27 March 2020
There’s growing concern across the lettings sector about the buy to let mortgage market seeing lenders pull product ranges, tighten lending criteria and widen margins.
08 January 2020
Some 26 per cent of buy to let investors plan to sell one or more of their properties in 2020 according to a survey by insurance firm Simply Business.
26 November 2019
Two specific elements of Labour’s tax proposals, outlined in its manifesto, could “drive a nail into the coffin of buy to let” warns a leading financial adviser.
02 October 2019
The number of landlords looking to sell properties decreased slightly between Q2 and Q3 2019, according to a survey by Paragon.
20 September 2019
New research indicates that the majority of property investors in the UK have their plans on pause for the next six months until there is clarity over Brexit and any possible stamp duty reform.
11 September 2019
An influential think tank says Capital Gains Tax on buy to let properties and second homes should be levied at the higher rate of the income tax of the owner.
09 September 2019
More details have emerged about Labour’s controversial proposal to allow private rental tenants that right to buy their landlord’s property, at a discount – even if the owner does not want to sell.
06 September 2019
One in six landlords is seeking to reduce the size of their portfolio in the next 12 months and around half of all buy to let owners believe the recent tax attack on the private rental sector is leading to a reduction in investors.
10 May 2019
A damning report on taxation in the private rental sector (PRS) has accused the treasury of appearing not to understand ‘the basic principles of taxation’.
02 May 2019
A quarter of private landlords are looking to sell at least one property over the next year according to new research out today.