Birmingham City Council supports good landlords
Senior Policy Officer at the NLA, David Cox, shares some good news for NLA members and accredited landlords in Birmingham.
National Landlords Association - Posted 02/05/2013
A Student Perspective On Renting In The Private Rented Sector
Chloe Bryer, a student from the University of Kent, shares her tips for student tenants.
National Landlords Association - Posted 25/04/2013
Rent control is not the answer
Richard Blanco, London Representative for the National Landlords Association (NLA) explains why the UK must not return to Rent Control.
National Landlords Association - Posted 18/04/2013
Things are looking up: Arrears are down!
There’s good news for landlords and tenants alike with rent arrears at their lowest level since March 2010.
National Landlords Association - Posted 04/04/2013
Void periods on steady decline
According to the latest research from the National Landlords Association (NLA), void periods in private-residential property have fallen to their lowest level in over a year, helped by strong and consistent tenant demand.
National Landlords Association - Posted 27/03/2013
What does this year’s Budget mean for the UK’s housing market?
Unfortunately the speech didn’t grant the reform of Capital Gains Tax (CGT), Stamp Duty Land Tax or Energy Saving Allowance that we were hoping for but there was good news for home buyers as George Osborne took the Budget as an opportunity to unveil the Help to Buy Scheme.
National Landlords Association - Posted 21/03/2013
What does an AA1 credit rating mean for landlords?
Last month the UK lost its AAA credit rating from Moody’s to an AA1 rating. Dean Velani, the NLA’s Parliamentary Officer, reflects on what this could mean for landlords.
National Landlords Association - Posted 06/03/2013
Mortgage lender exits LHA market: NLA warns this could lead to shortage of affordable housing
Mortgage provider Nationwide, which provides buy-to-let mortgages for 34 per cent of the buy-to-let market*, withdrew from lending to new landlord customers with Local Housing Authority tenants yesterday.
National Landlords Association - Posted 28/02/2013
NLA comments on the OFT's lettings market report
The National Landlords Association (NLA) welcomes the OFT’s recommendations to build standards in the letting agent market.
National Landlords Association - Posted 22/02/2013
Reduced budget for Council Tax benefit from April 2013
Changes to Council Tax exemptions are a hot topic for landlords at the moment. NLA Director and Local Representative for East Sussex, Tony Richard, tells us more...
National Landlords Association - Posted 19/02/2013