Author: Nick Davies

New Model Tenancy Agreement prevents blanket ban on pets

A new standard tenancy agreement will make it easier for tenants with pets to find rented accommodation, the Government has announced.

Commercial Property: New rental valuation scheme to help commercial landlords ahead of ‘Revaluation 2023’

A new rental valuation scheme will help reduce administration for commercial property landlords ahead of Revaluation 2023, the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) has announced.

Commercial property: Demand for industrial and logistics space continues to grow

Demand for industrial and logistics space has continued its upward trajectory over the past 12 months, despite the challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest research.

Property: House prices reduced as market hots up ahead of stamp duty holiday deadline

House prices have reduced from record highs as people look to complete property transactions before the end of the stamp duty holiday in March 2021, according to the latest research.

Property: Movers becoming more likely to buy than first-time buyers

First-time buyers are less likely to buy property than movers, with research predicting a change in the market.

Commercial property: Market shows signs of recovery

According to the latest data, commercial investment in the UK rose by 42 per cent in June, with the commercial property yield remaining stable and experts highlighting the signs of recovery in the market.

Government publishes new code of practice on rental payments for the commercial property sector

The Government has published a new code of practice to provide the commercial property sector with clarity over rental payments during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Stamp duty: Government relaxing three-year rule for reclaiming surcharge

The Government is relaxing the three-year rule for reclaiming the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) surcharge for exceptional circumstances where a property could not be sold during the three-year time limit because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Commercial property: Government outlines plans for code of practice on rental payments

The Government has outlined plans for a code of practice to support the high street during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Retail sector calls for the Government to introduce a ‘rent relief’ scheme

Some experts in the retail sector are urging the Government to introduce a ‘rent relief’ scheme to help businesses cope with the impact of COVID-19.