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Rental demand outstrips supply

Demand for rental properties outstripped supply during the three months to the end of May, according to the Association of Residential Letting Agents. The trade body also found that rents rose for the fourth quarter running.

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Dear Delia I have a client who is looking to purchase a large Victorian house that has been converted into five self-contained flats. He confirms that planning permission is in place and building regulations have been certified. However, there is no separate legal title for each unit. While my client could obtain separate leaseholds, he is reluctant to incur the costs of doing so. Are there any lenders that would help?

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In Focus — February 2015

Jelf Employee Benefits looks at the issue of paying anaesthetist fees when the patient had no chance to discuss or agree to them prior to care; and provides recommendations for avoiding this scenario.

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