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Budget 2016 - what’s next for the housing market?

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Following up on the recent budget from Chancellor George Osborne, there has been increased concern regarding the housing market.

Posted by on 21 March 2016

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Should you buy a tenanted rental property?

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Some rental properties are sold with a tenant ‘in situ’ – but are these a good purchase?

Posted by on 19 January 2016

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Promoting knowledge and bettering the private rented sector for Landlords and Tenants

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We have some funds to give away! Bids must meet the aims of the TDS charity which are set out on the site - apply for funding here[http://tdsfoundation.org.uk/#apply-for-funding].

Posted by on 3 December 2015

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Rent Smart Wales has now been established

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It is a busy time for the private rented sector in Wales. Rent Smart Wales has been created as part of Cardiff Council to licence all landlords and agents in Wales. They will have to register and apply for a licence by 23rd November 2016 in order to comply with the new legislation or...

Posted by on 24 November 2015

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Read the revised cross-industry code for the Private Rented Sector

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*RICS has published a revised edition of the cross industry Private Rented Sector Code of Practice.*

Posted by Chris Kendall on 16 July 2015

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What did the coalition government do for the private rented sector?

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*The activities of the this Parliament came to a close on Thursday in advance of the impending general election.*

Posted by Chris Kendall on 27 March 2015

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Renting reform in Wales is now well underway

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* A major restructure of the private rented sector is now full steam ahead.*

Posted by on 10 February 2015

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Upad tenant survey reveals the good (and bad) landlords

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* James Davis, Upad Upad have recently conducted a survey of tenants to find out what makes a good or a bad landlord. CEO James Davis explains their findings. *

Posted by James Davis on 1 April 2014

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Something to sit on the Government website? Questions on the Tenants' Charter

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Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government,launched a series of plans relating to the private rented sector on 16 October 2013.  Perhaps the most important of these was that the government will publish a new code of practice setting standards for the management of property in the private rented sector, with...

Posted by Steve Harriott, CEO on 17 October 2013

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