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According to the latest rental yield from buy-to-let lender Fleet Mortgages, the East Midlands has seen an increase, bucking the general trend of the nationwide figures as a whole.

Recent reports have revealed over half of private landlords suffered from lost rental income because of the unprecedented circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic.

According to the National Residential Landlords Association’s survey for the fourth quarter of last year – some 56 per cent had lost rental income, with 12 per cent having lost more than 20 per cent that income.

As you know, our office is currently closed to members of the public, and we've just published the days over Christmas that we're open and when our team will taking a much-deserved  Xmas break. 

A London-based landlord has been hit with a £280,000 fine after major breaches in planning permission procedures and human safety.

In one of the biggest cases of its type in recent times, Shafait Ali, of Deptford was discovered to be housing eight people in a flat that was considered illegal for even one resident.

According to leading housing market analyst Savils, there’s some credence to idea that the change to the Capital Gains Tax may in fact mean landlords pay out less when compared to what they pay currently.

Lucian Cook, head of research at Savills, pointed out in a recent blog that during the days when CGT and income tax were the same level, there was a form of relief for inflationary gains - in other words, CGT was not applied on all profits, only those in excess of one of the standard measures for inflation.

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