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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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Property Damage Doesn’t Have to Be A Costly Issue


Thursday, September 3, 2015

PRS Landlords Forced To Make insurance Claims Over Tenant Property Damage Research by the National Landlords Association (NLA) suggests that over 400,000 private rental sector (PRS) landlords have been forced to claim on their landlord insurance policies due to rental property damage caused by tenants over the past 12 months. The research indicates that almost [...]


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High Proportion Of Tenants Experience Rental Property Issues


Thursday, July 23, 2015

60% Of PRS Tenants Experience Rental Property Problems  Over half the tenants in the UK’s private rental sector have reported facing a number of serious issues with their rental property according to a new study conducted by Ocean Finance. The research conducted among 2000 tenants of private rented sector properties discovered that an astounding 60% [...]


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Landlords Face Increasing Rental Property Operational Costs


Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Landlords Missing Out On Vital Income Because They Fail To Calculate Rental Property Operational Costs Correctly According to recent data gathered independently by a UK based property investment company and a national letting agency chain, almost 1 in 8 landlords fail to calculate many of the true running costs of their rental property portfolios when [...]


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How Landlords Can Ensure The Rent Is Paid


Thursday, January 8, 2015

1 in 3 Tenants Without Rent Protection Insurance Struggling To Pay Rent New research by the National Housing Federation (NHF) has found that 3 Million tenants in the UK’s private rented sector (PRS) who’s landlords don’t have rent protection insurance, are still struggling to pay their rent. According to the study: 31% of tenant couples [...]


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2015 Could See Landlords Expanding Rental Property Portfolios


Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Over 50% Of UK Landlords Seek To Expand Rental Property Portfolios In 2015  There is a great deal for private sector landlords with rental property portfolios to get excited about in 2015, according to the latest research carried out by an online letting agent. Residential property prices continued to rise last year, despite the doom [...]


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Protect Rental Properties From Tenant Damage


Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Landlords Warned To Expect Damaged Properties At End Of Tenancies 28% of UK private rented sector (PRS) landlords have been forced to rectify damage to rental properties caused by tenants during the last 12 months, effectively wiping out any potential annual profits made by landlords without Tenant Liability Insurance. The results of the research commissioned [...]


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Landlords Can Still Profit From Booming Rental Market


Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Rent Protection Helping Landlords To Profit From PRS Letting Boom Private rental sector landlords in the UK are profiting from the booming rental market, with income generated from tenant’s rental payments estimated to exceed £32 Billion (GBP) this year, and landlords with Rent Protection Insurance have even more to smile about because they have been [...]


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PRS Landlords Need To More To Protect Themselves


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

PRS Landlords Not Doing Enough To Protect Themselves Thousands of UK private rental sector landlords are leaving themselves exposed to some of the worst tenants around by failing to carry out basic tenant reference checks, periodic inspections and enforcing the terms of tenancy agreements, according to a national survey conducted by insurance firm AXA. The [...]


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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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