Do you know your obligations and responsibilities as a landlord? Ever changing regulations can lead to you unwittingly breaking the law so it's vital you're up to date.
The tax position surrounding owning property can be complex. This guide explains some of the tax issues surrounding property investment to illustrate how making small changes could save you money.
Handing the reigns to a letting agent is an important decision, but what exactly does a letting agent do and how can you find one that's right for you?
Letting agents across the UK hold an estimated £2.7 billion of clients’ money. CMP gives you the peace of mind that your money is safe whilst it's being held by the agent.
There may come a time when eviction is the only and final option so we have compiled this list of what, and what not to do. We have also outlined the eviction changes as a result of Covid-19.
To help you assess whether any damage is in excess of fair wear and tear, an inventory check should be completed and agreed with the tenant at the start of the tenancy.
To help you get to grips with what’s expected, we have outlined the main safety concerns you need to be aware of and the legal obligations you must adhere to.
The electrical safety standards came into force on 1 June 2020. They set out new rules to ensure all fixed electrical installations are safe and maintained correctly.
Research has shown that more than one in three private landlords did not know it was their responsibility to get gas appliances checked.
A tenant who has fallen into rent arrears can be a distressing time for both the landlord and tenant. Follow our steps to help you resolve the situation smoothly.
Check a prospective tenant so you can make an informed decision about whether to rent your property to them. Reference checks include credit eligibility, employer checks and previous landlord references.
There can be a lot to get your head around when it comes to property. We've put together a list of common terms to help you beat the jargon.