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Paws for thought - pet-friendly renting is a big growth area

Wednesday 8th July 2020
Graham Norwood

The volume of UK home-hunters searching for pet-friendly rental properties has jumped since the start of lockdown, according to a…

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Industry reaction – evictions to restart after current ban ends on 23rd August

Thursday 2nd July 2020
Nigel Lewis

Announcement to begin hearings to progress evictions is made in the House of Lords by housing Minister of State, Lord Greenhalgh. The government has confirmed that the ongoing evictions ban is…

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Landlords urged to lobby MPs on impact of repossession ban

Monday 29th June 2020
Property Eye

andlord are being rallied to lobby their Members of Parliament to highlight the consequence of the five month ban on repossessions, due to end on 23 August. The National Residential Landlords Association and…

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HSBC RE-ENTERS BUY-TO-LET MARKET WITH NEW MORTGAGE RANGE

Monday 22nd June 2020
Houseladder

HSBC has started offering buy-to-let mortgages once again after clearing a backlog of physical property valuations across England and Scotland. The bank stopped all buy-to-let lending during the Covid-19 outbreak due to limitations on physical…

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Virtual viewing will help save the planet

Monday 15th June 2020
Eye Correspondent

Pupil , a spatial data company, says that virtual viewings could eliminate 51,500 cars from British roads each year with virtual property viewings, in turn…

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Data revolution: ‘Number plate’ system for all UK homes gets green light

Friday 12th June 2020
The Negotiator

After July 1st the government is to release its Unique Property Reference Numbers data to both homeowners and non-commercial organisations, creating a system similar to car registration numbers. The UK housing market is…

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Government Ban on Gas Boilers 2025 but what are the other options?

Tuesday 9th June 2020
Landlord Zone

In response to the rising impact of greenhouse gas emissions, the Chancellor recently announced a ban on gas boilers in new build homes…

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YOUR GUIDE TO INSPECTIONS, REPAIRS, AND GAS SAFETY CHECKS IN THE POST-LOCKDOWN PERIOD

Thursday 4th June 2020
Goodlord blog

Letting agents and contractors can now visit tenants' homes to carry out a range of essential and non-essential work or maintenance, as long as…

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Rental market rebounds after initial COVID-19 shock

Wednesday 3rd June 2020
Zoopla

Zoopla Rental Market Report, now in its third edition, is a unique, market-leading analysis of trends in the UK rental sector. This quarter's report…

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PROPERTY INVESTORS NOT DETERRED BY CORONAVIRUS CHAOS, RESEARCH CLAIMS

Tuesday 2nd June 2020
House ladder

The latest research from Property Hub has revealed that a huge 98% of property investors still consider property to be…

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