Things Landlords Are Not Allowed to Do While Renting

Are you a property owner who’s recently decided to rent out your space?

That’s great, but you must be prepared for the responsibilities that come with being a landlord. One of the mistakes landlords make when renting is not educating themselves on tenancy regulations.

As much as you’d like to, there are certain things you just can’t do as a landlord. We’ve compiled a handy list of 5 things landlords are not allowed to do while renting their property.

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7 Common Mistakes Landlords Make When Renting

Being a landlord can be lucrative, but pitfalls can lead to headaches and costly mistakes. With so much to keep track of, it’s easy to overlook a few essential details. Fortunately, there are simple steps to minimise your chances of making a costly error when renting out your property.

Let’s look at the seven most common mistakes landlords make when renting in the UK and how to avoid them.

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Spotting the Next Up-and-Coming Area for a Great BTL Investment

Property can be a great way to generate income and increase wealth, but it requires careful research and planning. You need to know how to spot the areas that will offer the greatest return on investment (ROI) and how to manage your properties so they remain profitable.

This article offers five insightful tips to help you find the perfect buy-to-let (BTL) investment opportunity. And by the end, you’ll have all the knowledge you need to make an informed decision about your next BTL investment.

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Best Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of your BTL Property

The cost-of-living crisis in the UK has partly been driven by substantial energy price increases. And that’s bad news for you as a landlord. You might pay for energy as part of the rental price, which means a hefty increase in your overheads. However, most rentals don’t include energy bills, but if your tenants are struggling to pay their energy bills, you might find they can’t pay you the rent on time or at all.

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Buy-To-Let guide for landlords in 2023

This buy-to-let guide will explain everything there is to know about this investment type, including what it is, the benefits, and how to get started. If you’re considering joining the many buy-to-let investors in property, you must get a good grasp of what you’re signing up for.

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Which Is More Profitable for Landlords: Short or Long Term Renting?

Investing in property can be financially rewarding. However, it can have its ups and downs, with many decisions to make. Once invested, landlords face the dilemma of whether to rent short-term or long-term. While long-term rentals are in high demand, short-term rentals can be immensely lucrative. To help make that choice, we will discuss which is more profitable for landlords, short or long-term renting.

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Common Causes Of Stress For Landlords

If you are considering becoming a landlord because you think it will be a stress-free experience as you sit back and collect rental income, then think again.

Being a landlord can be just as stressful as a 9-5 job. Sure there’s no boss to order you about being a landlord. Still, similarly, a day job doesn’t involve putting down a serious amount of your income and being responsible for monthly mortgage payments for years.

This blog covers what causes landlords the biggest headaches and a few tips to help.

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Top 10 Questions To Ask When Buying A Property

When buying a property, you are making a significant investment that could make or break your buy-to-let business. For that reason, when viewing a property, it’s time to put aside that British habit of saying nothing for fear of being nosey or impolite.>

You need to know everything you possibly can. Sellers will be expecting a few possible questions they would prefer not to answer — so don’t be afraid. However, why not direct your questions to the estate agent if you prefer? They can help you get the information you need and perhaps even help you bag a sale at the right price for you.

Read on and bite the bullet with our all-important questions that all buyers should ask.

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Popular Misconceptions About Becoming A Property Investor

Becoming a real investor is a dream of plenty of people. So many of us hope to have money to invest in property while reaping a second income and potentially having assets to leave as an inheritance for loved ones. However, a heap of popular misconceptions stops countless people from making their dreams a reality. So with that in mind, this quick read aims to uncover the myths from the truth and could be the kick starter for you to become a property investor. Let’s dig in.

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What are the benefits of property management software?

Are you a landlord currently making do with trying to manage your business without software geared towards property management? Well, the truth is you are likely making your life much harder for little to no saving.

Property management software is aimed at helping you with all the tasks and paperwork you need to complete, so let’s look at the benefits and how you could save yourself a heap of admin.

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