Implementation of the Immigration Act

The Immigration Act 2014 introduced a requirement for landlords of private rental accommodation to conduct checks to establish that new tenants have the right to live in the UK. Landlords who rent to illegal migrants without conducting these checks will be liable for a civil penalty of up to £3000. If the landlord engages a …


HMRC toolkits and webinars in August

HMRC has launched live webinars to help landlords and businesses. Their first session takes place on Thursday 7 August at 2.00pm and is described as an introduction to property income. It is aimed at anyone who is soon going to receive income from property or those who have recently started receiving income from property. It …


Tenancy Deposit Scheme survey

Thank you very much to members who took part in our recent tenancy deposit scheme survey. You can download a PDF summary of the results here. With tenancy deposit schemes (TDS) in Scotland marking their second anniversary, the Scottish Association of Landlords (SAL) has undertaken a member survey to gather information from landlords and letting agents on …


Help to Buy scheme extended in budget

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