Two surveys recently revealed the top ten places in England for buy-to-let yields but do they agree? And if they don't, where are the differences? We compared estate agent Savills' survey in the Telegraph with HSBC's in the Express to find out.

New kids on the buy-to-let mortgage block

It looks like 2015 is going to be excellent year for the buy-to-let mortgage market. What are new providers offering to landlords?

Post-election moves - what can landlords expect?

The Queen's Speech at the opening of the new parliament a few weeks ago gave little indication that there will be much change in the buy-to-let market so what can landlords expect under a government with a slim majority?

Longer tenancies - what do they mean for landlords?

There's a lot of media pressure at the moment, on landlords and lenders, to allow longer term tenancies. But short-term tenancies offer flexibility for both tenants and landlords, what are the implications?

Boom time - 150,000 new rental properties hit the market in Q1

A report from Kent Reliance, one of the buy-to-let lenders that you can access through our 'Mortgages' tab at the top of the page, show that activity increased in the first three months of 2015 even before the rules on pensions were relaxed. Will this continue?

Boom time for buy-to-let mortgages

Andy Young from LPC Mortgages reviews the year so far and finds increasing competition delivering better deals as lenders go after the buoyant buy-to-let market. Deals on offer include 80% LTV and flat-rate arrangement fees.

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