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3rd March 2017

We have been watching with interest CEILA and their issues with ‘Purplebricks’ and false advertising. Having read their letter via a well-known trade publication to Purplebricks, we have to say their argument has a sound basis. A lot of us whinge to ourselves of the claims made by Purplebricks being unfair and are not accurate, […]


An interesting article appeared last week stating that ‘buy to let’ has never been so low, with the main inference being the recent tax changes to rental income as the cause. Yes the government’s changes to tax relief will certainly have affected the lending criteria, with it being much tougher to secure mortgages based on […]


It was recently reported that a significant number of Private Landlords are not registering deposits in the various schemes on offer. It is mandatory and carries significant penalties should it be reported. All deposits should be registered with one of the following: Insured scheme  The insurance product enables landlords or agents to retain the deposit […]