, 2016 / Rental market

Buy to let 2015: the year in review

From product boom and pension freedoms to tax clampdowns, regulation and everything beyond, read our review of the buy to let market in 2015.

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Published: Friday 02 October, 2015 / Rental market

September 2015 – What we talked about

Global market turbulence, new laws for landlords and top tips for investors – review the key issues affecting landlords in September 2015.

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Published: Thursday 06 August, 2015 / Rental market

Landlords risk losing tenants if they raise rents

New research suggests that landlords may risk losing their tenants if they raise rents; however, landlords remain confident that arrears will remain stable.

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Published: Monday 17 June, 2013 / Rental market

'Generation rent' anticipates social divide

Halifax’s third annual Generation Rent report highlights continued pessimism among the UK’s young renters, with over one fifth of renters having already given up on the possibility of owning a home.

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Published: Monday 22 April, 2013 / Rental market

ARLA reports increased tenant demand

ARLA’s survey for the first three months of 2013 has shown that tenant demand for rental property has increased.

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Published: Monday 18 February, 2013 / Rental market

Remortgages drive up BTL lending in 2013

Figures from an industry body show that 2012 saw the highest level of buy to let lending in four years.

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Published: Thursday 23 August, 2012 / Rental market

UK must invest in build to let

The chairman of a private equity group has released a report supporting 'build to let' rental properties.

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Published: Thursday 20 September, 2012 / Rental market

Spain plans on helping their landlords

Spanish government is planning to help BTL landlords and private rental market by allowing significant tax relief.