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Category: Research & Statistics

Sunak Abandons EPC Regulations, Yet Majority of Landlords Already Invested in Upgrades

In a surprising twist, Shawbrook Bank has unveiled research suggesting that a substantial majority of UK landlords had proactively made preparations and financial commitments to comply with the now-discarded 2025 Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) regulations for residential rental properties. The abandoned regulation, which had called for rental properties to achieve a minimum EPC rating of C by 2025 for new

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UK Housing Market Sees Sharpest Annual Price Drop in 14 Years: Halifax Report

House prices in the UK experienced another decline in August, with a significant drop of 4.6% compared to the same month in the previous year, according to data from the Halifax. The average cost of a house in August was £279,569 ($349,000), marking a decrease of about £5,000 from July, which equates to a monthly decline of 1.9%—the sharpest monthly

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99.75% Of UK Landlords Read Reviews When Shopping Online

RentalMarket.org, the largest website for landlords in the UK, has become a powerful platform for landlord consumers to share and access reviews regarding various services and companies in the rental market. With a dedicated focus on the rental industry, RentalMarket.org allows landlords to read and post reviews related to landlord insurance providers, home emergency services, solicitors, buy-to-let mortgages, and more.

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LATEST MEMBER RESEARCH: RMA Landlord Boiler Statistics 2023

The RM.org Landlord Boiler Statistics Q1 2023. A Collation of data between Aug 2022 – Jan 2023. RM.org landlords reported a 58% increase in home energy usage by their tenants as well as significant increases in the levels of repairs and replacements for boilers. Energy usage is up as tenants located at home during and ongoing post-lockdown adjustments.The COVID-19 pandemic

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Landlords: How To Become More Environmentally Friendly

In recent years the movement towards leading a sustainable and environmentally-friendly existence has been gathering pace. Alongside popular TV shows such as Blue Planet highlighting the damage our actions can have on the planet’s oceans, many retailers and supermarkets are aiming to reduce their plastic consumption and there has of course been the successful 5p carrier bag charge, introduced in England in

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Category: Research & Statistics

Sunak Abandons EPC Regulations, Yet Majority of Landlords Already Invested in Upgrades

In a surprising twist, Shawbrook Bank has unveiled research suggesting that a substantial majority of UK landlords had proactively made preparations and financial commitments to comply with the now-discarded 2025 Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) regulations for residential rental properties. The abandoned regulation, which had called for rental properties to achieve a minimum EPC rating of C by 2025 for new

Read More »

UK Housing Market Sees Sharpest Annual Price Drop in 14 Years: Halifax Report

House prices in the UK experienced another decline in August, with a significant drop of 4.6% compared to the same month in the previous year, according to data from the Halifax. The average cost of a house in August was £279,569 ($349,000), marking a decrease of about £5,000 from July, which equates to a monthly decline of 1.9%—the sharpest monthly

Read More »

99.75% Of UK Landlords Read Reviews When Shopping Online

RentalMarket.org, the largest website for landlords in the UK, has become a powerful platform for landlord consumers to share and access reviews regarding various services and companies in the rental market. With a dedicated focus on the rental industry, RentalMarket.org allows landlords to read and post reviews related to landlord insurance providers, home emergency services, solicitors, buy-to-let mortgages, and more.

Read More »

LATEST MEMBER RESEARCH: RMA Landlord Boiler Statistics 2023

The RM.org Landlord Boiler Statistics Q1 2023. A Collation of data between Aug 2022 – Jan 2023. RM.org landlords reported a 58% increase in home energy usage by their tenants as well as significant increases in the levels of repairs and replacements for boilers. Energy usage is up as tenants located at home during and ongoing post-lockdown adjustments.The COVID-19 pandemic

Read More »

Landlords: How To Become More Environmentally Friendly

In recent years the movement towards leading a sustainable and environmentally-friendly existence has been gathering pace. Alongside popular TV shows such as Blue Planet highlighting the damage our actions can have on the planet’s oceans, many retailers and supermarkets are aiming to reduce their plastic consumption and there has of course been the successful 5p carrier bag charge, introduced in England in

Read More »