Law News

Buy-to-let investors are required to comply with a raft of legislation in order to stay on the correct side of the law. Stay up to date with any new legislative requirements, Government proposals and key deadlines in this section!

See the latest law news impacting the sector here.


mydeposits reappointed government-approved deposit scheme for Jersey

The decision has been made to keep mydeposits as the government-approved scheme administrator for Jersey’s tenancy deposit scheme.  The contract …

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Property industry reacts to reform of leasehold law announcement

A number of reforms have been planned to improve homeownership for millions in England and Wales. The government aims to …

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Clarification needed from Government on new eviction rules

As a matter of urgency, Generation Rent has called on the Government to explain how the new Civil Procedure Rules …

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Possession cases confirmed to continue from 24th August

A confirmation has come from a government Minister that the courts will begin to hear possession cases from 24th August, …

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Landlords are urged to lobby MPs to highlight the impact of the evictions ban

Landlords are being urged to lobby their Members of Parliament to highlight the consequence of the five-month ban on repossessions, …

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UK evictions ban prevents action from being taken against domestic abuse

The decision to extend the ban on evictions in the private rental sector will compound the suffering of victims of domestic …

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There is now more legislation covering the buy-to-let and property sectors than ever before. As such, it is imperative that investors, homeowners and tenants alike familiarise themselves with all industry regulation – or risk financial or even custodial punishment. How has legislation changed? Buy-to-let investors have certainly seen changes in legislation that have impacted on their finances during the last few years. From Right to Rent, mortgage interest tax relief and Stamp Duty, landlords are now expected to perform more duties and adhere to more regulation than at any period previously. Where can I find the latest law news? Here at Landlord News, we understand that alterations in legislation can pose challenges for many landlords. We endeavour to bring property owners the very latest updates on new regulations, alongside keeping them informed of changes to existing rules. Through daily articles, newsletters and an information calendar, you can source the very latest news on legislation impacting on your sector right here – every day!