800,000 Tenants In Arrears From First Lockdown, Bailiff Evictions Ban Extended...

The Landlord Association Chairman was discussing the latest developments with Brooklyn Law boss Simon Butler about the latest issues in the rental market following...

Gas Safety Certificates – Overview

Gas safety check records and what to keep What has to be recorded? As a minimum, the record of a gas safety check must contain: a...

How To Legally Evict Your Tenant (GUIDE)

The two types of assured shorthold tenancies The following advice only applies to shorthold tenancies. The two types of assured shorthold tenancies are: 'periodic' tenancies – these...

Checkatrade.com for Landlords

Landlords, Find a Tradesperson Using The Search Tool Below TLA & Checkatrade.com When Landlords need a tradesperson, Checkatrade is their first stop. Every tradesperson has to...

Rents On The Rise, Tenancies Concluding Quicker As Rental Demand On...

The UK rental market is continuing to see strong demand, which is causing rents to increase and the time it takes landlords to let...

The Covid Knock-On Effect Is Targeting All Landlords & Letting Agents

A leading agent has been in touch with EAT to vent his frustration at the government for extending most of the current Covid restrictions...

Eviction Ban Ended On 1st June – But It Isn’t That...

The government has confirmed that the ban on bailiff-enforced evictions, introduced as an emergency measure during lockdown, will end on 31 May. Bailiffs have been...

Higher Corporation Tax Unlikely To Impact Limited Landlords

Limited company landlords are unlikely to change their ownership arrangements despite the chancellor’s move to raise corporation tax. The tax change from 19 to 25...

All Tenancy Disputes – Brooklyn Law

Landlord and Tenant   As a Landlord you may wish to recover a property and evict your tenant. This can be done by serving a Section...

BE WISER – LANDLORD INSURANCE DEALS

Get A Quote From Be Wiser > As a Landlord what insurance cover should I arrange? Buildings As a basic insurance cover the buildin should be insured...

Stamp Duty Extended to 31st June

The Chancellor will give away half a billion pounds to second homeowners and landlords through the stamp duty holiday extension. Labour analysis reveals this could...

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What is a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO)?

A house in multiple occupation is a house occupied by people who do not live as a single household. This can include bedsits, shared...

Protecting Your Boiler With Home Emergency Cover

Most home emergency insurance add-ons, provide some cover for boiler and heating repairs but watch out for seasonal restrictions – Axa, for example, doesn’t...

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim...

I am insuring the buildings, does this include fixtures and fittings?

Landlord fixtures and fittings, including communal television and radio receiving aerials, satellite dishes and communication equipment, fixed glass, fixed sanitary ware and other related...

I Own A Flat In A Block Of Flats And The...

As the owner of a leasehold property you are not usually required to insure the buildings however you are still legally liable for the...

What Is An Interested Party?

An interested party is any other person or organisation with a financial interest in the property, such as a mortgage provider. TAKE ACTION:

What is meant by the term “used for commercial purposes”?

"Commercial purposes" is defined as any type of business being operated from the insured property. As our Landlords Insurance policy is designed to cover...

What happens if I insure my property for a lower sum...

If you are under insured then your insurers are only liable to pay a proportion of your claim. For example if your sum insured...

Will My Cover Continue If The Tenant Moves Out?

Our policies do provide full cover for a period of either 30 or 90 days depending on the cover that you purchase and subject...