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Santander to review 'misunderstood' buy-to-let clause that demands landlords hike rents

Santander confirmed review off "misunderstood" clause in buy-to-let mortgage, forcing landlords to increase rents

Airbnb enforces 90-day annual limit on London hosts – are you affected?

Hosts can now let out homes for a maximum of three months a year, unless they have planning permission

Record numbers seek debt help in 2016, warns charity

Over 300,000 owing an average of £14,000 each turned to StepChange for help between January and June

Pay rent on time to now boost your credit score... this and 50 more renters' tips

You don't need landlord's permission to save £100s

Do you rent? Here's a new trick to boost your credit rating

Millions of private tenants can boost their credit rating by opting in to a scheme that records if they pay rent on time

First-time buyer mortgage need-to-knows - from low rates to Help to Buy ISAs

Now's a stonking time to get a mortgage. Rates are close to rock-bottom but you should look at your finances first

Summer Budget 2015: Tax break if you take in a lodger

Anyone who takes in a lodger will get a bigger tax break from next year

Summer Budget 2015: Buy-to-let landlords hit by reduced tax breaks

Chancellor George Osborne's announcement will cap the amount that landlords can claim on mortgage interest payments

Recent home movers need to register to vote: check now

MoneySavingExpert has teamed up with the Electoral Commission to encourage people to register to vote

One in nine worried they can't pay for housing costs after Xmas

More than 3 million people fear they'll miss their rent or mortgage payments this month following the cost of Xmas

Renters only half as likely to switch as homeowners, says Ofgem

Ofgem says there's a lack of awareness among tenants about their rights to ditch and switch energy providers

Struggling with benefit changes? Contact your council - £20m unclaimed last year

More than £20m meant to help those struggling with housing costs following benefit reforms wasn't spent by councils

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