As the General Election looms, we look at what it could mean for landlords in the Private Rental Sector …
Hopefully, the morning of 13 December will, at least, give us some clue as to what’s next. Will it be Brexit done or a hung parliament with more dithering for another year?
So, what could the election bring for the private landlord?
The main political parties have laid out their blueprints for government ahead of, what is likely to be, one of the most decisive general elections in recent years. On the face of it, and I make no political statement here, it looks, according to the different polls, that the Conservatives will have a double-digit win, allowing a parliamentary majority.
Personally, I’m only watching Labour and Conserative as I do not believe the others will form a government at this election. Both of the main parties are playing a little football with the PRS; here are some of the manifesto proposals: