The effects of burst pipes can be devastating, including flooding, mould and extensive damage to homes forcing tenants out. In this post, we’ll look at common causes for burst pipes and tips for preventing burst pipes in rental property.
The recent Autumn Statement, delivered on 22 November 2023, saw the Chancellor outline plans for the year ahead, with a number of measures designed to ‘help grow the economy’. But which of them will affect private landlords?
The long awaited Renters (Reform) Bill aims to deliver "safer, fairer, and higher quality homes", faster redress for landlords, and more details on letting to tenants with pets. Here’s a look at the proposals included in the Bill.
Sometimes there may be opportunities to invest in a property or let one out that you already own that is not necessarily ‘standard’. Here’s a look at what’s involved in letting out properties that can’t be classed as standard.
From April 2023, new eligibility rules for business rates will kick in for self-catering properties in England and Wales. Failure to meet these rules will see second homes becoming eligible for council tax, missing out on potential business rate relief.