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A revolutionary way to let a property or a recipe for disaster?

Browsing through our endless emails from Google alerts we came across an article from Simple Landlords Insurance which caught our eye – “An estate agent is paying tenants first year’s rent” and it got us thinking…. 263 more words

UK Landlords

Private Rented Sector vital to success of Dundee regeneration

Uncertainty and discouragement must stop if landlords are to provide the accommodation needed for Dundee to grow, says Amanda Wiewiorka (Director, Wardhaugh Property)

For the past two decades Dundee has been at the centre of what could be one of Scotland’s greatest city regeneration stories.  413 more words


Should Property Investors be exempt from Stamp Duty?

There has been so much in the news lately about the Stamp Duty changes, it is little wonder that there are so many opinions floating around on the subject. 537 more words


Rent controls: lessons from Berlin?

In March 2016, a study by the Centre for Economics and Business Research highlighted the growing problem of rising rents in the UK. The Cost of Renting… 911 more words


Supporting responsible private landlords can help MSPs solve housing crisis

During the campaign, all parties rightly put solving Scotland’s housing crisis at the top of their agenda.  Whilst the length of this Parliamentary term provides an opportunity to achieve this, it is essential is that all of our weapons are brought to bear, including recognising the role that private landlords can play.  315 more words

Scottish Politics

What next for Bristol Housing?

You might wonder what there is left to say about housing in Bristol with all the debate that’s occurred over the last few months? We seem to have had all the main mayoral candidates talking about it, making promises and pledges in their manifestos and statements. 1,352 more words