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    How To Prevent Damp From Affecting Your Landlord’s Rental Properties In The Eastbourne Area

How To Prevent Damp From Affecting Your Landlord’s Rental Properties In The Eastbourne Area

Damp can have a disastrous effect on properties, particularly if left for a long period of time. If you leave the problem too long it could cost you a fortune to fix and you don’t want to have to […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Eastbourne|Comments Off on How To Prevent Damp From Affecting Your Landlord’s Rental Properties In The Eastbourne Area

Are Prices Rising Too Fast in the East of England?

Sharp Year on Year Increase

Recent figures show that the East of England has become the prime market in the UK property industry. The region’s property market has seen the sharpest increase in asking prices in the UK, which has […]

By |July 7th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on Are Prices Rising Too Fast in the East of England?
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    4 THINGS EASTBOURNE LANDLORDS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE BUY-TO-LET TAX CHANGES

4 THINGS EASTBOURNE LANDLORDS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE BUY-TO-LET TAX CHANGES

Buy-to-let investment may no longer be as profitable a venture as it used to be in the UK. That’s because the government is introducing new tax changes that will change some of the financial implications of running your buy-to-let […]

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In 2015 Rental Prices Grew at Fastest Rate Since 2011

A recent study suggests that fears of potential doom and gloom in the private rented sector are now firmly behind us, with rental prices growing faster than any other year in the last four.

The report, commissioned by estate agents […]

By |February 15th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on In 2015 Rental Prices Grew at Fastest Rate Since 2011
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    BTL Landlords Progress Legal Challenge Over Tax Relief Changes

BTL Landlords Progress Legal Challenge Over Tax Relief Changes

Two landlords, Steve Bolton and Chris Cooper, are mounting a legal against the government’s new policy on tax relief for BTL landlords.

The new policy, brought into law in 2015, bans BTL landlords from offsetting the costs incurred in mortgage […]

By |February 15th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on BTL Landlords Progress Legal Challenge Over Tax Relief Changes

Tax Changes Will Lead To Rent Increases

A poll of buy-to-let owners carried out by the Deposit Protection Service (DPS) suggests that rental prices will increase as a result of the higher taxes landlords are facing in future.

In the summer, the government announced that the amount […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on Tax Changes Will Lead To Rent Increases

More People Investing In Homes As Interest Rates Remain Low

Low interest rates and the increasingly favourable buy-to-let mortgage products in the market today mean the appetite for property investment is higher than ever. Official industry data has shown strong house sales figures in the past few months and […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on More People Investing In Homes As Interest Rates Remain Low
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    Renting Has Taken Over: Fewer Brits Live In Their Own Properties

Renting Has Taken Over: Fewer Brits Live In Their Own Properties

PRS in the UK is now more active than ever.  Figures provided by Eurostat shows that the number of people that own their homes is one of the lowest across the continent.

A few decades ago, the number of people […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on Renting Has Taken Over: Fewer Brits Live In Their Own Properties

Keeping Your Tenants Happy-What You Need To Know

For landlords and letting agents the importance of keeping tenants happy cannot be overemphasised. Happy tenants make life easier and ensure the profits keep rolling in. Such tenants will decide to stay beyond the expiration of their original tenancy, […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on Keeping Your Tenants Happy-What You Need To Know

Lettings Jargon What Does It All Mean?

Are you a landlord or tenant confused by some of the lettings jargon? This piece explains some of the most commonly used terms that you will come across.

Break Clause

This clause is often inserted in a fixed-term tenancy, especially if […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Eastbourne|Comments Off on Lettings Jargon What Does It All Mean?