Breathing Space: A quick intro to the Debt Respite Scheme

Effective in England and Wales from 4 May 2021, this new scheme aims to help those with problem debt. It doesn’t cancel the debt and it isn’t a payment holiday, but it puts on hold any enforcement action and gives debtors ‘breathing space’ to find solutions. Let’s take a quick look at how this affects […]

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Your legal questions answered, with Lucy Alexander

You’re a landlord, not a legal expert. You can’t be expected to know how to deal with everything, but if things do go wrong, it’s good to know that there’s an easy way to get things sorted. Our legal team has simple, trusted procedures and strategies that will solve most problems, quickly, for a one-off, affordable […]

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You manage a lot, but you’re missing the big one.

You manage viewings, references, agreements, inventories, check-ins, repairs and check-outs. You’re missing the big one. Did you know you can include Rent Protection Insurance as part of your managed service fee to landlords? Usual fees of say, 10%, could be increased to 12.5% if you add Rent Protection Insurance into the mix. You’ll create a […]

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Whoa! Don’t write off those rent arrears!

Before you give up trying to recover rent arrears, give us the chance to get it back for you. We’re rather good at chasing rent arrears, at recovering long-term debts and tracing tenants who’ve done a moonlight flit. It’s your money. Your income. Your business. Fight for it and get us on the case. Our […]

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New Electrical Safety Regulations for Landlords

Amidst the excitement about lockdown easing on March 29th, another important date might have escaped your notice. From 1st April 2021, new electrical safety regulations apply to existing tenancies. From last summer, the regulations have applied to new tenancies but now have a wider reach. In brief, the regulations mean that landlords must have the […]

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March 2021 Newsletters

Please find our March Newsletters below containing all that is new in the property world for agents, landlords and tenants. March 2021 – Newsletter – Agents March 2021 – Newsletter – Landlords March 2021 – Newsletter – Tenants  

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Are you part of the Rent Protection statistic?

At LegalforLandlords we don’t just consider rent protection insurance as an optional extra. We consider it an essential. Why? Because we’ve seen the devastation caused when rental income isn’t on track or dries up altogether. We’ve helped people through the legal process of regaining control of their property, but without insurance, once that income’s gone, […]

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Legal Services for Landlords

From free advice to fixed-fee services that get your property, and the rent you’re owed, safely back in your hands… everyone here at Legal for Landlords is here for you! Check out the below legal services document for more information on the legal cycle Covid roadmap and to book in a free case review with […]

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Key Insurance for landlord and tenants

Key Insurance from LegalforLandlords

“Where did I put my keys?!” We’ve all been there, that sinking feeling when you reach into your pocket for your keys and they’re not there. The desperate patting down of all other possible pockets. Often, you find the key, but when you don’t, it’s always at the most inconvenient time. It’s dark, late and […]

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You can’t call 999 for every emergency

Our first responders are fabulous, but let’s face it, their job isn’t to sort the typical domestic emergency. Call them about a wasp nest or an electrical fault and you’ll get short shrift. But if you’re a landlord and your tenant calls about a drain that’s blocked or a boiler that won’t work, it is […]

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