When George Osbourne used his summer budget to deliver a sizeable cut to the mortgage interest relief buy-to-let landlords are able to claim, it sparked considerable consternation in the landlord community.
As the clocks change and the evenings get darker, we are reminded that the winter weather is just around the corner. During the winter months, we start to feel the cold more and this brings our attention to the damp and condensation issues that are lurking in our homes.
The Government has announced that a new law requiring all rental properties to have a working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms installed will come into force in October this year.
Drying washing indoors can pose a serious health risk to people with weakened immune systems or severe asthma, doctors have warned.