Monthly Archives: March 2014

Get Your £10k Home Improvement Hand Out…

As a landlord you can be forgiven for thinking that every bit of news from the government concerning the lettings sector is bad for the landlord – A new set of obligations which comes with the obligatory application process. Creating paper, jobs and VAT income for the government! Enough of my cynicism 🙂 So this…

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Negative Equity Affects 500,000 Households

Nearly half a million UK households are still in negative equity – meaning their homes are worth less than the mortgages on them, figures show. There is wide regional variation, with 41% of borrowers in Northern Ireland – 68,000 homeowners – in negative equity at the end of 2013, the figures from mortgage group HML…

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