The deposit protection system has recently been put into a state of flux by the recent ruling of the Court of Appeal. The judges held that when a fixed term assured tenancy comes to an end but the tenant remains in occupation under a statutory periodic tenancy, the landlord must go through the process of protecting the deposit again. This is because in the Court’s view a new tenancy has come into existence
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The Government's Help to Buy scheme has been criticised from within its own coalition by Vince Cable, the Business Secretary. It may 'inflate the market' said Cable
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With many thousands of people unable to obtain a mortgage due to high prices, and others unable to afford rent, is it time to build more homes in the UK?
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More people still looking to get onto the ladder or expand their portfolios.
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The combination of very low interest rates and a number of government measures to incentivise lending from banks has fired up property prices across the UK – but most notably in London
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