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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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2014 – The Year Of The Landlord?


Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Landlord? The year ahead could be one of the best times to be a landlord in the UK, with strong tenant demand for rental property predicted to continue and property values expected to rise healthily until at least 2016. Last week Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney predicted [...]


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Landlords Risk Increasing Rent Arrears


Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Rent Guarantee Insurance Reduces Arrears Risk Private rented sector landlords who don’t use Rent Guarantee Insurance are at increased risk of suffering tenant rent arrears, as rent debt becomes the fastest growing debt problem in the UK according to one charity – The Money Advice Trust. The charity claims that the number of private rented sector [...]


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Thousands Of PRS Tenants Bury Head In Sand Over Financial Worries


Thursday, January 9, 2014

One in 11 PRS Tenants Worry About Affording Rents Increasing numbers of private rented sector tenants who haven’t enquired about Rent Guarantee Insurance are living in fear of not being able to afford their monthly rental payments. Thousands of PRS tenants without Rent Guarantee Insurance have started 2014 anxious about whether they will be able [...]


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Wishing Landlords And Letting Agents A Very Merry Christmas


Wednesday, December 25, 2013

 Merry Christmas! As this year comes towards its end, all the staff from all the teams at Legal 4 Landlords would just like to publicly say THANK YOU to all landlords, lettings agents and property management agencies for your continued support throughout 2013. This year has been a very exciting year for Legal 4 Landlords [...]


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What Landlords Want for Christmas


Monday, December 23, 2013

Landlord Christmas Present Ideas There are some things that all UK private rented sector landlords want that just can’t be wrapped. The Christmas wish list for landlords could be endless however below are some tips on how landlords can get the gifts they really want! No Rent Arrears During the festive season it is likely [...]


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Take Action To Protect Rental Income


Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Buy-To-Let property investors and portfolio landlords need to take positive action to protect rental income Private rented sector landlords and Buy-To-Let property investors in the UK are feeling the pressure as the average Buy-To-Let rental yield in the UK has fallen by 10% over the last year as rising property prices force down rental returns. The [...]


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Rent Arrears Are Biggest Debt Problem In UK


Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Landlords Without Rent Guarantee Insurance Suffering Financially As Rent Arrears Increase Again The Money Advice Trust, the national debt advice charity has reported that tenant rent arrears are now the fastest growing debt problem in the UK.  Private rented sector landlords who don’t use Rent Guarantee Insurance to protect their rental income are suffering massive [...]


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Avoid Rent Arrears This Christmas


Thursday, December 12, 2013

Landlords Need To Take Action Now To Prevent Rent Arrears Many UK private rental sector landlords without rent guarantee insurance may find that a number of their tenants will choose to put Christmas before paying the rent, leading to increased financial pressure for landlords and the threat of eviction for non paying tenants. Tenants often [...]


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Protect Rental Income


Thursday, November 28, 2013

Rent Guarantee Insurance Protects Rental Income Many UK private rented sector (PRS) landlords already know the financial strains that can be caused when tenants are late paying the rent because rent arrears not only restrict a landlords cash flow, they are one of the most common reasons landlords and letting agents evict tenants from rental [...]


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