First time landlords must read this

Published: 13/05/2021

There is an ever growing number of laws surrounding the private rented sector, so becoming a landlord for the first time can be a minefield.

In recent years, significant laws have changed and come in to force with the majority of the laws putting greater emphasis on landlords to ensure to stay compliant to avoid penalties.

The laws recently introduced vary greatly and include outlawing charging any fees to tenants, the length of notice required to gain possession of the property and the variation of what is regarded as a licensable HMO (House of Multiple Occupation).

All new and accidental landlords should read this very informative guide produced by Propertymark- TEN THINGS ACCIDENTAL OR FIRST TIME LANDLORDS MUST KNOW- https://www.propertymark.co.uk/advice-and-guides/landlords/top-tips-for-accidental-landlords/