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Tenant Demand Increases For Post-Lockdown Moves
 

Tenant Demand Increases For Post-Lockdown Moves

Landlords are seeing a big rise in tenant demand as people begin planning for a post-Coronavirus lockdown move, a survey reveals.

The findings from Zoopla's Rental Index highlights that in the first tw

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:43:52
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Student Landlords Asked To Relax Rents
 

Student Landlords Asked To Relax Rents

Student bodies in the UK are urging landlords with student accommodation to relax rents amid the Covid-19 crisis.

In Canterbury, the students' union says it is 'immoral and unjust' for student accommodation pro

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:41:27
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74% of Landlords Fear Tenants Can't Pay Rent
 

74% of Landlords Fear Tenants Can't Pay Rent

Landlords around the UK say they have been contacted by worried tenants to say they are unable to pay their rent this month, a survey reveals.

The findings from Landlord Action highlights that millions of

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:38:32
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Student Landlords Facing Growing Rent Strike Protest
 

Student Landlords Facing Growing Rent Strike Protest

Student landlords are increasingly facing the prospect of a rent strike after hundreds of students joined forces in protest at student accommodation providers refusing to cancel rents for the summer term.

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:23:51
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How Landlords Can Help Tenants During The Covid-19 Crisis
 

How Landlords Can Help Tenants During The Covid-19 Crisis

Landlords across the UK can help their tenants in a number of ways during the Covid-19 pandemic, one firm of accountants says.

And with many landlords facing financial uncertainty over whethe

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:20:54
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Call to Suspend Rents During Coronavirus Pandemic
 

Call to Suspend Rents During Coronavirus Pandemic

The government is being urged by renters' union to step in and suspend all rents in the UK during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The unions say that tenants are having to choose between putting food on th

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:16:51
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Call for landlords to understand Universal Credit
 

Call for landlords to understand Universal Credit

With landlords around the UK facing the prospect of a huge jump in the number of tenants applying for Universal Credit, a call has been made for them to understand how this will impact them.

Followin

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:09:14
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Student Landlords Urged To 'Reconfigure' Property
 

Student Landlords Urged To 'Reconfigure' Property

Student landlords who are facing long void periods since students were ordered home from universities and colleges, should reconfigure their student accommodation to suit mainstream tenants, one firm says.

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:06:39
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Landlords Urge Government To Offer Rent Clarity
 

Landlords Urge Government To Offer Rent Clarity

While the Government has made clear that tenants cannot be evicted by landlords as part of the Coronavirus Act 2020, landlords say that more clarity is needed over the paying of rent.

The call comes fr

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 14:03:53
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Landlords Worry As Students Head Home
 

Landlords Worry As Students Head Home

With university students returning to parental homes, landlords across the UK are being urged to ‘remain calm’.

The call comes from one student housing provider who says many students will still be receiving loa

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 13:51:20
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Lost Rents Could Cost Btl Landlords £15bn
 

Lost Rents Could Cost Btl Landlords £15bn

Landlords across the UK face losing up to £15bn in lost rent because of the Coronavirus pandemic, research reveals.

The findings from Ome, a deposit replacement scheme, reveal that should landlords have a te

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 13:48:12
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Tenancy Deposit Guidance Updated
 

Tenancy Deposit Guidance Updated

Tenancy deposit protection guidance for tenants and landlords in England and Wales has been updated by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme.

The update is aimed at helping tenants, landlords as well as letting agents understan

     
Posted by on 29/04/2020 13:45:28
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Half of all UK landlords look to exit PRS
 

Half of all UK landlords look to exit PRS

Nearly half of all buy to let landlords in the UK are looking at selling up and leaving the private rental sector, research reveals.

The findings from Aldermore Bank reveal that 48% of the 1,000 landlords th

     
Posted by on 14/04/2020 13:26:39
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Financial Help For Landlords Hit By Coronavirus Urged
 

Financial Help For Landlords Hit By Coronavirus Urged

With growing numbers of landlords and tenants being affected by the coronavirus pandemic, two organisations are urging the government to offer financial help.

However, landlords may be forced int

     
Posted by on 14/04/2020 13:14:21
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Tenants Have Been 'Hit Hard’ By Btl Tax Clampdown
 

Tenants Have Been 'Hit Hard’ By Btl Tax Clampdown

The government's buy to let tax clampdown has hit tenants the hardest and there are clear warning signs of a looming rental crisis that are being ignored, two organisations warn.

The National Landlor

     
Posted by on 14/04/2020 13:11:04
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