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#NewsStory: RLA reveals new identity

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The Residential Landlords Association today reveals its new corporate identity, as the home for landlords.

Posted by Christel Jones on 6 March 2018

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#ExpertView: Pets and Property

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The question of pets in rental homes is an emotive and complicated one. In this article, Sally Walmsley, editor of RLA's RPI magazine, looks at the recent Labour Party proposal on pets in rental properties.

Posted by Christel Jones on 6 March 2018

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#AskTDS: "I’m a landlord – do TDS have to hold the deposit?”

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This article has been written in response to a landlord's query: "I'm a landlord - do TDS have to hold the deposit?"

Posted by Christel Jones on 2 March 2018

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2018 Legal Changes series - 2. Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards

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As you will already know, in most cases you need to have an Energy Performance Certificate for your property:

Posted by Christel Jones on 27 February 2018

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#ExpertView: The Countdown to MEES

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It is now just two months until new rules concerning Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) come into force in April. From April, all PRS homes rented out as either new lets or renewals must have a minimum energy performance rating of E on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). This will be extended to all existing...

Posted by Christel Jones on 13 February 2018

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#ExpertView: Tessa’s 2017 Tips for Landlords - 10. If you need to Evict your Tenants

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Evicting tenants is a horrible thing to do, but sometimes there is no alternative.

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 26 December 2017

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2017 Tips for Landlords - 9. Dealing with tenants who don't pay rent

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Tenants who don’t pay their rent are the number one problem for landlords.  Even if you are investing in property for capital growth rather than income you will need the income to pay your property expenses.

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 28 November 2017

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2017 Tips for Landlords - 8. Viewings and inspections during the tenancy

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So, your tenants are in place, they appear to be happy and paying their rent.  What happens now?

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 31 October 2017

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#AskTDS: "I'm a first time landlord, is the TDS a government approved deposit protection scheme?"

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This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: "I'm a first time landlord, is the TDS a government approved deposit protection scheme?"

Posted by Christel Jones on 20 October 2017

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