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6 Month Notice Periods for Welsh Landlords
6 Month Notice Periods for Welsh Landlords
The Welsh Government are 'temporarily' increasing the notice period to end a tenancy from 3 months to 6 months - effective today. The power to implement this, and to ignore the ...
Change to Welsh LTT: What does it mean for you?
Change to Welsh LTT: What does it mean for you?
Prospective homeowners and property professionals in Wales finally have clarity as Land Transaction Tax (LTT) changes have been confirmed by the Welsh Government. After the recent announcement that the Stamp Duty ...
Get Ready for Swansea’s Short Stay Market Boom
Get Ready for Swansea’s Short Stay Market Boom
Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford has announced he will be reviewing the self-contained accommodation market on 9th July to make the decision as to whether it will be safe to ...
Rental Tracker, June 2020
Rental Tracker, June 2020
The average rent in Swansea is currently £783pcm - up 1.28% from last month. Now we're at the end of Q2, we can see that the average rent in Swansea has ...
Housing Market Opens in Wales – Partially
Housing Market Opens in Wales – Partially
Positive news for landlords and vendors as the Welsh Government announces a partial opening of the housing market here in Wales. Under eased lockdown restrictions, viewings can take place, and tenancies ...
Catastrophic News for Landlords: Eviction Ban Extended by a Further 2 Months
Catastrophic News for Landlords: Eviction Ban Extended by a Further 2 Months
The UK Government has extended the date from which possession proceedings can re-commence. Though they originally set the date for the end of June, it has now been pushed back ...
Buy-to-Let Deal of the Month: 9.5% Yield
Buy-to-Let Deal of the Month: 9.5% Yield
My Buy to Let Deal of the Month is back! New on the market with Dawsons for £59,950*, this one bedroom property in Sketty Park is in need of full modernisation. It’s ...
Short Letting in Lockdown? 8 Questions You Must to Ask
Short Letting in Lockdown? 8 Questions You Must to Ask
The Coronavirus Act 2020 effectively shut down all short-stay rental accommodation with immediate effect. Many landlords I know (myself included!) were keen to support our amazing frontline key workers during ...
Swansea Rental Housing Update
Swansea Rental Housing Update
In a clear indication that Swansea landlords aren’t marketing their properties during lockdown, the number of properties currently available for let in Swansea has dropped for the first time this year.     The ...
Housing Market Still Closed for Business
Housing Market Still Closed for Business
Wales on LOCKDOWN for a further 3 weeks is going to divide opinion in the Housing Market – of that, there is no doubt! Renters are desperate to move, sellers ...
Rental Tracker, May 2020
Rental Tracker, May 2020
The average rent in Swansea is currently £773pcm - this is the same as the average rent for April 2020, and -2.89% on May 2019. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, May ...
Landlord Law of Attraction
Landlord Law of Attraction
[embed]https://www.facebook.com/406491290162212/videos/181125029601411/[/embed]   As you know, I’ve been working in lettings for almost 20 years. One of the things I often hear Swansea landlords saying is how difficult it can be to get ...
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