Landlord News

9:12 AM, 13th May 2021
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The temporary adjustments to the right to rent check introduced on 30 March 2020, due to COVID-19, are ending. From 21 June 2021, you must check the prescribed documents as set out in the right to rent code of practice and the landlord’s guide, published on GOV.UK at: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/landlords-immigration-right-to-rent-checks. This means that when carrying out a document check you must be in possession of the original documents.  You can no longer acce

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16:33 PM, 12th May 2021
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Renters will continue to be supported as national COVID-19 restrictions ease, with longer notice periods in place until at least October, Housing Minister Christopher Pincher announced. As part of a phased approach, notice periods – previously extended to 6 months as an emergency measure during the pandemic - will be set at four months from 1 June. This will offer tenants continued protection throughout Step 3 and into Step 4, which will begin from 21 June at the earliest. Su
15:57 PM, 12th May 2021
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“Laws (to modernise the planning system) will be brought forward, along with measures to end the practice of ground rents for new leasehold properties.” The above statement is detailed further in the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill The purpose of the Bill is to: Tackle the inconsistency and ambiguity of ground rents for future leaseholders. The Government is legislating to require that –for the first time –ground rents in residential long leases will have no fina
15:31 PM, 12th May 2021
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15:25 PM, 12th May 2021
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15:17 PM, 12th May 2021
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I could do with some input, please. I’m buying a tenanted property and I don’t want to use the existing agent, but the tenants are still in the tenancy agreement with them, as set up under the previous owner. The tenants have already paid rent for the next two months to the agent who are deducting their charges...
15:12 PM, 12th May 2021
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My tenant has asked to change their rent payment date as they have a change of wage payment date, which I am happy to do if it helps the tenant. Do I need to produce a variation of the terms document for them to sign as the rent payment date is stated in the rental agreement?...
15:09 PM, 12th May 2021
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One of my tenants found an unknown vehicle parked in his allocated car parking space. After extensive enquiries, we found out that it was another tenant of mine who was responsible for this. Despite promises from the other tenant to move this car...
17:13 PM, 11th May 2021
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My Government will help more people to own their own home whilst enhancing the rights of those who rent. Laws to modernise the planning system, so that more homes can be built, will be brought forward, along with measures to end the practice of ground rents for new leasehold properties [Planning Bill...