Buy-to-let

As we enter 2017, the tide has truly turned against Britain’s buy-to-let landlords. First, George Osborne discouraged [...]

11 January 2017
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Politics is a strange world, and the year’s events (Trump, Brexit and elsewhere in Europe) are topsy-turvy. [...]

10 January 2017
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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, so the saying goes. This blend of optimism and pragmatism has been [...]

21 December 2016
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It has been an eventful year for landlords. [...]

19 December 2016
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Sales of buy-to-let homes have plummeted more than half in the last 12 months, after the government launched a [...]

9 December 2016
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It may be regarded as a money-spinning idea by some, but a new study has laid bare the challenges of being a [...]

29 November 2016
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Challenger bank Paragon's shares jumped nearly four per cent in trading this morning after revealing increased [...]

23 November 2016
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Property transactions fell eight per cent year-on-year in October, according to figures from HM Revenue and Customs [...]

22 November 2016
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The government is to hand the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee (FPC) new powers to better regulate [...]

16 November 2016
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Chairman of the estate agents Knight Frank has called on the UK government to reverse changes to stamp duty taxes. [...]

10 October 2016
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The UK is grappling with a 1.8m shortfall in properties available to renters, chartered surveyors have said, due [...]

4 October 2016
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Property might be the investment of choice for the Bank of England's chief economist but research by a leading [...]

3 October 2016
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Landlords have claimed they will be forced to raise rents as a result of the government's string of tax changes [...]

1 October 2016
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The Bank of England's crackdown on landlords kicked up a notch this morning, with a set of tough new lending restrictions [...]

29 September 2016
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Investors searching for the best yield on buy to let properties should be looking to the north of England, according [...]

26 September 2016
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The first figures on mortgage lending to cover the full month since the Brexit vote show that lending to home [...]

14 September 2016
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Talk of a house price bubble bursting came to naught in August as house prices continued to grow – although [...]

13 September 2016
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Have warnings over the government's attempts to reduce second home buying just come to pass? New figures have [...]

12 September 2016
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A couple crowned Britain's biggest buy-to-let landlords have sold off nearly half of their £250m property portfolio [...]

11 September 2016
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Twenty years since buy to let took off, landlords are now a crucial part of Britain’s housing ecosystem. The [...]

6 September 2016
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The Bank of England’s chief economist Andy Haldane drew ire from the pensions industry for the second time [...]

31 August 2016
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The number of mortgages approved fell to their lowest level in 18 months in July, suggesting house prices could [...]

24 August 2016
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Shares in specialist lender One Savings bank jumped over nine per cent this morning after it released half year [...]

24 August 2016
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Property crowdfunding and marketplace lending aren’t for everyone. The former can involve high fees, and you [...]

18 August 2016
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There has been much fevered debate over whether the Brexit vote has affected house prices or not. [...]

16 August 2016
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On the morning of 24 June, as Britain woke up to the reality that as a nation we’d voted to leave the EU, it [...]

2 August 2016
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The UK's largest estate agent said it had been hit by a slowdown in housing transactions in the run-up to the [...]

28 July 2016
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London's luxury property market is suffering from oversupply this year after the government's stamp duty changes [...]

8 July 2016
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The government's tax changes on second homes has produced a record demand for mortgages through companies in the [...]

10 June 2016
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The government's stamp duty hike on second homes started to take its effect on the rental market in May as buy [...]

8 June 2016
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