News

18
Aug

Letting agents in the media – 18 August

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Property Wire: More British landlords planning to sell than add to their portfolios – 15 August FT: Boost for landlords as buy-to-let mortgage prices fall – 15 August Property Wire: More than half of UK landlords are confident about the buy to let sector – …

11
Aug

Letting agents in the media – 11 August

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: STV:  Private renters and young Scots hit by housing ‘crisis’ – 7 August The Herald: Scotland records one of the biggest rises in monthly rents – 7 August Property118: Landlords losing confidence in rental profits – 7 August Energy Voice: Labour calls for SNP to …

4
Aug

Letting agents in the media – 4 August

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: BBC Good Morning Scotland – John Blackwood / Living Rent interview – 29 July  Articles: Central Property: One in four tenants would keep quiet about property damage – 28 July Mortgage Introducer: Landlords accused of discrimination by 38% of students – 31 July Property Wire: …

28
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 28 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Channel4 News: Almost one in five MPs are landlords – 21 July SHN: Blog: Energy efficiency in privately rented homes: you talked, we listened – 21 July CommonSpace: Tenant union set to roll out across country as Scots rents reach record high – 24 July …

21
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 21 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Ellon Times: Research shows private landlords are out of touch with tenants – 12 July Property Wire: Average rents in Scottish cities reached new record high in second quarter of 2017 – 14 July PA News: Tax bills could be reason for drop-off in overseas …

14
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 14 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: BT: Buy-to-let ‘mis-selling scandal’: have you been caught out? – 10 July SNP: SNP-led Edinburgh City Council plans for first Rent Pressure Zone – 11 July CommonSpace: Hope for the future: Cross-party rent controls breakthrough at Edinburgh City Council – 12 July Scotsman: Alyson Macdonald: …

7
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 7 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: SHN: CIH calls for ‘more ambitious’ energy efficiency standard for private landlords – 30 June Guardian: One in seven UK private tenants pays more than half income in rent – study – 3 July Property Wire: UK rental growth slows to a third of the …

30
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 30 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Property Industry Eye: Landlord confidence and tenant demand falling in the buy-to-let sector – 23 June FT Adviser: Buy-to-let landlords face triple threat – 23 June SHN: Holyrood committee to examine Scottish tower block fire safety – 26 June Scotsman: Finance Secretary Derek Mackay considers …

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 …