Are landlords really to blame for the UK housing crisis?

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The Government’s recent assault on landlords with a series of tax hikes, have hit the sector hard, driving some to leave the buy-to-let market for good. The Government’s clear intention was to reduce BTL profits and contract the market, in an effort to stabilise house prices and help first time buyers onto the property ladder.

According to Peter Armistead, Managing Director of Armistead Property, although the government is trying to curb the buy-to-let market, property investment is robust in the long term. Read the full article here.


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