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800,000 Tenants In Arrears From First Lockdown, Bailiff Evictions Ban Extended To March 2021

The Landlord Association Chairman was discussing the latest developments with Brooklyn Law boss Simon Butler about the latest issues in the rental market following the emergence of Covid-19. They worryingly realised that that...

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 description of and the location of each appliance or flue...

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 run week by week or month by month with no...

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 pass up to 12 checks to join and Checkatrade checks...

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

The UK rental market is continuing to see strong demand, which is causing rents to increase and the time it takes landlords to let a property to decrease. The strong desire to move during the...

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 - and he says that indirectly they will cause damage...

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

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 asked not to carry out an eviction if anyone living...

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 per cent, announced in the Budget and due to take...

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 21 or a Section 8 Notice.   Section 21   A landlord may regain...

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 for the cost of rebuilding the property, not the market...

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 have built nearly 3000 social rented homes – half the...

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