Last week, a report found that a lack of communication was the biggest reason behind deposit disputes between landlords, letting agents and their tenants.
A good tenant-landlord relationship is as an integral part of a successful landlord business as marketing, having the correct gas certificate or acting on repairs quickly. But despite the benefits of a friction-free relationship with a tenant, it’s often neglected. ...
Airbnb-style short-term lets could be subject to new licensing schemes and tax regulations in Scotland by 2021.
The Scottish government announced plans to hand local authorities the power to bring in licensing schemes as part of measures introduced to compact concerns about the impact of short lets in cities such as Edinburgh. ...