Can you afford to become a landlord?

Tuesday, 07 August 2012 | Article

The costs include:

Become a landlord and beat the static property market

Tuesday, 14 August 2012 | Article

After 11 years in the UK, my husband and I are thinking about returning to our native Australia next year.

Buy-to-let property could offer returns of over 7%

Monday, 21 May 2012 | Article

Rising rents, tight mortgage lending and a stagnant property market have created the perfect storm for the buy-to-let property market.

Lettings agency complaints rise by a quarter

Thursday, 15 March 2012 | News

The property ombudsman has called for urgent reform and stricter regulation in the lettings industry after a 26% rise in the number of complaints received in 2011.

Five tips before joining the buy-to-let market

Monday, 20 January 2014 | Article


Beware rogue letting agents

Monday, 01 August 2011 | Article

Rising house prices and the widening gap between earnings and the amount needed for a deposit, along with tighter lending criteria for mortgages, have forced a growing number of people to

Can you put your trust in estate agents?

Friday, 15 April 2011 | Article

William Adams, 69, from East Grinstead, learned about some of the tricks estate agents can pull the hard way.

Tenants failed by the letting system

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | TV /Video

I've been trying for two months to rent a house and it's a nightmare. Most people my age can't afford to buy so the market is very competitive and the letting agents are abusing this.

Will new crime map affect the value of your home?

Tuesday, 22 March 2011 | Article

If you're thinking of selling your house you can do plenty of things to present it in the best possible light.

Four steps to avoiding let-and-run scams

Tuesday, 08 February 2011 | Article

Empty buy-to-let properties are increasingly becoming targets for hit-and-run fraudsters, cheating firms and benefit agencies.