HMOs

HMOS, or house in multiple occupation, refers to a residential property where ‘common areas’ exist and it is shared by three or more tenants who are not members of the same family. Commonly seen with student and self-contained flats.

Landlord and agent fined thousands

Landlord and agent fined thousands

A landlord and his managing agent have been fined thousands of pounds after breaching the Housing Act 2004 regarding HMO regulations.[Read More...]

Dirty dishes in the sink irritate HMO renters more than anything else

Dirty dishes in the sink irritate HMO renters more than anything else

Leaving dirty dishes in the sink and not helping with the housework are among the top ten ‘renting bugbears’, according to research from Asda Money...[Read More...]

Shawbrook launches broker guide on HMO valuations

Shawbrook launches broker guide on HMO valuations

Shawbrook Bank has launched a broker guide on HMO valuations following a series of seminars with its valuation panel...[Read More...]

The Buy to Let Club secures exclusive 2 yr fixed rate

The Buy to Let Club secures exclusive 2 yr fixed rate

The Buy to Let Club has secured an entirely exclusive new two-year fixed rate for both residential and commercial landlords...[Read More...]

Things get political for landlords

Things get political for landlords

With the General Election on the horizon and a greater number of parties having a louder political voice, there is almost a new political opinion or policy launched every day... [Read More...]

All-time student high sparks HMO demand

All-time student high sparks HMO demand

A new report by the Mistoria Group has found that the demand for student HMO properties in the North West is soaring…[Read More...]