Changes afoot to Stamp Duty Land Tax?

01 Feb 2020 After a challenging period for the UK property market, recovery is very much on the cards and the end to uncertainty over Brexit augurs well for continued growth into 2020 and beyond. Irrespective of how you voted, the election of a majority government has...

Changes to Property Information Form (TA6) launched

31 Jan 2020 The Law Society has announced that there will be a new TA6 Property Information Form launching next week, on Friday February 7. The revised form will include updates on Japanese Knotweed and flood risk. The new form comes just a few days after the latest...

Shock as 500,000 rental homes lost to Airbnb and others

31 Jan 2020 Nearly half a million properties could be removed from the long-term lettings market as disenchanted landlords move to short-lets. A survey by the Association of Residential Letting Agents, in partnership with research consultancy Capital Economics, has...

Will 2020 be the year of AirBnB?

15 Jan 2020 Over the past decade, the short-term rental industry, now eponymised by Airbnb, has experienced meteoric growth. This has been driven by the rise and proliferation of online travel agencies (OTAs) who have very effectively tapped into a vast pool of...