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January 23rd, 2011
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The property industry is urging the Government to keep its pre-election pledge of restoring the direct payment of rent to landlords with buy to let insurance.

The level of unpaid rent is an increasing problem for many landlords. Read more…

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January 22nd, 2011
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The golden period of increasing rents for landlords with property insurance could have ended – albeit temporarily.

Rents fell for the first time since January 2010, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services. Read more…

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January 21st, 2011
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Landlord insurance holders may have to be prepared to deal with changes to the landscape within the private rental sector, according to a leading financial commentator.

Independent financial guide Citywire thinks that following a period of standard growth enjoyed up and down the country – buy to let insurance holders could be about to find life a little bit more complicated. Read more…

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January 20th, 2011
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Not all landlords with Rental Property Insurance are riding the current buy-to-let boom.

But help could be at hand.

A UK tourism expert is advising local landlords who are struggling to rent out their property on a monthly basis to consider advertising apartments as holiday homes instead. Read more…

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January 19th, 2011
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Property investors with buy to let insurance can look forward to retirement, according to one firm.

Annuities are the biggest con of the modern age leaving workers who have saved over their lifetime losing out when it comes to retirement. Read more…

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January 18th, 2011
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Rented property insurance holders letting in certain areas of the country should consider putting rents down, in order to ease the level of pressure being felt by tenants.

According to landlord news and information portal LettingZone, doing so could turn out to be a wise idea. Read more…

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January 18th, 2011
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Long-term landlords with Rented Property Insurance can look forward to near perfect market conditions through 2011, according to residential lettings agency Belvoir.

MD Dorian Gonsalves said: “The impact of the Government’s Comprehensive Spending Review will continue to impact on the private rental sector throughout 2011 and I believe that there will be a nationwide increase in rents throughout the year. Read more…

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