Insurance Premium Tax Rise Due On 1st November 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Insurance Premium Tax Increase Will Have Direct Affect On Landlord Profits As you may already know, the Government declared in the 2015 Summer Budget that there would be an increase in Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) for all insurance policies taken out by individuals and companies in the UK. This will affect the cost of landlord [...]

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Our Landlord Clients Expect Excellence As Standard

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Legal 4 Landlords: Leading By Example Legal 4 Landlords are specialists within the lettings industry. Rather than deal with Landlord Tenant Disputes alongside all other cases, we have separated the area, allowing specialisation, streamlining of processes and built a team with one aim: To work for our Landlord clients and deliver the results they need [...]

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Can Anyone Get Buy To Let Mortgages?

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Buy to Let Mortgages Are Not Difficult To Get The Mortgage Market Review (MMR) has made obtaining residential mortgages more difficult for some borrowers and the financial affordability tests imposed by lenders are also being applied by specialist lenders to buy to let mortgages too, slowing down the purchasing process for many landlords. Many landlords [...]

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Protect Your Property Investment With The Right Insurance Policy

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Landlord Insurance Can Help To Protect Your Property Investment The latest band of bad weather to hit the UK has highlighted the need for having the appropriate insurance in place to ensure that your most valuable asset is protected should the worst happen. UK landlords cannot rely on standard home insurance and MUST have appropriate [...]

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Things That Go Bump In The Night

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

 A spooky Halloween tale from Legal 4 Landlords   In a House of Multiple Occupation (HMO) in Gravesend, on a dark stormy Halloween evening, the residents gathered in the communal lounge drinking and discussing ghost stories…  One young male tenant claimed that an old man who used to own the large house they lived in was [...]

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Are you switched on to tenant checks?

Friday, September 23, 2011

It’s great to see that more landlords are carrying out tenant checks before new tenants move onto their properties. We see so many cases of landlords coming to us for debt collection or eviction services that could have been avoided if full tenant checks had been carried out. Landlords can limit their risk of damage [...]

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Freshers’ Week warning about Landlords Insurance

Monday, September 12, 2011

September marks the influx of student tenants in rented accommodation up and down the country. If you have properties housing students – make sure you have the correct insurance in place ahead of move-in dates. It goes without saying that although renting to students can be financially rewarding, it can come with problems and they [...]

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