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Property Investors Blog - Regulations

Win for NRLA in Gas Certificate Appeal

Last week, the Court of Appeal sided with private landlords in the Trecarrell v Rouncefield case – a case which potentially threatened the way landlords could repossess properties.

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by Aleksandra Tuneski - 22nd June 2020
Moving house during the Covid-19 pandemic

Moving house during the Covid-19 pandemic

The Government have issued guidance on moving house during the Covid-19 pandemic.

This blog explains how Purple Frog will be working with our tenants to make sure house moves can continue as safely and smoothly as possible.

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by Patrick Garratt - 16th June 2020
Birmingham City Council - Article 4

Birmingham City Council – Article 4

Across the whole of Birmingham, permitted development rights to change a property from a family home to an HMO are withdrawn as of 8th June 2020.

IMPORTANT: If you don't maintain the C4 usage of your property, you could wipe thousands of pounds off the value of your property.

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by Patrick Garratt - 31st March 2020
Landlords, what maintenance should you be doing? Covid-19

Landlords, what maintenance should you be doing? Covid-19

As a landlord during these uncertain times it's hard to know what maintenance to be completing. Balancing the risk to tenants and contractors from Covid-19, against the requirements to ensure a property is safe and tenants can live comfortably.

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by Patrick Garratt - 27th March 2020
Section 8 and 21 Notice extended

Section 8 and 21 Notice extended

The draft emergency coronavirus bill provides protection from eviction for tenants throughout the coronavirus pandemic by extending the minimum notice required for section 8 and 21 evictions.

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by Patrick Garratt - 25th March 2020

How to Rent Guide

Landlords in England are required to provide a guide about renting to all tenants. You can find the document here, as well as an explanation of the legislation.

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by Patrick Garratt - 12th August 2019

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