Arnie Newington

Registered with Property118.com
Monday 28th November 2016


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 90

Arnie Newington

8:58 AM, 29th January 2020
About 4 weeks ago

BBC1 Panorama - Cashing in on the Housing Crisis

"Cashing in on the housing crisis" would be a good name for a programme about Shelter.... Read More

Arnie Newington

15:37 PM, 5th January 2020
About 2 months ago

First time landlord tax return confusion?

Hi Rachel

The tax year runs to 5 April 2019 and should be on an accruals basis.

This means you would include all of your income from the first tenant and the rent for the period 21 March 19 to 5 April 2019 for the second tenant.

I would recommend buying Carl Bayleys how to avoid property tax for details of the various expenses you can deduct from this income but if you have any straight forward questions I would be happy to help.... Read More

Arnie Newington

12:42 PM, 22nd November 2019
About 3 months ago

Labour Manifesto - Attack on the PRS

At least Labour put in their manifesto what they are going to do.

The Tory attack on landlords came two minutes after they won the election and was not in the manifesto.... Read More

Arnie Newington

9:06 AM, 11th November 2019
About 4 months ago

As a Landlord in the General Election I intend to vote for:

Labour know that tenants are more likely to vote labour and owner occupiers are more likely to vote tory. The idea that labour are going to introduce policies to create more Tory voting owner occupiers is unlikely.

I think John McDonnell is just grandstanding whilst the tories have calculated that landlords are collateral damage and will vote for them anyway.... Read More

Arnie Newington

8:18 AM, 9th November 2019
About 4 months ago

As a Landlord in the General Election I intend to vote for:

It depresses me that so many landlords are going to vote Conservative.

Osbourne and Cameron had an emergency budget straight after the election to introduce section 24 tax. This measure was not in the Conservative manifesto and was a massive betrayal of landlords.

Since then May and Hammond did not revoke this unfair tax and there is nothing to suggest that Javid and Johnson will revoke it either.

In my opinion landlords should only vote for a party that promises to revoke section 24 or abstain.... Read More