The Liberal Democrats in Bradford want to introduce a licensing scheme to drive up standards of rental accommodation.
Date: 27 March 2014 Category: Managing Your Tenancy
A hospice has benefited to the tune of £16,500 after a group of solicitors wrote wills in exchange for donations.
Date: 25 March 2014 Category: Wills
Half of tenants are under 34 and the number of tenants claiming housing benefit has risen from 19% to 25% in the last 5 years.
Date: 21 March 2014 Category: Tenancy Agreements
The London borough of Haringey is witnessing the fastest rising rents of any single location anywhere in the capital.
Date: 18 March 2014 Category: Managing Your Tenancy
New research by Halifax has shown that property owners save an average of £1,488 every year compared to renters.
Date: 17 March 2014 Category: Tenancy Agreements
Less landlords experienced void periods last year, and the average void period had also decreased at 59 days.
Date: 13 March 2014 Category: Managing Your Tenancy
New research by Countrywide shows that 56 per cent of landlords live within ten miles of their rental property.
Date: 11 March 2014 Category: Landlord Services
Would-be landlords can apply to the £1 billion fund to build rental homes in cities such as Manchester and Liverpool.
Date: 10 March 2014 Category: Landlord Services
4 in 10 landlords bought rental property to cover their pension, as more people back away from traditional investments.
Date: 7 March 2014 Category: Property Tax
Qantas is the latest firm to roll out a redundancy scheme, wanting to cut 2,500 jobs worldwide.
Date: 6 March 2014 Category: Employment Contracts
1 in 10 tenants are in danger from gas safety issues, while 1 in 11 are living with an electrical hazard.
Date: 4 March 2014 Category: Property Guides
Landlords are angered by councils charging licensing fees, with the RLA calling the costs a "creeping plague" on landlords.
Date: 3 March 2014 Category: Landlord Services