Welcome to this edition of the Landlords’ Barometer, bringing you trending topics from propertytribes.com which unsurprisingly have something of a political slant!
In exciting news, we are pleased to report that one of our videos (with investment commentator Graham Rowan below) has topped 10,000 views. A record for our Youtube channel!
The respected investment commentator Graham Rowan explains why he sold up his buy-to-let investments three years ago – and this interview was recorded the day before the S21 announcement!
In part 2 of our interview with Graham Rowan, he discusses all the anti-landlord legislation of the past five years and says it’s time to “Get militant or get out!”
Over 150 replies to this topic which discusses the impact of a Corbyn government on the private rented sector.
The chief executive of Grainger, one of Britain’s biggest rental firms, has said that amateur landlords should give up and buy shares in her company instead.
Helen Gordon, whose company includes build-to-rent operations, told The Times that the traditional rental sector’s days are numbered.
A quarter of private landlords are looking to sell at least one property over the next year according to new research published by the Residential Landlords Association.
Anecdotal evidence from landlords on this claim.
The Landlord and Investment Show lands at London Olympia on June 13. Get your free tickets here.
The RLA are running a webinar on the impact of Section 21 on the private rented sector on June 4 at 11am. Register for your free place:
We recently ran “Portfolio Landlords Week” where we focused on how landlords can grow portfolios in the current market conditions, and how the gap is widening between small landlords and portfolio landlords in such areas as tax and finance.