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Buy to let

Plans for letting fees ban to go before MPs

Plans which will save English renters hundreds of pounds by banning letting fees will go before Parliament today

1 November 2017

Clause calling for landlords to increase rents to be removed from Santander terms

Santander has vowed to remove the controversial clause and insists it's never been enforced

17 February 2017

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

8 July 2015

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

8 July 2015

Guest Comment: Sarah Beeny decodes estate agent speak

Estate agent windows are a hotbed of flowery language. If you're baffled by descriptions, Sarah Beeny decodes them here

7 November 2014

Co-op Bank mortgage customers could be due share of £105m

Buy-to-let mortgage holders with the Co-operative Bank could be due money back after a payments blunder

21 October 2013

Consumers risk being sold wrong products, says FSA report

Consumers searching for the best deals face a 'major risk' of being sold financial products they do not need

14 March 2012

Rents rise to record high

Rents in England and Wales reached a record high of £718 per month in September, a report found today

21 October 2011

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