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New codes of practice for letting and managing agents

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The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has announced that a code of practice and an independent regulator will be introduced for letting and managing agents in England, specifically […]

#HowDoI Evict My Tenant

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In Rocket Lawyer’s #HowDoI series, I’ll give you step-by-step instructions to solve common legal issues many people have.

Half of landlords affected by removal of wear and tear allowance

Wear and tear allowance

Almost half (47 per cent) of landlords will be affected by the removal of the annual wear and tear allowance, according to new findings from the National Landlords Association (NLA). […]

Landlords urged to consider costs to measure returns

Landlord costs

Costs associated with the annual running and upkeep of a buy-to-let property – including letting agent fees, maintenance, repairs, marketing fees and mortgage interest – amounts to an average of […]

NLA makes it easier for tenants to check their landlords

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The National Landlords Association (NLA) has launched its initiative to enable tenants to check if their landlord is accredited. Providing a simple method for tenants to check whether their landlord […]

Check your tenant has the “Right to Rent” or you could face a fine

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A new scheme being piloted in the West Midlands means private landlords could face heavy fines if they fail to check whether new tenants have the right to rent in […]

New scheme to protect the capital’s growing army of tenants

Boris Johnson, Mayor of London has announced a new initiative that seeks to bring a degree of regulation to the rental sector in the capital – the London Rental Standard […]

6 things to consider before renting a room to a lodger

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If the thought of renting out a spare room conjures worrying images of Rigby in Rising Damp then think again.  Not only could a room in your property bring in […]

Renting out your spare room – a good idea, but plan ahead

Property Law at Rocket Lawyer

With the cost of living continuing to rise, and pay rises struggling to keep pace, renting out your spare room might seem like an easy way to raise some extra cash. […]