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New Landlords Take Unessessary Risks


Thursday, September 17, 2015

New Landlords Don’t Understand The Legal Requirements Of Property Rental According to new research conducted by a leading UK insurer there has been a huge upsurge in the number of landlords in the UK, however the majority of these new landlords have entered the private rental sector accidentally and many have failed to understand the [...]


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Do Rental Property The Right Way Or Don’t Do It At All


Wednesday, March 11, 2015

What Rental Property Risks Are Landlords Taking? New research conducted by Liverpool Victoria (LV) landlord insurance, has revealed that there has been a significant surge in amateur landlord numbers across the UK, as more and more people attempt to boost their earned incomes by renting out properties privately without using a letting agent, however many [...]


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Landlords Fed Up Of Paying For Property Repair Bills


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Landlords And Tenants Can Avoid Costly Property Repair Bills With Tenant Liability Insurance Many UK private rental sector landlords are getting well and truly fed up with having to pay for property repair bills for their rental assets due to damage caused by tenants, even if the problem was caused by accident. Up to 30% of [...]


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Tenant Liability Insurance Is Best Method For Protecting Tenancy Deposits


Thursday, August 14, 2014

Tenant Liability Insurance Can Help To Protect Tenants Deposits The old saying that 90% of accidents happen in the home may be an over-used cliché but specialist Tenant Liability Insurance cover is the most effective way of protecting a tenant’s deposit as well as covering letting agents and landlords in the event of problems too. [...]


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Sick Of Financially Struggling When Tenants Don’t Pay The Rent?


Tuesday, November 12, 2013

  Over 30% of UK private rented sector landlords struggle to pay bills if tenants don’t pay the rent. A survey commissioned by the National Landlord Association (NLA) has discovered the dangerous financial situation that some landlords are operating their rental business in and the results highlight the need to ensure that tenants always pay the [...]


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Private Rental Sector Tenant Numbers Double


Thursday, July 11, 2013

Home Ownership Figures Drop Sharply in last 10 years New census figures reveal that the number of private rental sector tenants has doubled, whilst the proportion of people who own their own home has fallen dramatically. The latest figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) show that one in five families in England, (1.2 [...]


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Landlord Insurance Means Peace Of Mind


Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Landlord Insurance protects rental property assets UK private rental sector (PRS) landlords need to protect their buy-to-let property investments and landlord insurance is just one aspect that can be well worth the initial financial outlay. Rental property is an important, income producing asset for PRS landlords, and some degree of financial protection is required to [...]


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Landlords Gas Safety Responsibilities


Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Landlords Warned To Obey Gas SafetyLaws Or Face Prosecution Landlords need a better understanding of the laws regarding the safety of tenants in private sector rental accommodation, or they may find that non compliance with any of the prescribed regulations can render their Landlord Insurance invalid. UK Landlords have a moral duty and legal responsibility [...]


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Landlords Happy With Positive Growth Of UK Buy-To-Let Market


Friday, August 3, 2012

Landlords are extremely positive about the current state of the UK Buy-To-Let market, according to a recent survey carried out by CHL Mortgages. According to the survey 71% of respondents were positive about the growth and stability of the UK Buy-To-Let market. 5% remained negative about the sector’s growth and stability. The positive mood from [...]


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Developers Encouraged To Build To Rent


Friday, February 24, 2012

New home builders and property development contractors may be encouraged to build new exclusive rental only housing estates where none of the properties will be for sale. The UK Government are exploring the idea and it could mean the introduction of a separate planning class for new-build residential property that will be rented out, and [...]


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