Pension changes could see buy-to-let replace

As soon as George Osborne announced that the requirement for savers to buy annuities with their pension funds could be withdrawn, the media jumped on it as a potential boom for the buy-to-let market. What's the story behind this and what affect might it have on existing landlords?

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Are landlords ready for the Immigration Bill?

Are landlords ready for the Immigration Bill?

Despite assurances from the Home Secretary that landlords are not going to be asked to become immigration experts, it looks like the current version of the Immigration Bill will put the onus on landlords to check that tenants have a right to be in the UK and will be fined if they fail.

April buy-to-let mortgage roundup - focus on remortgaging

The proportion of remortgage applications at LPC mortgages is going through the roof, with nearly half of last year's applicants looking at remortgaging. Andy Young takes a look at this phenomenon.

Rent-to-rent rebranding causes confusion with rent guarantee policies

Rent guarantee policies, which protect landlords against tenants who default, are being confused with rent-to-rent schemes, which are attracting a lot of bad press.

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