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Nigel Lewis

Nigel Lewis
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Nigel Lewis is a property writer and editor with a 27-year track record working for national newspapers, magazines, websites and also leading content media agencies and portals. nigellewis67@gmail.com
Half of all buy-to-let property purchases are now bought through a limited company as increasing numbers of landlords seek to avoid paying the mounting tax bills levied on those who buy as individuals. Last...
Landlords have complained for many years that incoming housing ministers have little or, usually, no experience of the property market. But not so with latest arrival Eddie Hughes. Not only does he claim a...
Peterborough Council is preparing to repeat its extensive selective licensing scheme covering nine areas of the city, for another five years. Its first scheme, introduced in December 2016, runs out on 31st October and...
A borough council has issued its highest ever fine to a landlord after he refused to get a licence for his HMO and was later found to have committed 33 offences.
Nearly three-quarters of Scots don’t want their government to pass new tourism rules until the pandemic is over, according to a new Airbnb poll. The online lettings platform is currently trying hard to stave...
Landlords with commercial property now have a new voice in government following the launch of an All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Regeneration & Development. Established by Hertfordshire rebel Conservative MP Gagan Mohindra (pictured),...
The triple whammy of Covid and the government’s tax and regulatory clampdown appears to be depressing the lettings market, as new figures show a drop in landlord activity across the UK. RICS’s monthly housing...
The government has vowed to push ahead with plans to phase out gas boilers by 2035 (2025 for newbuilds) and promised there would be enough heat pumps and installers to go round. During a...
Every time a government minister extends the evictions ban or modifies the rules, a collective groan of frustration can be heard from many landlords. While most understand that struggling tenants need to be...
Ome is part of the Hamilton Fraser family, a Deposit Replacement Scheme re-imagining renting through pioneering transparency and choice. Ome allows renters to reduce the upfront costs associated with renting by replacing traditional deposits...