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Most landlords undeterred by Brexit uncertainty

Only one in ten landlords would postpone expanding their property portfolios because of Brexit, whilst 3% of landlords said they would increase their investment in the buy-to-let market. However, other

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Rents expected to rise in 2017

ARLA’s Private Rental Sector (PRS) report for November shows the number of tenants experiencing rent increases continued to decrease, at 16%, a decrease from 18% in October. However, following the

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Coventry ups max buy-to-let age to 85

Kevin Purvey, director of intermediaries, at Coventry said: “Today’s mortgage market has to adapt to the changing needs of borrowers. “With more people working later in life, buy-to-let investors may

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Landlords turn to limited company BTLs

The number of lenders offering buy-to-let products to limited company investors increased in the first half of the year to 14 from 12. The rise was due to existing buy-to-let

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Rents down 0.2% in May

Rents fell by 0.2% from April to May due to the rush to buy investment properties before the 3% stamp duty surcharge came into force. The latest Buy-to-Let Index from

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Property investors opt for limited company BTLs

Limited company buy-to-let lending was four times higher in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the corresponding period in 2015. Kent Reliance’s Buy To Let Britain report found that

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Most landlords unfazed by stamp duty surcharge

Four in five (78%) would-be landlords will still consider investing in property after the new stamp duty rules are introduced from 1 April, Nottingham Building Society research shows. The 3%

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BTL reforms to trigger decline in supply

Over half (52%) of letting agents reported an uplift in interest from buyers looking to invest in BTL properties before the stamp duty reforms come into effect – an increase

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Budget 2016: Stamp duty surcharge hits buy-to-let investors

The 3% surcharge on buy-to-let property purchases was announced in the Autumn Statement last year and the government had initially suggested those with more than 15 property investments would be

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Paragon refreshes buy-to-let range

The five year fixed rate products can either increase in rate each year until the end of the term or decrease depending on the landlord’s preference. The launch comes as