Legal AdviceMake Text Bigger
This Legal Advice section of our website provides links to some of the best legal minds and services available to landlords and associated professionals in the UK.
Personalised Advice on Evicting Tenants
The risks associated with illegal eviction, missed rent payments and possible damage to your property if tenant eviction is badly handled are significantly reduced by paying for professional advice or services.
More advice is available from our sponsors who provide a variety of services in relation to evicting tenants and general advice on tenant eviction and recovery of debt.
HMRC charge tax on the beneficial ownership of rental profit and capital growth from rental properties, HOWEVER, mortgage lenders take their security against legal ownership. It has been possible to split legal and beneficial ownership of property since the days of the Christian Crusades.
If you operate a “Guaranteed Rent” business model (AKA “Rent to Rent”) or you are an owner of a property which you are looking to let on this basis and would like to purchase a professionally drafted lease to offer to property owners then look no further.
UPDATED – 28th May 2019 – this is still as valid today as it was when first published on 21st August 2014.
I have just helped my brother to draft a Surrender of Tenancy Agreement, you can download a copy at the foot of this article
Around 200 landlords and agents have purchased the legal template document for Deed of Assurance and many have said it has been a “game-changer”.
I try to promote it from time to time on Property118 but what I really need is for Government and tenant lobbying groups to get behind raising awareness of it too.