News

23
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 23 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: Sunday Post: Class divide in fire safety laws as some Scots tenants aren’t guaranteed a working smoke alarm – 18 June  Articles: Residential Landlord: May Sees Upturn In Rental Market – 21 June BBC News: Queen’s Speech 2017: Lettings fees to be banned – 21 …

16
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 16 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Guardian: Quarter of households in UK will rent privately by end of 2021, says report – 12 June Property Wire: Rented sector in Scotland has sound outlook despite political uncertainty in UK – 13 June PropertyTribes: New insight on public perception of landlords – 14 …

9
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 9 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Simple: Tory peer calls for new Government to ditch ill-conceived tax hikes on PRS – 5 June SHN: Letter to the Editor: Westminster actions still have an impact on Scottish housing – 5 June Mortgage Introducer: Half of landlords still looking to expand portfolios – …

2
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 2 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest – 2 June. Mentions: Property Industry Eye: Regulation: First letting agents in Scotland complete training ahead of mandatory licensing – 30 May Articles: Scottish Housing News: SFHA outlines its five general election asks – 26 May CommonSpace: Solidarity in action: Living Rent campaign defeats ‘illegal fees’ …

26
May

Letting agents in the media – 26 May

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: Scottish Housing News: First letting agents graduate from new training course – 22 May Articles: Residential Landlord: Scottish Tenancy Changes To Affect HMO Investment – 22 May SHN: House prices in Glasgow’s suburbs set to rise by almost a quarter in next five years – …

19
May

Letting agents in the media – 19 May

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: The National: No let-up in sight for housing agents – 22 May  Articles: Property118: Labour Party Manifesto for ‘Private Renters’ 2017 released – 17 May Mortgage Introducer: The next government must level the playing field between landlords and first-time buyers – 17 May Property118: Conservative …

12
May

Letting agents in the media – 12 May

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest – 12 May 2017 Articles: FT: Changes in the complex buy-to-let market – 8 May BBC: Concerns over rise of holiday lets in Edinburgh city centre – 8 May CityMetric: “The government should regard it as part of the solution”: What residential landlords want from this …

5
May

Letting agents in the media – 5 May

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest: Articles: Politics Home: Labour calls for landlords licensing scheme to end ‘unfit’ housing – 1 May PA News: Two-thirds of buy-to-let lenders forbid tenants on housing benefit – research – 1 May Property Wire: Number of UK landlords looking to buy more properties falls sharply – …

28
Apr

Letting agents in the media – 28 April

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest – 28 April. Articles: Simple: ‘Betrayed’ landlords urged to target marginal seats – 21 April City AM: New stamp duty rules are causing landlords to sell up in droves – 25 April Scottish Housing News: ‘Worrying’ report shows 24% increase in social sector evictions across Scotland …