Launch of new property portal

Launch of new property portal

Launching next year, in the latest attempt in seeking to compete with the two biggest portals Rightmove and Zoopla is a new property portal named Rummage4Property. Countrywide and about 30 other estate agency groups including Barratt Developments, B...
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Rent Cap Success

Rent Cap Success

To reduce the maximum number of weeks’ rent a landlord can charge tenants, under new laws to be unveiled by ministers, landlords will only be able to charge renters a maximum of five weeks’ rent for deposits instead of six. Housing Secretary James B...
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Successful prosecution against a high-profile landlord Ashford Council said the ruling is a “powerful reminder” to private sector landlords that there will be serious consequences if they fail to deal fairly with their tenants.

Successful prosecution against a high-profile landlord Ashford Council said the ruling is a “powerful reminder” to private sector landlords that there will be serious consequences if they fail to deal fairly with their tenants.

Judith Wilson, 68, wife of controversial landlord and property tycoon Fergus Wilson, 70, has been found guilty of failing to comply with an enforcement notice following an issue with their ex-tenant’s hot water system, which was allegedly faulty for ...
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