Rent Controls in London

Rent Controls Ah, it is silly season again and the old chestnut of rent controls is back in the news. It is a topic we have written about a lot, most recently here: https://www.lettingfocus.com/blogs/2014/05/rent-controls/ Jeremy Corbyn has proposed that under Labour, councils could be given powers to control what he calls “skyrocketing rents”. He will be thinking especially of some form […]

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Buy to Let Advice: Don’t Trust Anyone

I have had a fairly interesting few months advising a very wide variety of clients who are either interested in improving their existing buy to let portfolios or who are stepping into residential investment and letting for the first time. My advice is usually delivered in one-to-one sessions with the client (or sometimes one-to-two, as most people will have a partner with […]

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