Landlord advice

Fire safety regulations for UK landlords

Landlord advice

29 September 2023

AXA explains your fire safety responsibilities in different parts of the UK.

Subletting in the UK, is it illegal? What to know as a landlord

Landlord advice

12 March 2024

Is subletting in the UK illegal? While subletting is legal in the UK, tenants must first get permission from their landlord. For more information, read our handy landlord guide.

What is consent to let? A guide for landlords

Landlord advice

19 December 2023

If you’re a homeowner on a residential mortgage but are looking to rent out your property for a short period of time, you’ll need to get a consent to let agreement in place with your mortgage lender.

Investment property companies

Landlord advice

25 September 2023

With many landlords looking at buying multiple properties to rent out it is important they understand their options are.

A guide to landlord allowable expenses

Landlord advice

14 July 2023

Find out what landlord allowable expenses you can claim and protect your Self-Assessment rental income and only paying what you owe.

What is an HMO?

Landlord advice

4 July 2023

With changes on the way to houses in multiple occupation, AXA outlines what the new HMO rules in England might mean for you.

Dealing with rent arrears: What help is there for landlords?

Landlord advice

7 June 2023

With the cost of living on the rise, there is a potential that more renters will fall behind on their rent payments. As a landlord that may rely on rental income to meet your needs, this can have a big impact on your livelihood.

A landlords guide to sitting tenants & their rights

Landlord advice

12 May 2023

If you’re looking to buy or sell a property that currently has tenants in it, it’s important that you understand what rights they have before making a deal.

Private landlord or letting agent
Should I be a private landlord or use a letting agent?

Landlord advice

6 March 2023

Weighing up renting a property privately or through a letting agency? Here, AXA run through the pros and cons of each, and chats to landlords in the know.

What are guarantors?

Landlord advice

17 January 2023

If you’re a landlord looking for some security when taking on a tenant, this guide will cover the ins and outs of requiring tenants to provide a guarantor.