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PRS Rents Increased 3% In 2014


Tuesday, January 27, 2015

PRS Rents Rise In 8 Out Of 10 UK Regions New data released by LSL property services shows that average rental prices in the UK’s private rental sector increased by 3% during the whole of last year, despite the slight dip recorded at the end of the year. PRS rents dropped by 0.1% in December [...]


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UK PRS Rental Prices Fall From Record High


Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Separate Indices Report PRS Rental Prices Reach Record Highs As Well As Falling Rents There are conflicting reports being circulated by leading property specialists regarding the amount of rent being charged in the UK’s private rented sector (PRS) during October 2014. According to the latest buy to let index data published by LSL Property Services, [...]


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65,000 PRS Tenant’s In Severe Rent Arrears


Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Number Of PRS Tenant’s In Severe Rent Arrears Drops Another 9% New data published by LSL Property Services shows that in the third quarter of this year, the overall number of private rental sector (PRS) tenants who are in severe rent arrears has dropped 9%, when the figures are analysed year on year. The drop [...]


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Landlords With Rent Protection Insurance Are Reaping Rewards


Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Rent Protection Means Severe Rent Arrears Fall Again The number of private rented sector tenants in the UK who have fallen into severe rent arrears has dropped by 35% in last 12 months, equivalent to 35,000 tenants. The improvement has been attributed to the increasing use of rent protection insurance by landlords who are keen [...]


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UK Property Values Still Climbing


Tuesday, June 3, 2014

UK Property Values Up 7.3% Since April 2013 Property investors and portfolio buy to let landlords are enjoying capital appreciation of their rental property assets as new figures show that UK property values are still increasing. Despite reports on the slowing of property price rises in the UK property market, new data from the April [...]


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Drop In Number Of PRS Tenants In Rent Arrears


Wednesday, April 9, 2014

UK PRS Rental Arrears Fall The number of UK private rented sector (PRS) landlords reporting tenants with severe rent arrears has dropped by over 35% during the last 12 months according to new data gleaned from LSL’s latest buy-to-let index. The fall in the number of private rented sector tenants facing severe rent arrears could [...]


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Growing Concern Over PRS Rent Arrears


Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Over 67,000 PRS Tenants In Severe Rent Arrears  There have been a number of reports published in recent months by various agencies regarding tenant rent arrears in the UK’s private rental sector (PRS), with the findings making grim reading for landlords who don’t have Rent Guarantee Insurance.  LSL property services latest Tenant Arrears Tracker shows [...]


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Buy-To-Let Boom To Continue In 2014


Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Landlords Expect Availability Of Buy-To-Let Mortgages And Tenant Demand To Increase In 2014 UK private rental sector landlords and buy-to-let property investors know that the rental property boom looks set to continue growing in strength during 2014 as a recent survey of private rented sector landlords discovered that almost six in ten UK landlords are [...]


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PRS Rental Prices Stabilise


Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Average private rental sector (PRS) rents hardly changed since May 2013 The latest buy-to-let index from LSL Property Services shows that growth in buy-to-let landlord rental income has dropped below the inflation rate, for the first time in 5 years, despite the continued strong tenant demand. The LSL buy-to-let index shows that PRS rents have [...]


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Fall In Renting Costs


Thursday, March 21, 2013

The cost of renting in the UK private rented sector (PRS) fell in England and Wales during February, according to a recent report published by LSL property services. Recent figures showed that the cost of renting in the UK PRS during February was 0.1% less when compared to January 2013; however the overall price of [...]


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