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Warning of rent guarantee scheme dangers

A leading figure in the lettings sector is warning that investors and landlords can be left out of pocket by hundreds of pounds and with tenancy problems if they fall for so-called ‘guaranteed rent’ schemes. Under a guaranteed rent arrangement, the landlord is required to sign over the property to a company or letting agent…

Agency calls for more HMO legislation

A property agency and management firm says there should be more stringent regulations governing homes in multiple occupation with an accreditation scheme for landlords which would entitle them to licensing fee reductions where appropriate. Mish Liyanage, managing director of The Mistoria Group, says that currently landlords only need to apply for a HMO licence if…