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Property Investors Blog - Regulations

Debt Respite Scheme

From 4 May 2021, the Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space) will give someone in problem debt the right to legal protections from creditor action. Find out what this means for landlords.

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by Patrick Garratt - 31st January 2021
FREE Compliance Checklist

FREE Compliance Checklist

Our managed clients don't need to worry about compliance, it's our job to look after that for you.

But, if you manage your properties yourself, are you sure that you are complying with all currently legislation and regulations?

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by Patrick Garratt - 18th December 2020

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Across the whole of Birmingham, permitted development rights to change a property from a family home to an HMO are withdrawn as of 8th June 2020.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

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