Archive for February, 2018

Prenuptial

How do prenups affect couples?

Prenuptial agreements (prenups) have been increasing in popularity, with couples looking to protect themselves following divorce. Although this seems like a reasonable and wise action to take, recent figures suggest […]

Landlords

6 changes that landlords should be aware of in 2018

Last year saw a number of dramatic changes for landlords and the rental market. Recently, there have been changes to buy-to-let mortgage tax relief, affordability tests and stamp duty which […]

Section 21

4 tips for landlords to avoid invalid section 21 notices

Getting your property back from your tenant can be tricky if don’t follow the correct procedure.¬† You can either serve a Section 8 notice or a Section 21 notice¬†depending on […]

consumer

Does consumer law apply to landlords?

Not many landlords would typically associate themselves with consumer law. Most landlords would normally refer to themselves as investors, however they are providing a service (a home) to consumers (their […]