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Property advice.

Finding and Choosing a Buy to Let Property

Things to consider when selecting a property - a lot of it applies to a property purchased for yourself to live in too.

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Fire safety.

Fire Safety Standards For Houses Converted into Self-Contained Flats

This article covers the minimum fire safety standards for houses converted into self-contained flats 2 or 3 storeys and above, including attic and basement flats.

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Fire safety.

Fire Safety Standards for HMOs of 3 Storeys or Over

This article outlines the minimum fire safety measures required to be undertaken in HMOs of 3 storeys or over.

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Fire safety.

Fire Safety Standards for HMOs of 2 Storeys or Under

This covers the traditional bedsit type house shares with all occupiers on their own tenancy agreements.

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Fire safety.

Fire Safety Standards for Flats Over Shops

Flats over shops are higher risk because of the use underneath (which might be high risk) and limitations of exit routes compared to single-use dwellings.

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Landlord law.

Transfer Your Possession Order to the High Court

Transferring your possession order to the high court will allow you to use a private bailiff to evict your tenant - an action that is becoming more and more common as waiting lists for court-appointed bailiffs grow longer.

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Recent Posts

Rent Controls & What They Mean To You As a Landlord

Rent controls have been tried in the past and are being proposed again by the Labour Party. This...

Change to Capital Gains Tax Rules For Landlords

On 6th April 2015, capital gains tax rules for landlords changed. Read this article to find out...

The Deregulation Act 2015 - Section 21 Notices and Revenge Evictions

What the new Deregulation Act means for the serving of Section 21 notices on your tenants.

Superstrike Tenancy Deposit Ruling Overturned

One of the provisions in the new Deregulation overturned the appeal judge's decision in the...

How To Be A Landlord With No Money Down

This is the property get rich quick scheme that never goes away. It works for some - but can it...

Landlords: Watch Out For Scam Rent to Rent Companies

Rent to rent can be a minefield at the best of times, but you should beware of that fact that it...