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New requirements for Electrical Safety Standards

Please be aware there is a new requirement for landlords to obtain and supply tenants with Electrical Safety Certificates. The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 will apply to all new tenancies from 1 July 2020 and to all existing tenancies from 1 April 2021. The Electrical Safety Certificate also

2020-08-24T00:32:06+01:00July 16th, 2020|

Stamp Duty Holiday to benefit buy to let investors

The Chancellor’s summer statement announced a stamp duty holiday which will apply to buy-to-let landlords. The new threshold took effect on 8th July 2020 and will run until the end of March 2021. Although property investors and second homeowners must continue to pay a 3 per cent stamp duty surcharge on purchases, they will pay

2020-07-16T14:55:37+01:00July 16th, 2020|
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