When it comes to rental property, the risks are a great deal higher than with regular residential property. Here we take a look at the top landlord insurance claims, and what to do to avoid the risks behind them.
Changes to Right to Rent checks are on the cards from April this year. A permanent online solution will replace the current regime, allowing checks to continue to be carried out remotely, but with enhanced security, and for all nationalities.
Social and private landlords are to be subject to stricter rules around smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, as a new legal requirement is set to be introduced making it compulsory to fit alarms in all types of rented accommodation.
Making Tax Digital (MTD) for landlords is something that’s been on the horizon for some time now, but soon it will be time for buy-to-let landlords turning over £10,000 per year plus to begin reporting tax quarterly, and filing online.