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Tom Entwistle has invested in and developed commercial and residential properties since 1979 and later founded LandlordZONE back in 1999. editor@landlordzone.co.uk
The Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002 provides a right for leaseholders to acquire the freehold landlord’s management functions by transfer to a company set up by them – the Right To Manage (RTM) company.
In an apparent re-run of Harold Wilson’s 1970s investment income tax surcharge, Labour plan to re-introduce such an additional layer of tax to what is termed “unearned income”. The Wilson Labour government applied an...
A Rent Repayment Order (RRO) is an order that allows a tenant or local authority to reclaim rent or housing benefit where a landlord rents out an unlicensed property such as a house in multiple occupation (HMO).
According to a recent report by estate agents Hamptons, over the last four years the number of landlords operating their buy to let business through a limited company has doubled. There were 47,400 new...
Just as residential landlords are contemplating the costs of bringing older properties up to the proposed new standard - very likely EPC band “C” required by December 2025 - so too are commercial landlords.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has decided to waive late filing and late payment penalties for Self-Assessment taxpayers for one month – giving taxpayers the extra time, if they need it, to complete their 2020 to 2021...
Compulsory EPC band “C” by 2025 causing confusion There have been recent confusing reports put out that from 2025, all newly rented properties in England & Wales will be required to have an EPC...
Data collected by BPF, the investment property owners association, shows that build-to-rent developments accounted of around 4% of all new homes completed last year, and in London that figure rose to 20% at the end of last...
An example of the difficulty of prediction is the conclusion to a detailed study recently published on the private rented sector by the London School of Economics (a study commissioned by the NRLA) “Individually...
The house sales market has at last turned sluggish after the stamp duty holiday boost set house prices soaring during lockdowns, but finding suitable properties to rent has become a nightmare for many people.