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What taxes do landlords pay?

You pay tax when you buy a property, every year you let the property, and later when you sell it. 

Here are some ways you can help speed up your home move. 

There's a huge number of sales being agreed at the moment, this means it's likely to take a bit longer from having your offer accepted to picking your keys up. The housing market is currently very busy so you may witness delays in the process. Having an estate agent to do all the chasing of the sale is often the best way to make your experience smooth and quick, however your agent can't speed up some challenges, such as local searches.

It's everyone's worst nightmare to discover someone has broken in and stolen your most valued possessions. It is a horrible feeling that no one should go through. It's important to remember that there is no guarantee in stopping a burglar and therefore insurance is vital. 

This top tip guide is to help you find the right professional letting agent for you. 

How to choose a Letting Agent

The growth of Buy-to-Let is getting stronger increasing the popularity of rental property as a long term investment. 20% of households were renting in the private sector in 2015-2016, that has more than doubled since the 1980's/ 1990's. Since 2000 2.5 million more households now rent. 

Most landlords will appoint an agent to handle the rental. There are a considerable number of letting agents. Given that the agent will be responsible for financial and legal matters you need to make sure you are happy with the agent you choose. 

We know the new lockdown and the guidelines can be confusing so this blog will help explain what you can and cannot do when it comes to moving home. 

While people are only allowed to leave home for limited reasons, non-essential shops and schools have closed. We expect the restrictions to remain in place until mid-February. 

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