Around one in four landlords have their eyes on snapping up more buy-to-let properties over the next year as they look to extend their portfolios.
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The Scottish government has urged landlords operating throughout the country to sign up for a compulsory deposit protection scheme.
Letting groups have savaged a report published by Shelter which appeared to claim that children who grow up in rented accommodation are put at an immediate disadvantage.
A new ten minute rule looks set to go in front of the House of Commons today (30th) which will call for greater regulation of the lettings industry, lettingagenttoday.co.uk reports.
A case involving the classification of advance rent as a deposit has been thrown out at the Court of Appeal, blog.tds.gb.com reports.
Home ownership has fallen for the first time in a century, the 2011 Census has found, landlordtoday.co.uk reports.
Housing Minister Mark Prisk has announced a number of housing projects forming part of the government's £1 billion Build to Rent fund, reports freshbusinessthinking.com.
Over 12,000 homes in the Leeds City Region will be eligible for energy efficiency improvements over the next few years after 11 councils launched Britain's largest Green Deal scheme to date.